Tag: Baio

Check Your Passport: Revisiting the “Vampire Weekend” Story, Ten Years On

When Vampire Weekend arrived with a highly divisive debut a decade ago, the “preppy Columbia band does world music” narrative was set. But it wasn’t all that correct. 

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Lollapalooza Days Three and Four (7/30–31/2016)

And exhale.

RECAP: Local Natives Soar at FLOODfest Chicago

Can’t stop the music.

We’re Giving Away a Flyaway for Lollapalooza Featuring Festival Passes, Hotel Stay, (Very Special) Airfare, and More

Attention, everyone not in Chicago! Come kick it with us for Lollapalooza and FLOODfest in style—by heading over on a flight featuring a performance from Local Natives.

RSVP: FLOODfest Chicago 2016

Local Natives, Classixx, and Baio will bring the party to our very own mini-fest rocking Chicago on Saturday, July 30.

Radiohead, LCD Soundsytem, RHCP Come Back via Chicago: Lollapalooza 2016 Lineup Announced

Rumbling the walls of the Art Institute of Chicago for four days and nights this summer.

LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Baio at El Rey Theatre (2/4/2016)

The Vampire Weekend bassist classes up the joint.

Baio, “The Names”

Known best as the rug-cuttin’ bassist for indie-darlings-turned-Grammy-winners Vampire Weekend, Chris Baio offers a glimpse into the inner groove that fuels him with his solo debut “The Names.”

LISTEN: Vampire Weekend’s Chris Baio Shares Upbeat “Sister of Pearl” from Upcoming Debut LP

The new track follows last month’s “Brainwash yyrr Face”

Sound Board: The Week’s Best Tracks

Our picks for the best tracks out there for the week of May 25–29, 2015. Headphone-tested, FLOOD-approved.

LISTEN: Vampire Weekend Bassist Chris Baio Shares Blippy New Single “Brainwash Yyrr Face,” Announces Debut Solo Album

“The Names” will drop September 18 on Glassnote


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