Vampire Weekend Cover Bob Dylan’s “Jokerman,” Ezra Koenig Interviews Jokerman Font Creator

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Ezra Koenig was the guest at GQ LIVE at Neuehouse Hollywood yesterday, where he surprised the audience with a Vampire Weekend performance. They covered Bob Dylan’s “Jokerman.” Over the past few weeks, Koenig has been sharing Instagram Stories of the whimsical ’90s font Jokerman in the wild, and resharing submissions from his followers. He even … More »

Hear Ezra Koenig’s Neo Yokio Christmas Special Song “Friend Like U”

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Ezra Koenig and Jaden Smith’s animated Netflix series Neo Yokio returned today with a holiday special called Pink Christmas, the series’ first new episode since its first season debuted last year. About halfway through the episode is a brand-new song sung by Ezra Koenig that was co-written by him, iLoveMakonnen, and Bloodpop. The … More »

Vampire Weekend LP4 Coming In 2019

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Lest there was any doubt (since it’s now November), Vampire Weekend’s much-anticipated fourth album is not coming out until 2019. Next month, Ezra Koenig is participating in a talk with GQ and in the magazine’s announcement of the event, they note that his band’s album will be dropping next year. They also tease … More »

Vampire Weekend Debut New Music At Lollapalooza Aftershow

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Vampire-WeekendIt’s been a long time since we heard from Vampire Weekend, but the band has been hard at work on album number four, their first since the departure of co-leader Rostam Batmanglij. They’ve been teasing new songs and leaving band-merch breadcrumb trails. On Saturday night, the band headlined the third night … More »

Vampire Weekend Bring Memes, LP4 News To Lollapalooza

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Vampire Weekend opened their Lollapalooza set last night playing one of their first, iconic hits “A-Punk.” Three times in a row. As the near-ubiquitous first track on people’s phones and mp3 players, the song has become somewhat of a meme. The band even collaborated with the Instagram account Seinfeld2000 to turn it into a More »

Watch Vampire Weekend Cover “The Boys Are Back In Town” With Danielle Haim

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Vampire Weekend have been busy working on their fourth LP. Last month, they played their first show in four years. Last night, the band performed at the Naeba Ski Resort in Yuzawa, Japan for the Fuji Rock festival. For their final two songs, they welcomed Danielle Haim … More »

Fans Look For LP4 Clues On New Vampire Weekend Merch

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Ezra KoenigVampire Weekend have been working on their fourth album, the follow-up to their 2013 album Modern Vampires Of The City and their first since Rostam Batmanglij left the band, for a while now, but we still haven’t actually heard too much about it. We know they worked on the album, which has the working title … More »

Watch Vampire Weekend Mash “Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa” With “Here Comes The Sun” In LA

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Vampire Weekend recently embarked on a summer tour with a new lineup. They played their first show in four years in Ojai, California at the end of May, where they teased a new song and Beatles cover. They transitioned from “Cape Cod Kwassa … More »

Vampire Weekend Tease New Song “Flower Moon” Featuring Steve Lacy At Second Ojai Show

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Vampire Weekend performed their second Father’s Day Weekend show today at Ojai, California’s Libbey Bowl. They performed several live debuts with their new touring lineup at last night’s show, and tonight they played a snippet of a new song, “Flower Moon,” from their forthcoming More »

Vampire Weekend’s 1st Show In 4 Years: New Lineup, Live Debuts, Makonnen & Despot

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Vampire Weekend played their first full show in four years last night at the Libbey Bowl in Ojai, California. After performing their debut self-titled album from front-to-back, the band launched into “White Sky” from their sophomore album Contra, followed by songs from their most recent release Modern Vampires Of The City, … More »