Vampire Weekend, Killer Mike to perform at Bernie Sanders rally

The New York band’s frontman will also be joined by Dirty Projector’s Dave Longstreth

Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig and Killer Mike are among a number of musicians set to perform at a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.

Koenig, who has been an outspoken supporter of Sanders, confirmed in a tweet that he will be playing at the ‘Students for Bernie’ rally being held at the University of Iowa with a band that includes VC drummer Chris Tomson, Dirty Projector’s frontman Dave Longstreth, the Lucas Brothers and a student a cappella group.