Tag Archives | Vampire Weekend

WPGU @ Lollapalooza 2013: Preview

For the past 5 years, Lollapalooza has been a staple of my summer schedule.  I will never forget my dad walking me down to the gates when I was 15, somehow allowing me to enter this lawless and crowded mass of humanity all by myself, before I even had my driver’s license.  I had grown […]

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Vampire Weekend – Diane Young (Video)

Our favorite Ivy League friends, Vampire Weekend, dropped a video of a burning car when the song “Diane Young” was first released earlier this year.  Now, however, they have seemed to have gone back and given that very track a proper video filled with many cameos and allusions (The Last Supper, anybody?).  Check out the […]

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Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires of the City (Review)

  Vampire Weekend’s first two albums definitely made big splashes in indie, and eventually pop-culture. They made the cover of Spin magazine before their first official release, and gathered a ton of buzz right from the start. While the previous two albums have a lot going for them, Modern Vampires of the City could be […]

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Vampire Weekend – Ya Hey (Video)

Vampire Weekend have seemingly perfected the art of the “lyric video”.  The videos for both “Step” and “Ya Hey” both picture the lyrics laid over picturesque images of New York City (and in this case, popping champagne).  Their third video from their upcoming album Modern Vampires of the City is called “Ya Hey” and is almost certainly destined […]

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Vampire Weekend – AmEx Unstaged (Full Concert Stream)

What’s better than Vampire Weekend playing a full concert with a ton of unreleased material?  Nothing.  Not a single thing on this world is better.  Last week, we posted about how Vampire Weekend was coming together with Steve Buscemi to put on a live concert for American Express in New York City.  Leading up to the show, […]

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Vampire Weekend – AmEx Unstaged (Preview)

AmEx Unstaged concerts are the best.  For those of you who are unfamiliar, American Express pays for a band to put on a concert and then hires a celebrity or a well-known director to direct the filming of the concert.  On April 28th, Vampire Weekend is set to have their very own Unstaged concert directed […]

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