Stream: Vampire Weekend enlist Goose, Sam Gendel for new EP ’40:42′

It's full of reinterpretations of their track '2021

Vampire Weekend have shared a new EP, 40:42, which features reinterpretations of their Father of the Bride track, “2021.”

The new collection has new versions of “2021,” recorded by Connecticut jam band Goose and jazz artist Sam Gendel respevtively. Clocking in at a whopping 20 minutes and 21 seconds long each, Vampire Weekend have pushed the track to the extreme with these curated covers.

The covers are accompanied by visuals, with Gendel’s version accompanied by animation he created himself, and Goose’s version accompanied by some performance footage.

Watch both clips and stream the EP below.
 


 

 
Lead photo courtesy of Chelsea Brimstin.