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Rostam Batmanglij: ‘I Have a Problem with Musicians Who Never Want to Come Out’

Rostam Batmanglij (seen above in a behind-the-scenes image from Charli XCX’s “Boys” video), the former Vampire Weekend bandmate whose new solo album Half-Light is out, spoke with John Norris at The Daily Beast in a wide-ranging inte… Read The post Rostam Batmanglij: ‘I Have a Problem with Musicians Who Never Want to Come Out’ appeared first on Towleroad.
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