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Last night, Portland's Keller Auditorium played host to Vampire Weekend. The band ran through hits from their first two albums and played a significant chunk of their excellent new record Modern…   Read Story »
A couple of nights ago, Vampire Weekend played a couple of the songs from their great new album Modern Vampires Of The City on SNL. And last night, they stuck around NBC's New York headquarters long…   Read Story »
Modern Vampires Of The City is out 5/14 on XL. Last night in advance of its release, the band returned to Saturday Night Live to perform "Diane Young" and "Unbelievers." Watch it below. And in case…   Read Story »
The title of Modern Vampires Of The City, the third album from Vampire Weekend, seems like it riffs on the band's name and on its members' status as sharp and witty New York men-about-town, guys who…   Read Story »
Between Roseland, Steve Buscemi, two char-burned Saabs, and some excellent singles, Vampire Weekend have laid their promotional campaign groundwork memorably. The only thing left is for you to hear…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, we saw video footage of Vampire Weekend performing "Diane Young" and "Unbelievers" on Jools Holland. Now, check out an extended version of the performance that also includes…   Read Story »
At 6AM the morning after their triumphant Steve Buscemi-directed Roseland Ballroom concert, VMPRWKND were on board a flight to London to do Jools, a BBC appearance, and a show at the Troxy, with a…   Read Story »
Vampire Weekend's entire Steve Buscemi-directed Roseland show is still streaming, but here's the straight dope: Two previously unperformed Modern Vampires Of The City songs, culled from Buscemi's…   Read Story »
Roseland Ballroom is up on 52nd St. in Manhattan, about 40 blocks higher than most indie rock bands ever venture. But in an amusing case of geographic razzmatazz, last night it hosted uptown's most…   Read Story »
The narrative behind Steve Buscemi and Vampire Weeknd's partnership for their upcoming American Express UNSTAGED webcast (4/28) becomes more robust with today's promo videos. Before the collaboration…   Read Story »