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With The Cure, Smashing Pumpkins, and Vampire Weekend, NOS Alive 2019 Went All-In On Big Headliners

Each July, the festival NOS Alive takes over a stretch of land just off the water in Lisbon. If your Instagram feed is anything like…
Ryan Leas | July 14, 2019 - 2:37 pm

The Anniversary

LP Turns 10

Rostam Batmanglij came out publicly in a Rolling Stone profile in 2010, but for anyone who had latched onto Discovery's LP, which was released a…
James Rettig | July 8, 2019 - 9:30 am

List

The 50 Best Albums Of 2019 So Far

Music has always been a vast universe to explore, and that sense of the unconquerable infinite has only intensified in an age of on-demand streaming…
Stereogum | June 11, 2019 - 10:00 am

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The Anniversary

LP Turns 10

Rostam Batmanglij came out publicly in a Rolling Stone profile in 2010, but for anyone who had latched onto Discovery's LP, which was released a…
James Rettig | July 8, 2019 - 9:30 am

Watch Vampire Weekend Cover Crowded House’s “Don’t Dream It’s Over” In Cleveland

Vampire Weekend kicked off their North American tour in support of their recent album Father Of The Bride this month, and they've been breaking out…
Peter Helman | June 15, 2019 - 5:13 pm

Haruomi Hosono Discusses Vampire Weekend Sampling His MUJI Background Music

Haruomi Hosono has become indie-rock's old It Boy in the last couple months, between Mac DeMarco pledging allegiance to the esteemed Japanese musician by covering
James Rettig | June 13, 2019 - 10:14 am

Vampire Weekend, Phish Cover “Gloria” To Celebrate St. Louis Blues’ First Stanley Cup

Last night, the St. Louis Blues won their first-ever Stanley Cup. They took the championship on the road, winning a dramatic game 7 against the…
Tom Breihan | June 13, 2019 - 9:32 am

Vampire Weekend Cover Parks And Rec Theme, And “Pizza Party” By Request Of Bucket Hat Wearer

Vampire Weekend just kicked off the North American tour in support of their recent album Father Of The Bride in earnest. They played a show…
Peter Helman | June 8, 2019 - 6:40 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Along with the new album that nobody liked, DJ Khaled released an insane seven music videos this past week. All of them are showy and…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2019 - 11:53 am

Vampire Weekend – “This Life” Video

Earlier this month, Vampire Weekend returned from a six-year silence with the generally excellent new album Father Of The Bride. And they're also getting back…
Tom Breihan | May 20, 2019 - 10:12 am

The Week In Pop

Behold The 1975 In 2019

Who are all these people? This was my first time seeing the 1975, and I was shocked at the sea of humanity in front of…
Chris DeVille | May 16, 2019 - 4:22 pm

One Of Vampire Weekend’s Father Of The Bride Japanese Bonus Tracks Features Jude Law

The Japanese version of Vampire Weekend's Father Of The Bride is out today, and it includes three bonus tracks not available elsewhere around the world.
Chris DeVille | May 15, 2019 - 10:39 am

Vampire Weekend Are The First Act With Three #1 Albums & No Hot 100 Hits

Vampire Weekend lands its third #1 album on the Billboard 200, as Father Of The Bride opens with 138,000 equivalent album units (119,000 in traditional…
Xander Zellner / Billboard | May 14, 2019 - 1:41 pm

Vampire Weekend’s Father Of The Bride Debuts At #1 With Biggest Week For A Rock Album This Year

Vampire Weekend topped the Billboard 200 with their last two albums, 2013's Modern Vampires Of The City and 2010's Contra. They continue the streak with…
Julia Gray | May 12, 2019 - 4:56 pm

Watch Vampire Weekend Play “Sunflower” & Cover Bob Dylan On Kimmel

When was the last time you heard a late-night TV crowd cheer an instrumental intro? It's the type of thing that just doesn't happen, but…
Tom Breihan | May 10, 2019 - 8:53 am

Watch Vampire Weekend Make Their Glorious Return To TV, Playing The Tonight Show With HAIM

Vampire Weekend are good at their jobs. Last weekend, the band came back from a six-year absence with the lush, expansive new album Father Of
Tom Breihan | May 8, 2019 - 9:11 am
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