Vampire Weekend make a joyful, imaginative return at EartH. Featured New Releases ... BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge 2013: Primary Artist : 2011 : Chilled Afterhours: Primary Artist : 2011 : Brit Awards 2011: Primary Artist : 2011 : BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge, Vol. Watch Biffy Clyro Cover Vampire Weekend’s “Diane Young” ... Biffy did an acoustic cover of VW’s massive single “Diane Young” on Radio 1’s Live Lounge… Vampire Weekend visit BBC Radio 1's "Live Lounge" to perform part of their new album, as well as a cover of Post Malone and Swae Lee's "Sunflower." A special cover of Labi Siffre’s “I Got The” was most fitting. The clear lack of preparation and pitchy confusion makes this the worst Live Lounge attempt in its history, whether it was a joke or not. Vampire Weekend has been preparing to release their fourth album, Father of the Bride, which drops May 3. Adele, Arctic Monkey, etc. When performing in BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge, it's customary to cover another artist's music. Eighty-one percent of ticket-holders showed up; the rest apparently needed to give the Blues their full attention elsewhere. Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania, USA Eclectic Los Angeles band Chicano Batman opened the show, mixing a little of this and a little of that to perfection. Get the Vampire Weekend Setlist of the concert at BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge, London, England on March 21, 2019 and other Vampire Weekend Setlists for free on setlist.fm! Despite taking several years away from the live arena, this is a band still holding onto their creative peak with ease. Get Email Updates. Vampire Weekend were on BBC Radio 1’s “Live Lounge” this morning where they covered Post Malone and Swae Lee’s “Sunflower” alongside the Father of the Bride track “Harmony Hall.”. Vampire Weekend covered Post Malone and Swae Lee's "Sunflower" on BBC Radio 1's "Live Lounge" this morning. Mumford & Sons – Tessellate 3. An hour into the show, as the Blues secured the Stanley Cup, chants for the band to perform “Gloria” took over. In response to Post Malone and Swae Lee's identically-titled single, the band covered the song … Father of the Bride is scheduled to see release on May 3. “We’re very happy you chose to spend a very big night with us,” he said. But it didn’t matter. You have permission to edit this article. Before the Vampire Weekend show, fans on their way into the venue were advised that photos of the band and its stage were not allowed. Still in the early stages of its tour, the show rolled out gloriously with no obvious kinks or time needed to settle into the grooves, with songs including “Sunflower,” “Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa,” “How Long?” and “This Life.”. Vampire Weekend cover Post Malone’s ‘Sunflower’ in the Live Lounge There weren’t many bucket hats, but requests included a couple of goodies: “Hannah Hunt” and “Sympathy.”, and here’s @vampireweekend stumbling through Gloria for their first encore #stanleycupfinal2019 #stanleycup @StLouisBlues #playgloria pic.twitter.com/ukEfMx0lzL, We both played in St. Louis last night but @arze and @damsofthewest @vampireweekend came by soundcheck! Sigala & Becky Hill – Wish You Well 3. Lunt Basement. The release marked the band's first project in nearly six years, following Modern Vampires of the City (2013), and the group's first project since multi-instrumentalist and producer Rostam … Ibiza, 2 Aug 2019 Support local journalism. This week New York quartet Vampire Weekend had their chance at … Hughley returning to Helium Comedy Club, Still 'Hot in Herre,' St. Louis star Nelly wraps up a nearly perfect 2020. The band delivered a rendition of Father of the Bride track ‘Harmony Hall’ and a cover of Post Malone and Swae Lee’s ‘Sunflower.’ Check them out below. In the end, Koenig said it was fun being in St. Louis and called it “a hell of a night.”. TVs in the lobby, in the corridors and at the adjoining Curtain Call Lounge were tuned to the game. "Sunflower" is a song by American indie pop band Vampire Weekend featuring singer and guitarist Steve Lacy. Vampire Weekend cover Sunflower by Post Malone & Swae Lee in the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge http://vevo.ly/BAkIfn BBC Radio 1 Kevin C. Johnson is the pop music critic for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Ibiza, 24 May 2019 Vampire Weekend join Fearne for their first Live Lounge of 2010. Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.