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May 16th, 2013
Arguably the biggest indie band in the world at the moment, New York’s Vampire Weekend released their hotly tipped third album, Modern Vampires of the City, this week. A few weeks ago, Damian spoke with Ezra Koenig (vocals/guitar) and Rostam Batmanglij (guitars/keyboards) about how different it was making the third album compared to the first [...]
November 1st, 2011
Rostam Batmanglij of Vampire Weekend has a solo project going on and shared his new song on his Tumblr today. Rostam still incorporates those catchy Vampire Weekend riffs into “Don’t Let It Get To You,” but he makes them a little less noticeable by burying them amongst obscure electronics. There’s no word yet if he’s [...]
October 6th, 2011
Cass McCombs will be releasing his second album of the year, Humor Risk, on November 7 on Domino. We got a glimpse of the album back in August with “The Same Thing” and Consequence of Sound points to “Robin Egg Blue (Gun Drum Mix).” Here, Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij takes Humor Risk‘s “Robin Egg Blue” [...]
July 8th, 2010
Rapper Kid Cudi, Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij and Best Coast have already become mainstays on our summer playlists but now Converse has created a dream come true by getting the trio together. The collaboration has been teased for a while on their site with profiles of each of the artists and now the song is [...]