Tag: Rostam Batmanglij
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.
Rostam Basks in the “Half-Light”
After leaving Vampire Weekend, collaborating with Hamilton Leithauser, and producing just about all of your favorite pop stars, the LA-based musician is ready for his moment in the sun.
The Kids Don’t Stand a Chance: Rostam Is Out of Vampire Weekend [UPDATED]
He says that he will continue to collaborate with the band, but that he wants to focus on his own career.
LISTEN: Ra Ra Riot Shares New Track “Water” Featuring Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij
The Brooklyn indie pop act also details their upcoming new record, out February 19