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The Artists of the Year: 2013 Edition
26 Dec 2013 // 8:14 PM
It was a year of thrilling comebacks from legends like My Bloody Valentine and David Bowie as well the launch of major new talents like Lorde and Kacey Musgraves. These artists had the biggest impact on the shape of music in 2013.
The Top 10 Pleasant Surprise Albums of 2013
23 Dec 2013 // 8:10 PM
To counterbalance the set of disappointing albums, there are those that you probably barely noticed at first, or ones that you thought nothing of upon release that slowly but surely knocked your socks off.
Governors Ball Music Festival 2014: Recap + Photos from Randall's Island
12 Jun 2014 // 2:00 AM
Perfect weather and fantastic music lent Governors Ball 2014 the sensation of escaping from New York, even though the island itself sits snug atop the East River.
Vampire Weekend: Modern Vampires of the City
13 May 2013 // 5:06 PM
The New York-based indie juggernaut Vampire Weekend hits a masterful peak with its third LP, Modern Vampires of the City. It’s the kind of album that indie bands aim at but so often miss as it captures an old soul sporting new clothes.
Counterbalance: Vampire Weekend's 'Modern Vampires of the City'
28 Feb 2014 // 3:00 AM
Keep that list of who to thank in mind, and don’t forget the rich ones that are kind. A critically acclaimed 2013 LP from New York indie rockers is this week’s Counterbalance.
Vampire Weekend - "Diane Young" (video)
6 Jun 2013 // 11:30 PM
Not to belabor the point about Vampire Weekend's new-found fascination with God, but it's hard not to quickly recognize part of the inspiration for the new "Diane Young" video: da Vinci's The Last Supper.
Blog-rock stars of Vampire Weekend try to graduate to real-world success
2 Apr 2008 // 9:21 PM
This time last year, the fellas in Vampire Weekend had already started to feel the buzz. They were being touted by influential music Web sites
Vampire Weekend bites into passport rock
26 Mar 2008 // 8:13 PM
For the past few months, one of the hottest bands around has been Vampire Weekend, four smartly dressed lads who met at Columbia University. The