London producer SBTRKT has released the first track, “New Dorp, New York,” from his recently announced upcoming sophomore album, Wonder When We Land. Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig lends his vocals to the bouncy, drum-heavy track… Listen to SBTRKT’s New Track “New Dorp, New York” feat. Ezra Koenig is a post by Marta Sundac on Highsnobiety.
Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig features on a new one from SBTRKT.
by Andrew Sacher It's been three years since SBTRKT released his excellent debut album -- though he's put out things like an instrumental EP and a live album in that time -- and he's now finally announced its followup, Wonder...
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One of the consequences of this generation’s taboo-free music consumption is the breakdown of the hippie/hipster taste barrier — that is, a member of a leading indie-rock band feels perfectly comfortable publicly praising Phish. That is something that would not have happened 10 years ago, and certainly not 15 years ago, but it happened today [...]
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"If I Loved You: Gentlemen Prefer Broadway," a concert held in Toronto last weekend, ended with a delightful bang when David Byrne, Boy George, Ezra Koenig (Vampire Weekend), Josh Groban, Brent Carver, Steven Page, Brennan Hall and concert organizer Rufus Wainwright all teamed up for a performance of "Summer Nights" from Grease. Read more...
YouTube is confirming that their subscription service is close to launch, even though the company is in the midst of an ugly battle with indie labels over payment. Large indie acts such as Adele, Arctic Monkeys, and Vampire Weekend are likely to come down if the two sides can’t come to an agreement. Show More Summary
Bonnaroo 2014 (via @barbarianne) Bonnaroo is underway in Manchester, TN as we speak, and if you're not there you can now stream it live at Bonnaroo's site. Multiple sets are streaming today, including Janelle Monae, Cass McCombs, Andrew Bird, Cloud...
Tennessee’s Bonnaroo is always one of the year’s very best music festivals and this year promises to be no different with a killer lineup that includes Elton John, Kanye West, Vampire Weekend, Lionel Richie, Jack White and many more....Show More Summary
A few years ago, the Chicago soul singer Willis Earl Beal went from singing for commuters on El train platforms to signing with XL Recordings, becoming labelmates with Adele and Vampire Weekend. (Specifically, Beal was on the XL imprint Hot Charity.) That seems like a pretty dizzy ascent, but Beal wasn’t happy on XL, and [...]
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"Leonard Cohen weaves references to the Old Testament into his work. Bob Dylan may be the Baby Boomers’ Walt Whitman. But could the argument be made that Dan Wilson is our brainiest rocker?"In the course of a single show at Joe’s Pub in New York this week, Mr. Show More Summary
photos by Amanda Hatfield & Dana (distortion) Yavin Vampire Weekend / Interpol / James Blake / Pikachu "New York cares." That's what the audience sang with Interpol's Paul Banks during the city indie anthem "NYC" as Governors Ball 2014 neared...
Over the weekend, tristaters dusted off their jorts and aviators and headed to Randalls Island for the fourth annual Governors Ball — a three-day music festival featuring Vampire Weekend, Outkast, and a lot of food trucks. While last year’s soggy weather resulted in a rain-boot-heavy mud fest, this weekend was,... More »
Sounds like: The Vaccines, The Strokes, Arctic Monkeys Song: Vampire Weekend - Step (Sylvstr X Ernst Remix) What's so good? After releasing one of last year’s finest albums, Vampire Weekend currently find themselves on a victory lap arena tour, headlining some of the summer's biggest festivals. Show More Summary
It’s Governors Ball weekend, three days and nights when the epicenter of NYC’s music scene relocates from Brooklyn to Randall’s Island. This year’s lineup is stacked: the Strokes, Jack White, Vampire Weekend, Spoon, Deafheaven, OutKast (duh). Today’s already seen performances from Run The Jewels (who said onstage they’d have a new album “very fucking soon”) [...]