From Cape Cod to Africa, Harlem to Dar es Salaam, Vampire Weekend wears its geographical knowledge on its collective sleeve. The band is slated to perform at the Oct. 26-27 Life Is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas, co-sponsored by CityLife.
“Walcott” (from the 2008 album Vampire Weekend)
Walcott, Cape Cod, Cape Cod, Walcott, Mystic Seaport, Cape Cod, Walcott, Cape Cod, Cape Cod, Walcott, Hyannisport, Cape Cod, The Holy Roman Empire, Walcott, New Jersey, Garden State, Cape Cod, Walcott, Wellfleet, Provincetown, Walcott, Cape Cod, Cape Cod, Walcott, Cape Cod, Cape Cod, Walcott,Cape Cod, Cape Cod, Walcott, Cape Cod, Cape Cod
“M79” (from Vampire Weekend)
Khyber Pass, Khyber Pass
“A-Punk” (fromVampire Weekend)
Hudson River, New Mexico, Washington Heights, bottom of the sea
“Cousins” (from the 2010 album Contra)
The ocean floor
“Horchata” (from Contra)
“Step” (from the 2013 album Modern Vampires of the City)
Angkor Wat, Mechanicsburg, Anchorage, Dar es Salaam, New York, LA, San Francisco, Oakland, Alameda, Berkeley, Astor (Place?)
“Hannah Hunt” (from Modern Vampires of the City)
Providence, Phoenix, Waverley, Lincoln, the US, Santa Barbara, freezing beaches, New York, the U.S.
“Finger Back” (from Modern Vampires of the City)
L.A., L.A., L.A., Jerusalem, W. 103rd and Broadway, Tarrytown, Rye, Tarrytown, Rye