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Vampire Weekend recruit Jerry Seinfeld for their new video

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld stars in Vampire Weekend’s new video for their single ‘Sunflower’.

The video, directed by Jonah Hill, is filmed at Zabar’s and Upper West Side’s Barney Greengrass. On top of Seinfeld’s appearance, the band have recruited Steve Lacy of Los Angeles band The Internet. Lacy also features as a collaboration on the track itself.

‘Sunflower’ is one of four tracks released by Vampire Weekend which have been taken from their upcoming new album Father of the Bride.

The record, which will be the follow-up to 2013’s Modern Vampires of the City, is due to be released on May 3rd. The album will be made up of 18 songs and run for around 59 minutes. According to Koenig, the vinyl edition of the record will be released on two LPs. 

Here’s the clip: