ROCK BAND MY MORNING JACKET PERFORMS — On the night of the Homecoming dance,
Rebekah (guest star Claire Holt) opens up to Elena (Nina Dobrev) about why the evening is so
important to her, leaving Elena with conflicting emotions. Caroline (Candice Accola) and Matt (Zach
Roerig) are both shocked at Tyler’s (Michael Trevino) behavior throughout the evening. The night
takes a surreal turn when Klaus (Joseph Morgan) puts his latest plan into action. Determined to
outsmart Klaus, Damon (Ian Somerhalder) enters into a dangerous partnership, leading to a terrifying
turn of events. The band My Morning Jacket performs in the party scenes. Paul Wesley and Kat
Graham also star. Joshua Butler directed the episode written by Evan Bleiweiss (#309).