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)
RECAP: Local Natives Soar at FLOODfest Chicago
Can’t stop the music.
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