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SBTRKT Announces New Album, Shares Single feat. Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig

UPDATE: Stream “New Dorp, New York” feat. Ezra Koenig below. Earlier this year, UK producer SBTRKT dropped a surprise EP out of nowhere. Today, he has announced the release of Wonder Where We Land, his highly-anticipated follow-up to his 2011 self-titled debut. Oh 2014, how sweet you are. The album artwork is above and a creepy trailer […]

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Vampire Weekend Extend Spring Tour Into June

Still riding high over off of last year’s critically adored Modern Vampires of the City, Vampire Weekend have announced eight new US tour dates. The eight shows are in June, extending the current April/May tour slate into the summer. As is tradition at this time of year, the band’s touring page overflows with festival dates. The current […]

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LISTEN: Chris Baio (Vampire Weekend) Remixes Broken Bells

Chris Baio has remixed yet another number under his DJ moniker Baio, and this time it’s a Broken Bells (the side project of Shins frontman James Mercer and Danger Mouse) track titled “Holding On For Life.” Baio gives the previously sparkle-pop number a psychedelic twist, stepping away from his usual dance-y style. In addition to […]

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Governors Ball Lineup Revealed: Outkast, Vampire Weekend, Jack White, The Strokes, Phoenix

In its first year, they snagged Girl Talk. In its second year, they snagged Beck. In its third year, they snagged Kanye West’s first solo set in five years. Now, after a week of clues, New York City’s Governors Ball Festival has announced their lineup and it’s bigger than ever. Outkast, Jack White, and Vampire […]

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New Orleans Jazz Fest Lineup Revealed: Bruce Springsteen, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend

In case you haven’t noticed, festival season is not too far off and lineup posters are popping up left and right. Next up to share their roster is the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival who boast an impressive list that includes Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, Foster the […]

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Vampire Weekend Release Cover Of Andrea Bocelli’s “Con Te Partirò”

Over the years, Vampire Weekend have proven themselves as the quirkiest bunch in the post-Death Cab indie rock scene. Enter their contribution to Sweatheart 2014, Starbucks’ Valentines Day 2014 compilation, a cover of neo-classical tune “Con Te Partirò” made famous by Andrea Bocelli. The cover adds the electronic element found on their 2013 record, Modern […]

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Hear Vampire Weekend’s “Step” Remix Featuring Danny Brown, Heems, Despot

Almost in an effort to have the last say of 2013, Vampire Weekend took to Twitter last night to share a “wintertime remix” of “Step” with verses from Danny Brown, Despot, and Heems. Download it below. The four piece band had quite a year, topping nearly every “Best of” list from 2013 with this year’s […]

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Kevin Devine Covers Vampire Weekend

Kevin Devine recorded a cover of Vampire Weekend’s hit, “Hannah Hunt,” and uploaded it to his Facebook page. Featuring just Devine and an acoustic guitar, the Brooklyn boy’s vocals juxtapose Ezra Koenig’s in the best way. The cover offers up a very different version from the one recorded by the New York-based Vampire Weekend. In […]

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Sky Ferreira Cancels Tour Dates with Vampire Weekend

Teenage pop singer Sky Ferreira has been all up in the news recently–from her arrest, drug use, and debut album release date–and now she’s getting another headline. Ferreira was supposed to open several dates for Vampire Weekend but recently backed out. Ferreira said her reason for missing her opening tour dates for Vampire Weekend this […]

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Vampire Weekend Cover Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”

Vampire Weekend covered one of Robin Thicke’s latest singles, “Blurred Lines,” on BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge. It sounds like they had a fun time singing it, you can take a listen to the cover by heading right here. The band has a number of tour dates coming up this month and through November. Be […]

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Vampire Weekend Release Video For “Diane Young”

Vampire Weekend have unleashed their wacky new music video for the song “Diane Young,” which was directed by Primo Kahn. There is no shortage of people coming in and out of the video or making an unforgettable entrance. Be sure to watch it a couple of times because there is a chance you might have […]

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WATCH: Vampire Weekend Perform Two Songs On ‘Saturday Night Live’

Brooklyn indie rockers Vampire Weekend performed two songs on last night’s episode of Saturday Night Live. The two songs were “Diane Young” and “Unbelievers,” both tracks off their upcoming album, Modern Vampires of the City, that’s up for release this Tuesday, May 14. You can also preview the new album on iTunes here. To watch […]