Photo via Ezra Koenig's Twitter On this week's episode of Ezra Koenig's Beats 1 radio show "Time Crisis", the Vampire Weekend frontman welcomed special guests Jamie Foxx and comedian/Pitchfork Review contributor Demi Adejuyigbe. As well as discussing the Radiohead-Miley Cyrus beef and the electability of Hillary Clinton vs. Show More Summary
Sounds like: MGMT, Animal Collective, Vampire Weekend Song: Shy Kids - ®ockets What's so good? As a small number of you may be aware, Toronto-based band Shy Kids first started releasing music back in 2012, however beyond an originalShow More Summary
For the past year or so, musical genius Chilly Gonzales has been hosting a video series called Pop Music Masterclass for German radio station WDR 1Live where he deconstructs popular songs from artists like Drake, Nicki Minaj, and Daft Punk, and looks at the musical theory behind why their tracks work, and compares them to […]
On his own, Vampire Weekend bassist Chris Baio makes warm, homespun, gently emotive dance-pop. He’s been releasing singles and EPs for a few years, and next month, he’ll release his first-ever solo album The Names. And after sharing the early tracks “Brainwash Yyrr Face,” “Sister Of Pearl,” and “Endless Rhythm,” he’s now letting us hear […]
Photo via Instagram On this week's episode of Ezra Koenig's Beats 1 radio show "Time Crisis", the Vampire Weekend frontman welcomed special guest Azealia Banks to discuss the top five best selling singles on iTunes including Drake'sShow More Summary
Chris Baio had an itch. Not literally. The musician/producer best known as the bassist for Grammy-winning rock band Vampire Weekend has long wanted to return to his early days of spinning electronic music like as a DJ in college. Obviously,...Show More Summary
Vampire Weekend's Chris Baio makes dance music under the name Baio. Back in April, he announced that a debut album called The Names, which will be out September 18 via Glassnote. Along with that announcement he shared a song called "Brainwash Yyrr Face", and later, another one called "Sister of Pearl". Show More Summary
Vampire Weekend’s Chris Baio is prepping the release of his debut solo full-length, The Names, and he’s just shared another new track called “Endless Rhythm” following earlier singles “Brainwash yyrr Face” and “Sister Of Pearl.” This one comes accompanied by a lyric video directed by Daniel Navetta and Tyler Haft made up of still shots […]
One of the many new shows on Apple Music’s Beats Radio 1 is Time Crisis With Ezra Koenig (of Vampire Weekend). The first installment aired two weeks ago, and for the second episode Koenig’s got Despot, Rashida Jones, his cousin Asher (second cousin to be exact), Heben Nigatu and Tracy Clayton of Buzzfeed’s Another Round […]
On the newest episode of Ezra Koenig's radio show "Time Crisis" on Apple Music's Beats 1 radio station, the Vampire Weekend frontman sat down with Florence and the Machine's Florence Welch. When Koenig asked if she remembered how they...Show More Summary
Thu 20 Aug Chris Baio has played sold out shows worldwide and taken home a Grammy with his New York band Vampire Weekend, but the jack of all trades musician is...
Vampire Weekend bassist Chris Baio has been making precise electronic pop under his own name for a few years now, but he’s finally getting around to releasing a debut full-length this fall. We’ve heard two songs from The Names already, the thumping “Brainwash yyrr Face” and the undeniably catchy (and Vampire Weekend-y) “Sister Of Pearl.” […]
Chris Baio, the bassist of Vampire Weekend, is releasing a solo record! Kapow! Above is the first song (and video) lifted from his forthcoming opus, The Names, and it's perkier than a pale pink popped collar. But honestly the first thing...Show More Summary
by Andrew Sacher photo: Baio w/ Vampire Weekend in Chicago in 2014 (more by James Richards IV) Vampire Weekend's Chris Baio is releasing the first-ever full length album for his solo project, Baio. It's called The Names, is due out....
Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig debuted his new Beats 1 radio show Time Crisis with Ezra Koenig on Sunday night, and he brought out some famous friends — Mark Ronson, Rashida Jones, Despot, Desus, and Mero — to help him fill out the two-hour show. We particularly liked... Continue reading
If you loved The Fault in Our Stars' soundtrack, you're going to be head over heels for the music from John Green's latest big-screen adaptation, Paper Towns. Featuring names like Vance Joy, Haim, and Vampire Weekend, it has a very similar alt-pop feel to the previous film's album - complete with another track from Grouplove. Show More Summary
Vampire Weekend frontman spins a lot of Billy Joel and pokes fun at iTunes' five most popular songs.
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Joining the ranks of Drake, Run the Jewels, St. Vincent, Disclosure, Josh Homme, Dr. Dre, Pharrell, and others, Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig is getting his own radio show on Apple Music's radio station Beats 1. This Sunday at 3 p.m.,...Show More Summary