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Vampire Weekend announce 2020 tour dates

Vampire Weekend have been touring extensively behind their new album, Father of the Bride, and they have no plans to slow down anytime soon. The band has announced a new leg of North American dates for 2020. Between June and October, they’ll play 19 shows across the US and Canada, including in Pittsburgh, Asheville, Boise,

Live Review: Vampire Weekend Warms Up a Chilly Father’s Day in Chicago (6/16)

Unbearably Cold: “This is the first time I’ve heard the word genocide in a pop song,” says my Lyft driver Alfredo, who’d pulled up This Is Vampire Weekend on Spotify after figuring out why I was headed to the Huntington Bank Pavilion on Chicago’s Northerly Island. We hadn’t done much talking, our ride through the

Vampire Weekend cover Parks and Rec theme song in Indiana: Watch

Vampire Weekend are just getting started on their massive North American tour, and they’re already pulling out the surprises. While performing in Indianapolis on Friday, the Father of the Bride rockers covered the Parks and Recreation theme song. Parks and Rec, of course, took place in the fictional Pawnee, IN. Factor in the reality that Vampire Weekend

Vampire Weekend covers Paul Simon’s “Late In The Evening”: Watch

Vampire Weekend must be feeling nostalgic. Over the weekend, Ezra Koenig and his New York rockers revisited a handful of decades-old covers at an intimate London gig, while also adding a new one to the pile by sharing their own rendition of Paul Simon’s One-Trick Pony track “Late In The Evening”. From there, they dusted

Vampire Weekend play Father of the Bride songs live for first time on BBC Radio: Stream

When Ezra Koenig announced the new Vampire Weekend album, Father of the Bride, he promised to release two tracks a month before the LP’s release date. While that means we’ve so far been gifted four tracks from the Modern Vampires of the City follow-up, we’ve yet to hear any of the material live. Today, the band

Mo Pop 2019: Tame Impala and Vampire Weekend to headline Detroit festival

Tame Impala (Ben Kaye) and Vampire Weekend (Paul R. Giunta) Mo Pop has revealed its 2019 lineup. The annual Detroit music festival returns to West RiverFront Park from July 27th-28th. Tame Impala and Vampire Weekend top a lineup also featuring Lizzo, Kali Uchis, Noname, King Princess, Snail Mail, J.I.D, The Story So Far, Ella Mai,

SZA performs “The Weekend” and “Love Galore” on SNL: Watch

It’s been a breakout year for SZA. TDE’s alt-rock songstress finally delivered her long-awaited debut full-length, Ctrl. It ended up being one of our favorite albums of 2017 and also earned her seven Grammy nominations, including Best New Artist. Last night saw her achieve another major career milestone, serving as the musical guest on Saturday Night Live. She