Ezra Koenig Covers Paul Simon

photo by James Bailey

Vampire Weekend‘s Ezra Koenig has turned his considerable talents to the tribute game, covering Paul Simon‘s 1972 track “Papa Hobo” for new film Ceremony. The rest of the film’s soundtrack, curated by Fruit Bats‘ Eric D. Johnson, features contributions from The Animals, Pete Townsend, and Star. Hear the Koenig cover (via Stereogum) and watch the trailer below (featuring the Unicorns!).

    Ezra Koenig – “Papa Hobo” (MP3)

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The soundtrack is out 4/26, the film hits theaters 4/8.

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