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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

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What Have Vampire Weekend Been Up To Since Modern Vampires Of The City?

Vampire Weekend released their instant-classic third LP Modern Vampires Of The City on May 14, 2013. It was a different world back then: We were…
Chris DeVille | September 20, 2017 - 1:51 pm

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

More Rostam stories

Watch Rostam Break Out “Gwan” On Conan

Rostam's new album, Half-Light, came out last week and yesterday he appeared on Conan to perform stand-out track "Gwan." Rostam was joined by a large…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 22, 2017 - 2:00 pm

New Albums Streaming Today: Foo Fighters, Ariel Pink, The Cool Kids, Rostam, & More

It's a huge day for new album releases, and we've collected most of the major titles here for your streaming pleasure. The list does not…
Chris DeVille | September 15, 2017 - 9:41 am

Hear Rostam Break Down “Bike Dream” On Song Exploder

Rostam Batmanglij's debut solo album, Half-Light, comes out tomorrow (it was pushed back from its original release date last week), and the producer and former…
James Rettig | September 14, 2017 - 2:57 pm

Rostam – “Half-Light” (Feat. Wet’s Kelly Zutrau)

Next week, Rostam Batmanglij is releasing his debut album, Half-Light (it got pushed back a week). We've heard a ton of tracks from it over…
James Rettig | September 6, 2017 - 12:01 pm

Rostam – “Bike Dream”

At the beginning of last year, Rostam Batmanglij announced that he was leaving Vampire Weekend to focus on his solo career. Since then, he's shared…
Peter Helman | June 14, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Rostam – “Gwan” Video

After unveiling his spectacular post-Vampire Weekend single "Gravity Don't Pull Me" last year, Rostam Batmanglij went on Morning Becomes Eclectic and debuted another equally gorgeous…
Chris DeVille | April 26, 2017 - 11:00 am

RAC – “This Song” (Feat. Rostam)

This year, Andre Allen Anjos became the first Portuguese artist ever to win a Grammy (for his remix of Bob Moses' "Tearing Me Up"), but…
James Rettig | April 4, 2017 - 12:29 pm

Rostam Scores His Brother’s New Netflix Series The OA

Netflix's latest original series, The OA, debuted today. It was co-created and directed by Zal Batmanglij, the brother of Rostam Batmanglij, and it turns out…
James Rettig | December 16, 2016 - 3:18 pm

Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – “Mr. Tambourine Man” (Bob Dylan Cover)

Hamilton Leithauser and Rostam Batmanglij teamed up a couple of months ago on their excellent collaborative album I Had A Dream That You Were Mine.
Peter Helman | November 30, 2016 - 6:34 pm

Jim-E Stack – “Deadstream [Rostam Version]” (Feat. Charli XCX)

Here's something exciting from electronic producer Jim-E Stack: a new version of his recent single "Deadstream" remixed by Rostam Batmanglij and featuring vocals by both…
Chris DeVille | November 8, 2016 - 12:53 pm

Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – “If Only It Were True” (The Walkmen Cover)

Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam recently released their excellent new album, I Had A Dream That You Were Mine. Continuing the promo run for the album,…
Collin Robinson | November 3, 2016 - 12:32 pm

Watch Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam Play First Ever Show In Brooklyn

The Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser and ex-Vampire Weekender Rostam Batmanglij put out their collaborative album I Had A Dream That You Were Mine last week, and…
Peter Helman | September 27, 2016 - 10:27 pm
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