Vampire Weekend Awed By Crowd At Glastonbury

New York afro-poppers play the first of their three gigs at the festival this year

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Vampire Weekend performed the first of their three gigs at this year’s Glastonbury Festival today (June 27).

The New York four-piece took to the Other Stage this afternoon and seemed considerably awed by the turnout.

Addressing the crowd, frontman Ezra Koenig said: “I can’t believe how many people we’re looking at. It’s such a beautiful sight, we’re really honoured to be back in your country.”

The group are set to play on the John Peel Stage tomorrow (June 28).

Vampire Weekend played:

“Mansard Roof”
“Campus”
“Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa”
“M79″
“[Untitled New Song]”
“A-Punk”
“I Stand Corrected”
“Bryn”
“One (Blake’s Got A New Face)”
“The Kids Don’t Stand A Chance”
“Oxford Comma”
“Walcott”


Keep an eye on Uncut.co.uk for more on Glastonbury performances, and check out NME.COM for all the up-to-date news from the festival.

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