Andrew H. Walker, Getty Images Nine days after the deadly tornado that touched…
- Posted on Aug 2nd 2009 5:39PM by Emily Tan
The band recalls their most memorable rainy day performance when they went head to head with a storm at a Central Park SummerStage show in New York last June. "That was one of our best shows ever, and it was extremely rainy," lead singer Ezra Koenig says. "It was a monsoon."
But heavy winds and downpours didn't stop Vampire Weekend from taking the stage. The band played their 50-minute set with the same energy and ease as if it were a sunny day. And before they ended the show, a drenched Koenig thanked everyone for weathering the storm with them. "At first, we thought we were going to die, and now we're just having fun!" he said.