Hannibal Buress is a stand-up comedian and television writer based out of New York City. Named one of Variety magazine's "Ten Comics to Watch in 2010," he has steadily amassed a solid following thanks to well-received television appearances on late night talk shows such as Jimmy Kimmel Live and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. In 2009 and 2010, Buress acted as a member of the writing staff on Saturday Night Live, which eventually led to his receiving another writing gig on the popular NBC program 30 Rock. Buress's casual demeanor and sharp wit have made him a new in the comedy world, both on camera and behind the scenes.
Indie folk six-piece The War on Drugs is a band that was founded in Philadelphia by Adam Granduciel and Kurt Vile. Known for its fusion of Americana with fuzzy guitars hearkening back to 1990s shoegaze, The War on Drugs has built a devoted fan base since its formation in 2002. Though the group members are generally busy with other projects, The War on Drugs still releases new material and tours throughout the US and occasionally abroad.