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How Miley Cyrus Inspired Charli XCX to Write ‘Kingdom’ For the ‘Mockingjay’ Soundtrack

It turns out it was Miley Cyrus, not Katniss Everdeen, who inspired Charli XCX’s track off the upcoming soundtrack to The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1.

11/13/2014

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HAIM Go All Jerry Springer In New Video For ‘My Song 5′ Featuring A$AP Ferg: Watch

Haim bring the drama in their latest video with a little help from Kesha, Grimes, Big Sean, Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig, producer Ariel Rechtshaid and Saturday Night Live star (and Sound Advice giver) Vanessa Bayer.

08/19/2014

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SBTRKT Announces ‘Wonder Where We Land’ LP, Shares ‘New Dorp, New York’ Feat. Ezra Koenig

SBTRKT, the masked producer that walks the world as a Aaron Jerome, is back with a full-length LP now announced, his follow-up to 2011′s self-titled effort.

07/22/2014

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Bonnaroo Day 2: Forgive Kanye West vs. F–k Kanye West

When Kanye fans meet Kanye haters, it is the unstoppable force meeting the immovable object.

06/15/2014

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Governors Ball 2014: A Chat About What Worked and What Didn’t

Here’s to Jenny Lewis’ rainbow/beige pant-suit, Neko Case’s skeleton pants, the Kills’ leopard-print backdrop, Ezra Koenig’s camo shorts, and Janelle always giving us shivers when she sings ‘Given ‘Em What They Love.’

06/09/2014

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Chromeo Recruits Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig for Slow Jam ‘Ezra’s Interlude’

“Ezra came in and we made him sound like a Bee Gee,” says Chromeo’s P-Thugg of the latest song to be revealed from the forthcoming “White Women” full-length.

04/17/2014

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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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