Brandon Flowers + Chrissie Hynde Perform Pretenders’ ‘Don’t Get Me Wrong’
The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers' new album, The Desired Effect, has an influence decidedly drawn from '80s pop, and he paid tribute to that fact when he performed the Pretenders' 1986 single, "Don't Get Me Wrong," with that band's singer, Chrissie Hynde, last night (May 21) at O2 Academy Brixton in London. Check it out below:
Hynde's relationship with Flowers began to bloom prior to last night, as she's also featured on the duet on "Between Me and You on The Desired Effect. The pair played that track live as well, which you can watch below:
Just earlier today (May 22), Flowers released a lyric video for "I Can Change" as part of his The Desired Effect promotional efforts. He'll be continuing his road trip with another gig at O2 Academy Brixton tonight, then more European dates through June, then he'll return to the U.S. for concerts from July until wrapping up at Austin City Limits in October. Keep track of his complete tour dates here.