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12 reasons to stay in with Jools Holland this New Year's Eve
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Sadly, this week, we lost Mose Allison, Ndiouga Dieng and Leon Russell. Three very different musicians but all of whom came on the show. Watch their performances back here:

Later... with Jools Holland - Clips - BBC Two
Our tribute to the great Leonard Cohen is now available to watch on iPlayer. Watch him perform 3 songs and chat with Jools in a poignant interview back in 1993 on the second ever series of Later...with Jools Holland! -- [ Link ] #LaterJools
Did you miss any episodes of this series of Later...with Jools Holland? Fear not! Catch up with some of best moments here:

9 epic performances you may have missed from the latest series of Jools - BBC Music
Oxford quartet Glass Animals made their debut on last night's Later... with this funky gem from their latest LP How To Be A Human Being.

Watch the full performance of Life Itself: [ Link ]
Multi-platinum production duo Chase & Status were joined by guest singers Liam Bailey and Anelisa Lamola for a stirring performance of one of their biggest hits on tonight's show.

Watch the full performance of Blind Faith: [ Link ]
Amy Winehouse on Later... in November 2006, nearly 10 years ago.
Watch this performance of Tears Dry On Their Own from that very show.

Amy Winehouse - Tears Dry On Their Own (Later Archive 2006), Episode 1, Series 28, Later... with Jools Holland - BBC Two
Quiz question: can you guess which item belongs to which band on tonight's lineup? #LaterJools #behindthescenes
The final Later...with Jools Holland Live show of the series tomorrow night at 10pm on BBC Two with Chase & Status Glass Animals Sleigh Bells Joseph Nick Waterhouse Where's Jose? and chatting to Woody Woodmansey on Friday's show! #LaterJools
What a wonderfully eclectic group of musicians! Watch them all tonight on BBC Two at 11.05 pm! #LaterJools
'Amy Winehouse was extraordinary, a unique talent' (Jools Holland)

Yesterday marked the 10th anniversary of the release of the album Back to Black by Amy Winehouse.

Watch this groundbreaking performance from Later... in 2006.

Amy Winehouse - Rehab (Later Archive 2006), Episode 1, Series 28, Later... with Jools Holland - BBC Two
Russian-born, New York-based singer and pianist Regina Spektor returns to Later... with this gem from new album Remember Us To Life.

Watch the full performance of The Light: [ Link ]
Five years after her last performance, Emeli Sandé was back on tonight's show with a stunning preview of her much-anticipated new album Long Live the Angels.

Watch the full performance of Highs And Lows: [ Link ]
Get excited about Warpaint performing on the live show tonight by watching this awesome archive video from 2011.

Warpaint - Undertow (Later Archive 2011), Episode 6, Series 38, Later... with Jools Holland - BBC Two
We welcome Emeli Sandé to the live show this evening on BBC Two at 10pm. Watch this stunning archive performance from 2011 ahead of her performance.

Emeli Sande - Next To Me (Later Archive 2011), Episode 1, Series 39, Later... with Jools Holland - BBC Two
A strong female front on tomorrow night's #LaterJools with Emeli Sandé MØ Anoushka Shankar Warpaint Regina Spektor & Wilco LIVE at 10pm on BBC Two !
This must be some kind of record! A mere 57 years after they launched, five-piece vocal harmony legends The Temptations, led by original member Otis Williams, make their Later debut. They'll be back on Friday's show - 11.05pm on BBC Two.

Watch the full performance of Just My Imagination: [ Link ]