Watch Kurt Vile Cover Neil Young’s “Albuquerque” On An Australian TV Show (Video)

    Monday’s episode of popular Aussie music show RocKwiz saw Kurt Vile perform a cover of Neil Young’s “Albuquerque,” as well as a track of his own — “Snowflakes Are Dancing” from Wakin on a Pretty Daze. For the Tonight’s The Night highlight, the Philly alt-folker was accompanied onstage by Phoebe Baker of Melbourne act Alpine.

    RocKwiz is currenty in its 12th season in Australia, with a reportedly cult following (it  won an Australian Film Institute award in 2007 for Best Light Entertainment Television Series). In each episode, four contestants are joined by two musical guests, who end the show with a duet backed by the RocKwiz orchestra. 

    Watch Vile’s performance below, in two parts: