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Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij Scoring Michael Cera-Led Broadway Play

The Vampire Weekend multi-instrumentalist will score “This is Our Youth,” which debuts in August on Broadway.

04/09/2014

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Watch Karen O Perform ‘The Moon Song’ with Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend at The Oscars

From the movie ‘Her’ (note the matching socks).

03/02/2014

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Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup: Kanye West, Elton John, Jack White, Lionel Richie

Bonnaroo will also feature performances from The Flaming Lips, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Kaskade, Damon Albarn, Neutral Milk Hotel and many, many more.

02/19/2014

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Vampire Weekend Thought Trent Reznor was Pissed at Them

‘Oh, damn. Is Trent Reznor pissed at the Dubs?’”

01/28/2014

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Behind the Scenes at the 2014 GRAMMYS with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Daft Punk, Kacey Musgraves & More

What goes on behind the scenes at the GRAMMYs? Hear what winners such as Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Nile Rodgers, Kacey Musgraves, Darius Rucker & more had to say, and find out which artist brought the press room to tears.

01/27/2014

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Jenny Lewis Looking to Release New Solo Album This Spring

Jenny Lewis has been keeping herself busy over the past few years composing scores for Sundance worthy films and writing a song for Girls. But she’s finally ready to get back to her day job.

01/22/2014

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Governors Ball 2014 Lineup Led by OutKast, Jack White, Vampire Weekend The Strokes and Skrillex

This June 6-9 we hope and pray for no rain, as we get a huge bill which includes Interpol, Foster the People, J. Cole, The 1975, Sleigh Bells and Tyler the Creator.

01/15/2014

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Behind The Song: Vampire Weekend’s ‘Diane Young’

Frontman Ezra Koenig on about how the hit single from the GRAMMY-nominated ‘Modern Vampires of the City’ went through a rough ugly duckling stage until they figured out that vocal effect—you know the one.

01/14/2014

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Vampire Weekend, Miguel & Jenny Lewis on ‘Girls’ Vol. 2 Soundtrack

The soundtrack will also include songs from Lily Allen, M Ward, Beck and Christina Perri.

01/13/2014

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Vampire Weekend Goes Opera, Covers Andrea Bocelli’s ‘Con Te Patrio’

We’ve already heard Jim James covering Bob Marley, and Beck covering John Lennon, and now we have Vampire Weekend covering…opera.

01/07/2014

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New Releases: The 50 Best Albums of 2013

What was the last album you liked that talked about fracking AND gender politics? Dan Weiss sums up the year with his favorite albums, from Lady Gaga to a Malian blues album by Basseyou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba.

12/17/2013

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The Best Albums of 2013 Based on Pre-Release Stunts

2013 will forever be known as the year of the spectacular album rollout. But who really did it best?

12/12/2013

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Vampire Weekend, Beck, Fiona Apple, Jim James and More on Starbucks Love Songs Covers Compilation

You won’t be seeing this compilation on the rack next to the breath mints and Madeleine cookies for a few months now, but when you do see it at the front of Starbucks, it’ll be pretty enticing.

12/11/2013

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The Top 12 Reasons KROQ’s Almost Acoustic Christmas Show Ruled

Having 24 years of experience in rolling out the show, the KROQ Christmas charity benefit party was thick with highlights (even Miley Cyrus had to check out the scene), which are boiled down here into the top 12 moments that made the weekend rule.

12/09/2013

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Top 8 Moments at Live 105′s Not So Silent Night (Day 1)

Live 105′s Not So Silent Night kicked off last night (Dec. 6) at Oakland’s Oracle Center, marking the first half of the massive holiday festival. The top-shelf lineup for the first night featured Capital Cities, AFI, Arctic Monkeys, Queens of the Stone Age, Vampire Weekend, and last but certainly not least, Kings of Leon.

12/07/2013

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Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig Reviews Drake’s ‘Nothing Was the Same’… Sort of

If you went into Ezra Koenig’s review of Drake’s Nothing Was The Same, thinking you were going to read the Vampire Weekend frontman’s take on Drizzy’s latest album, you were sadly mistaken.

10/09/2013

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Chromeo’s New Album Will Feature Solange & Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig

For their new album, ‘White Women,’ Chromeo enlisted a little help from some of their famous friends.

09/19/2013

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