Vampire Weekend made their way to the UK this week for some promotional opportunities behind their new album Modern Vampires of the City. On Tuesday, the band played a pair of songs on UK music program Later… with Jools Holland, which was followed up yesterday with a session at BBC Radio 1′s Maida Vale studios. Their hour-long performance include six new songs, specifically: “Obvious Bicycle”, “Everlasting Arms”, “Step”, “Ya Hey”, “Unbelievers”, and “Diane Young”", along with past past favorites like “Holiday”, “White Sky”, and “A-Punk”. Take a listen below.
Modern Vampires of the City arrives May 14th via XL Recordings. Pre-orders are ongoing.
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