Internet sleuths are on the case.
He’s even revealed a working title.
They’ve reportedly signed a new deal in preparation.
Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig addresses departure of co-founder Rostam Batmanglij.
“My identity as a songwriter + producer, I realized, needs to stand on its own”
After delighting punters with his band Vampire Weekend at last year’s Falls Festival, Chris Baio is returning to Australia for a pair of solo club shows. Under his solo monicker Baio, the award winning DJ and producer will visit our shores next month to perform two shows in Sydney and Melbourne, previewing tracks off his
It’s almost two years to the date since Vampire Weekend release their third album Modern Vampires Of The City but it seems like a fourth LP is still in the distant future. In an interview for No Effects Podcast (Via CoS) frontman Ezra Koenig said the band were currently in the “off-period” and “working on
Triple j will next week release their 10th Like A Version compilation album and to celebrate a decade of covers the station is hosting a day filled with some of the segment’s most memorable performances. Adding to the celebrations, Brisvegas indie outfit Ball Park Music stopped by the studio to perform a cover of Vampire
SBTRKT, the musical project of producer Aaron Jerome, has announced the release of his highly-anticipated sophomore album, titled Wonder Where We Land and dropped its first single, New Dorp, New York which features Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig. The UK producer debuted the track on BBC Radio 1, telling the station it’s “a funny tune
In a bizarre melding of worlds, the creator of a parody Seinfeld twitter account has launched a new online video game where players taking either the role of Jerry Seinfeld or Cosmo Kramer attempt to throw mints into an open surgery wound, while Vampire Weekend‘s Ezra Koenig sings an a cappella version of the show’s
New Zealand pop sensation Lorde may not have taken out the Hottest 100, but she’s the bookies’ favourite for Grammy Record Of The Year, with the 17-year-old at 8/11 to win the category with her smash Royals when the awards ceremony takes place later today. Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have already taken out Best Rap
New York City’s Governors Ball has just dropped its lineup announcement for the 2014 instalment of the festival and it’s a corker – apart from the previously announced Outkast, this year’s festivities will be graced by Jack White, The Strokes, Vampire Weekend, Phoenix and TV on the Radio. Wowzers. If that wasn’t enough for you,
Vampire Weekend‘s bassist Chris Baio narrowly escaped a flare to the head as one was thrown onstage as the Vampires rang in 2014 with their headlining set at Falls Festival in Lorne. Fasterlouder reports a video of the incident, which you can watch below, has emerged online which shows the band celebrating the new year
The pop-up tent city on the vast flats surrounding the North Byron Parklands was already well populated as the sun began to rise on the first day of 2014. In the days that followed, Falls Festival’s inaugural leg in Byron Bay would be a blur of brilliant musicianship, enchanting art installations and eccentric sideshows all
The lineups for Lollapalooza 2014‘s Chile and Argentina events have been unveiled, bringing the likes of Nine Inch Nails, Arcade Fire, Phoenix, Vampire Weekend, Pixies and many more to South American audiences, with some Antipodean names thrown in for good measure. Lollapalooza Chile will take place at Parque O’Higgins in Santiago from 29th-30th March, with
For the latest entry posted on The Talkhouse, a website dedicated to artists reviewing albums released by their fellow artists, Vampire Weekend’s frontman Ezra Koenig tackles Drake’s latest album Nothing Was The Same and despite his indie swag and hipster integrity, Koening liked what he heard. Despite confessing, “I didn’t listen to the whole thing,”
Vampire Weekend have announced that they will be kicking on from their Falls Festival 2013 and Southbound commitments with a run of headlining Australian tour date, which will see the band grace stages in both Melbourne and Sydney. Vampire Weekend are no strangers to our stages, in festival form or otherwise, and we can expect
Hot off the heels of the line up announcement for sister event Falls Festival 2013/2014, the roster for Western Australia’s Southbound is our hands, seeing most (but not all) of the Falls lineup making the journey across the country, including Vampire Weekend, MGMT and Grizzly Bear. Headliners The Roots sadly won’t be making the trip,
Vampire Weekend, Grizzly Bear, MGMT, The Roots, Violent Femmes and stacks more!
UPDATE: The Falls Festival 2013/2014 lineup has been announced – details here! The cats behind Falls Festival have announced via Facebook that the first lineup for the 2013 / 2014 event will be announced Monday, 12th August in the AM. The announcement will also come hand in hand with the first opportunity to win a