Tag: Rostam Batmanglij

Rostam Rides the Wave of Change

The songwriter discusses the global and personal events that led to the composition of his second solo LP “Changephobia” and embracing the “new confusion.”

On “Changephobia,” Rostam Reminds Us Not to Avoid Our Feelings

Batmanglij’s sophomore album of the same name is out June 4 via Matsor Projects.

WATCH: “The OA” Is Back on Netflix for Season Two with Sharon Van Etten

In the new trailer, Prairie’s consciousness awakens in an alternate reality. 

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

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