Tag: Vampire Weekend
The Best Albums of 2019
Twenty-five records that brought joy in a tough year.
EXCLUSIVE: Vampire Weekend Play “White Sky” on “Austin City Limits”
The indie rockers perform a song off their 2010 album “Contra” in their second “ACL” appearance.
Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig Comes Face to Face with Huey Lewis
The ’80s rocker opens up on the Vampire Weekend frontman’s Beats 1 radio show “Time Crisis.”
Chris Baio and Chris Tomson of Vampire Weekend Announce New Podcast, “The Road Taken”
The Ringer Podcast Network delivers the new program, featuring members of The Strokes, Can, Mobb Deep, and more.
The Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)
From American Football to Weyes Blood, twenty-five releases from this year that we stand behind without wobbling.
LIVE, IN PHOTOS: Vampire Weekend’s “Father of the Bride” Tour Hits Chicago’s Northerly Island
The band rolled into the Windy City for a foggy Father’s Day celebration.
FLOOD ESSENTIALS: May 2019 feat. The National, Vampire Weekend, Cate Le Bon, and More
The songs and albums from last month you should listen to immediately.
TV EYE: Vampire Weekend Season Continues to Bloom on “Kimmel”
Ezra Koenig and company brought “Sunflower” to the Hollywood late-night circuit. Watch it here.
Vampire Weekend, “Father of the Bride”
This is Vampire Weekend’s “White Album”—all its baroque catchiness and experimentation in one not-so-neat double LP package.
Billie Eilish, Janelle Monáe, Vampire Weekend, and More Set for Life Is Beautiful 2019
Maggie Rogers, Carly Rae Jepsen, Lil Wayne, and Toto will also rock the Vegas fall music fest.
FLOOD ESSENTIALS: March 2019 featuring Tame Impala, Lizzo, SASAMI, and More
In our opinion, these were the new tunes worth your while during the first month of spring.
Vampire Weekend’s “Sunflower” Video Was Directed by Jonah Hill and Celebrates New York Food
Jerry Seinfeld plus bagels? Now that’s a classic combo.
WATCH: Vampire Weekend Makes Fancy Pancakes in New “Harmony Hall” Video
Sadly, there is no Rashida Jones cameo in the latest clip from Ezra Koenig and company.
Vampire Weekend Is Obsessed with Referencing Columbia
When it comes to songwriters with Ivy school spirit, Ezra Koenig is in a league of his own.
Vampire Weekend’s Return: Everything We Know So Far
Six years is a very long time in the world of music. Will you take Vampire Weekend back or nah?
Lollapalooza 2018: The Youth Shall Set You Free
As the Chicago-set music festival ages, its audience appears to be getting younger.
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.
Who Cares About Becky with the Good Hair?
To make “Lemonade” all about her potential marital troubles is to once again yoke Beyoncé’s success to her husband—and to stay mired in the madness that this album was built to expose and transcend.
WATCH: Bernie Sanders Joins Members of Vampire Weekend and Dirty Projectors for “This Land is Your Land”
Plus: The University of Iowa’s Hawkapellas!
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
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”
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
FLOOD’s Picks for Record Store Day 2015
What the editorial staff of FLOOD will be heading to their favorite record stores to find on Saturday, April 18.
LISTEN: The Very Best Shares Track “Let Go,” Announces New Album “Makes A King”
Back in 2009, The Very Best boogied into the hearts of many with their excellent collaboration with Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig on the track, “Warm…