Posts Tagged ‘Vampire Weekend’

Diplo, Edward Droste, Rostam – “Long Way Home”

It’s shaping up to be a great day for remixes: right after Hudson Mohawke graced us with a remix of Four Tet’s “Parallel Jalebi,” Diplo appears in the company of Ed Droste and Rostam Batmangilj (of... Read more »

15 Songs That Will Make You Want To Move To New York

Ah, New York, the city of dreams. For many people who don't live in the city, New York is a place they dream of moving to or at least visiting one day. In the movies and... Read more »

Chromeo ft. Ezra Koenig from Vampire Weekend – “Ezra’s Interlude”

With their album White Women out May 12, Chromeo have shared another song from the record, “Ezra’s Interlude.” With Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig on vocals, the short track is a departure from the bouncy, funk and disco fueled party... Read more »

Watch Vampire Weekend’s Performance on Fallon

After frontman Ezra Koenig spent the day controlling the Instagram account for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, he and the rest of Vampire Weekend took the stage last night for a performance during the show.... Read more »

Listen To A New Version of Karen O’s “The Moon Song,” featuring Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig

Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O was one of the many artists featured on the soundtrack for Spike Jonze’s Her, with her contribution, “The Moon Song,” even garnering her an Oscar nomination for Best Original Song.... Read more »

Listen to a Remix of Broken Bells’ “Holding On For Life” By Vampire Weekend’s Chris Baio

Chris Baio, the bassist from Vampire Weekend, has been sporadically sharing remixes from his side project. Most recently, he’s taken on Broken Bells’ “Holding On For Life” (which will appear on the band’s forthcoming album, After... Read more »

Video: Vampire Weekend Performs “Unbelievers” and “Hannah Hunt” on Jimmy Kimmel

In support of their latest album, Modern Vampires of the City, Vampire Weekend appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. Taking to the Sony Outdoor Stage, the recently announced Governors Ball headliners performed two tracks off... Read more »

Full Governors Ball Lineup Announced; OutKast, Jack White, Vampire Weekend to Headline

Last week, amidst the frenzy surrounding OutKast’s 40-festival reunion tour announcement, a headlining spot at New York City’s Governors Ball was revealed. Naturally, fans went wild with pre-sale tickets for the festival selling out in minutes.... Read more »

Hear Vampire Weekend Take on Andrea Bocelli’s “Con te Partirò”

Ezra Koenig is too often portrayed as a cherub, a golden-voiced frontman who is more troubadour than rock star. But in the half-decade since their debut album, we’ve seen Ezra and Vampire Weekend grow into composed,... Read more »

Vampire Weekend ft. Danny Brown, Heems, and Despot – “Step (Remix)”

The mentality that one should have going into a brand new year is a mentality that assumes that anything is possible. Evidently, this is what the gentlemen from Vampire Weekend, Danny Brown, Heems, and Despot adopted,... Read more »

140 Characters of Brilliance: Twitter All-Stars 2013

As Twitter becomes an ever-more-popular way of interacting and engaging with the artists we love, we see some musicians taking full advantage of the uncensored platform that social media gives them, impressing us with their wit... Read more »

The Best Songs of 2013

In 2013, a handful of great albums proved that it isn't all about singles. Despite our shrinking attention spans and the world of illegal downloading and free streaming forever changing the way we consume music, there's... Read more »

A Year’s Worth of Music Recommendations Based On Artists You Already Like

In 2013, we got tired of getting music recommendations from computers. "If you like 2Pac, then you should listen to...." No, stop it. Maybe one day, computers will be able to "understand" music and automate music... Read more »

The Pigeons & Planes Staff Lists Their Favorite Albums of 2013

Making year-end lists is a difficult task. It is all the more difficult when you're part of a team. Everyone has their favorites, everyone is advocating for different albums, and naturally sacrifices have to be made.... Read more »

Bid On Original Art By The xx, St. Vincent, Purity Ring, Disclosure, Vampire Weekend, & More

Ever wanted to own an original piece of art by The xx, St. Vincent, or Vampire Weekend? Well now you can. Australian radio station FBi have asked musicians and bands to decorate a plain white canvas... Read more »