WATCH: The Avett Brothers Sing Heavy Metal, Play “Vanity” with Chris Cornell on Late Night

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The Avett Brothers played Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night and did “Vanity” from their upcoming release, Magpie And The Dandelion, due out October 15th. They brought Chris Cornell as their second lead and the result was stunnning. Check out the video below:

Before they did their slot, Jimmy put them through a little skit about how they might sound if they were part of a PBS-style “hits collection” of heavy metal songs done “Avett” style.