Vampire Weekend to live stream NYC concert, directed by Steve Buscemi - Reverb

Vampire Weekend to live stream NYC concert directed by Steve Buscemi

BY JAKE COYLE 
AP ENTERTAINMENT WRITER

NEW YORK (AP) — Steve Buscemi will direct a live stream of a Vampire Weekend concert to debut a new season of “Unstaged.”

The stream will launch the fourth season of “American Express Unstaged,” an online series that pairs notable directors with popular music acts. Vampire Weekend’s concert at the Roseland Ballroom in New York City on April 28 will stream live on VEVO and YouTube.

American Express was to officially announce the live stream Tuesday.

Vampire Weekend lead singer Ezra Koenig in a statement called Buscemi “a wonderful actor, a NYC legend and a great director.” Buscemi has directed four feature films, including 1996′s “Trees Lounge,” as well as several “Sopranos” episodes.

Vampire Weekend will release their third album, “Modern Vampires of the City,” on May 14.

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