Conan’s new band gets an official name

Vivino
And it is…

Jimmy Vivino and the Basic Cable Band!

We already knew that Vivino (above), the associate music director, arranger, guitarist and vocalist for “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien” and “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” would fill the void left by Max Weinberg, who’s not returning as O’Brien’s band leader.

But here now is the rest of the band lineup: Scott Healy (keyboards); Mike Merritt (bass); Mark Pender (trumpet); Richie “LaBamba” Rosenberg (trombone); Jerry Vivino (saxophone, woodwinds and vocals); and James Wormworth (drums).

TBS’ “Conan” launches on Nov. 8.

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