Vampire Weekend
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2006-02-06
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Vampire Weekend

Vampire Weekend Biography (Wikipedia)

Vampire Weekend is an American rock band from New York City, formed in 2006 and currently signed to Columbia Records. The band was formed by lead vocalist and guitarist Ezra Koenig, multi-instrumentalist Rostam Batmanglij, drummer Chris Tomson, and bassist Chris Baio. The band's first album Vampire Weekend (2008)—which included the singles "Mansard Roof", "A-Punk", "Oxford Comma", "Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa", and "The Kids Don't Stand a Chance"—was acclaimed by critics for its world music influences. Their following album, Contra (2010), was similarly acclaimed and garnered strong commercial success. Their third studio album, Modern Vampires of the City (2013), won the group a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 2014. Batmanglij departed the group in 2016. Currently, the band are working on their fourth studio album.

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Vampire Weekend Tracks

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Giving Up The Gun
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Giving Up The Gun
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A-Punk
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A-Punk
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Diane Young
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Diane Young
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Mansard Roof
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Mansard Roof
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Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa
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Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa
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Horchata
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Horchata
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Obvious Bicycle
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Obvious Bicycle
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Unbelievers
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Unbelievers
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Holiday
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Holiday
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Run
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Run
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Oxford Comma
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Oxford Comma
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Oxford Comma
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Oxford Comma

Oxford Comma

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White Sky
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White Sky
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Cousins
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Past BBC Events

Reading + Leeds: 2014
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Reading
Leeds
2014-08-22T04:42:58
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Aug
2014
Reading + Leeds: 2014

Reading + Leeds: 2014

Reading
Live Lounge: Vampire Weekend
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BBC Broadcasting House
2013-07-19T04:42:58
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19
Jul
2013
Live Lounge: Vampire Weekend

Live Lounge: Vampire Weekend

BBC Broadcasting House
Glastonbury: 2013
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-30T04:42:58
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Jun
2013
Glastonbury: 2013

Glastonbury: 2013

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Radio 1's Big Weekend: Derry~Londonderry
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Derry-Londonderry
2013-05-26T04:42:58
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May
2013
Radio 1's Big Weekend: Derry~Londonderry

Radio 1's Big Weekend: Derry~Londonderry

Derry-Londonderry
Zane Lowe Sessions: Vampire Weekend
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2013-05-01T04:42:58
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May
2013
Zane Lowe Sessions: Vampire Weekend

Zane Lowe Sessions: Vampire Weekend

BBC Maida Vale Studios, London

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