Vampire Weekend were on Saturday Night Live last night, performing "Diane Young," which you can watch here and "Unbelievers," which you can watch here. Their fantastic new record Modern Vampires of the City hits stores this Tuesday, and don't forget to check out my review of the album.
You may have heard that Vampire Weekend will be performing at New York City's Roseland Ballroom on April 28th, which will be live streamed as well as having the webcast directed by Steve Buscemi. Well, you can check out the first promo video for that event featuring Buscemi and the band in the replies.
Vampire Weekend's "Unstaged" live stream concert will be directed by actor/director Steve Buscemi (Reservoir Dogs, The Big Lebowski, Boardwalk Empire).
Vampire Weekend will kick off the 2013 season of American Express UNSTAGED, in partnership with VEVO and YouTube, with a livestream of their Roseland Ballroom performance on April 28th at 9pm ET/6pm PT/2am GMT. The stream will be directed by award-winning actor and director Steve Buscemi and can be seen live from the closing night of Tribeca Film Festival at amexunstaged.com.
The line-up for Lollapalooza 2013 has been announced. The festival will feature The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails, Phoenix, The Postal Service, Vampire Weekend, New Order and more. Check out the full line-up in the replies.
Longitude Festival has announced its debut line up. The festival is in its first year and is in Marlay Park, Dublin, Ireland and is running from July 19 - 21. The line up features Modest Mouse, Vampire Weekend and loads more. Head to replies to see the full line up.
Vampire Weekend have released the title of their third LP in a unique way. The band placed an ad in The New York Times classified section revealing the title of their new album, Modern Vampires of The City. The band will release their new album on May 7th, 2013 via XL Recordings.
01) Obvious Bicycle
04) Diane Young
05) Don't Lie
06) Hannah Hunt
07) Everlasting Arms
08) Finger Back
09) Worship You
10) Ya Hey
12) Young Lion
Cults will release their debut album, produced by Shane Stoneback (Vampire Weekend, M.I.A.), on May 30. Head to the replies for their forthcoming UK tour dates and check out their recent 7" release on their Bandcamp page.