Showing All "Vampire Weekend" Posts

UPDATE: Sky Ferreira has canceled all her remaining dates with Vampire Weekend. Via press release: "Sky performed on Monday Oct 1 in San Diego, after her initial diagnosis. Playing the concert led to…   Read Story »
You might remember late last year finding a commercial for a fake Christmas song compilation by indie music stars including Bon Iver, Beach House, and the xx. The parody video by Animal New York…   Read Story »
Virgin Mobile Freefest, which was held this past Saturday, might have been the best way to end music festival season for most people. It's got a solid line-up, it's only a single day, and (of course)…   Read Story »
Virgin Mobile Freefest is understandably something that a lot of music fans look forward to every year. The organizers have always curated a line-up that is a hell of a lot better than you would…   Read Story »
Vampire Weekend played their first hometown arena show (at Barclays Center) on Friday night, with Sky Ferreira and Solange. At the show, the band covered Blur's "Song 2." Check out a short live clip…   Read Story »
If you played our VMAs 2013 Drinking Game, you are very drunk right now. Tonight MTV invaded Brooklyn's Barclays Center for the 30th annual MTV Video Music Awards, the borough's first-ever televised…   Read Story »
Scotland's Biffy Clyro are responsible for one of my favorite albums of 2013, the double-LP Opposites, while Vampire Weekend released the Stereogum consensus choice for album of the year (so far)…   Read Story »
The final day of Outside Lands was definitely a more mellow affair than Saturday with its NIN headlined attack. Most people entering in the afternoon were greeted by Kurt Vile's excellent set on the…   Read Story »
Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National are about to record a Grateful Dead tribute album. The band will also include Scott and Bryan Devendorf. The name of the album will be Dead Hot, a nod to Red…   Read Story »
Vampire Weekend's "Diane Young" and Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" placed second and third, respectively, in our poll for 2013's Song Of The Summer. Both were devoured whole, however, by Daft Punk's…   Read Story »