Steve Buscemi to Direct Vampire Weekend for Amex Unstaged Series
PAIRING IN “AMERICAN EXPRESS UNSTAGED” FOR 2013
Created by American Express as a means for delivering premium music experiences to fans everywhere, the “American Express Unstaged” music series is a cutting-edge live event and interactive digital platform, bringing together popular musical artists with renowned film directors. This will be the 12th innovative digital stream and pairing within the award-winning series.
“We are thrilled to be working with Steve Buscemi, a wonderful actor, a NYC legend and a great director. We couldn’t have picked a better guy to man the cameras for our April 28th event, ” said band lead singer Ezra Koenig.
“I am really excited to collaborate with Vampire Weekend to bring their vision to life for this live streaming event,” said filmmaker Steve Buscemi.
Leading up to the April 28 performance, fans will be able to receive insider updates by connecting with American Express at www.amexunstaged.com, www.twitter.com/AmericanExpress or www.Facebook.com/AmericanExpress.