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SBTRKT Shares New Track “Higher” featuring Raury

Producer STBRKT has shared another new track from his forthcoming album, Wonder Where We Land, called “Higher.” The track also features an up-and-coming artist by the name of Raury, who spits verses so quick in this song that you have to go back and listen a couple of times to catch what he’s saying. This […]

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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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 […]

Vampire Weekend & The Black Keys battle

On The Colbert Report last night, he had Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig & The Black Keys on the show to see who should get his vote for Best Alternative Album. Check the clip from the show after the jump!

Vampire Weekend have a new song, and tour

Courtesy of Pitchfork The tasteful viral build up to Vampire Weekend’s new record, Contra, continues with the premiere of LP opener “Horchata” via their website in mere moments, according a countdown clock ticking down now. UPDATE: It’s available now! Download/stream the track below! The track starts frontman Ezra Koenig singing, “In December drinking horchata/ I […]

Vampire Weekend Talks New Album With Pitchfork

Courtesy of Pitchfork On January 29, 2008, Vampire Weekend played a show at NYC’s Bowery Ballroom celebrating the release of their self-titled debut LP. The gig was filled with hometown supporters who knew all of lead singer Ezra Koenig’s twisty words. The band went through their limited repertoire with precision, but it was tough to […]