Live Performance

The Killers Perform New Order Cover With Bernard Sumner

The Las Vegas rock band play "Crystal" in the Brit group's hometown of Manchester
Lester Cohen

The Killers performed with one of their biggest musical heroes, New Order’s Bernard Sumner, last week in the British group's hometown of England. 

"I don’t know if you know this or not, but we took our name from a New Order video," Brandon Flowers told the crowd. "I think they’re from here," he added, jokingly. 

Flowers brought out Sumner, introducing him as "the illustrious and praise-worthy Sheriff of Manchester," and then they soared into "Crystal," from New Order's 2001 album Get Ready

Check out the performance below. 

User Comments


Photo of the day

July 30: Third Times's a Charm

July 30: Third Times's a Charm

Still rockin' the slime-green hair, pop queen Katy Perry lands the cover (for the third time!) of Rolling Stone's August 2014 issue. In the revealing cover story Katy responds to cultural appropriation criticisms, having a baby someday, and more. Check out the full interview when the issue hits stands Friday!