Vampire Weekend recruit Danny Brown for ‘Step’ remix – listen

Despot and Da Racist's Heems also appear on 'wintertime' version of band's song

Vampire Weekend have revealed a new version of their song ‘Step’ featuring rapper Danny Brown. Scroll down to hear the track now.

The track, which is available to download for free, also features Heems of Das Racist and Despot. Dubbed a ‘wintertime remix’, the original version of ‘Step’ appears on Vampire Weekend’s 2013 album ‘Modern Vampires Of The City’ and samples Souls of Mischief’s ‘Step To My Girl’.

wintertime remix of Step featuring Danny Brown, Heems & Despot. Happy New Year from Vampire Weekend. http://t.co/0K3nzouzCV

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— Vampire Weekend (@vampireweekend) December 31, 2013

Danny Brown is set to embark on a short tour of the UK and Ireland. Brown will play five shows on the run, starting at London’s KOKO on February 21, 2014 before shows in Brighton, Manchester and Dublin, finishing in Glasgow on February 26. The gigs will take place as part of a wider European tour, with Brown also playing shows in Paris, Berlin, Stockholm, Oslo and more in March. Brown released his third studio album, ‘Old’, earlier this year. It followed 2010’s ‘The Hybrid’ and 2011’s ‘XXX’.

Danny Brown will play:

London KOKO (February 21)
Brighton Coalition (22)
Manchester Gorilla (23)
Dublin Academy (25)
Glasgow The Arches (26)

To check the availability of Danny Brown tickets and get all the latest listings, go to NME.COM/TICKETS now, or call 0844 858 6765

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