From NME’s 2013 Biggest Albums Studio Special (12 January 2013 issue). Read the interview here: part 1 + part 2

From NME’s 2013 Biggest Albums Studio Special (12 January 2013 issue). Read the interview here: part 1 + part 2

Ezra and Rostam talking about some of the tracks in LP3:
  • HUDSON

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  • DON’T LIE
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  • UNBELIEVERS
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Vampire Weekend in NME’s 2013 Biggest Albums Studio Special (12 January 2013 issue). (PART 1; part 2 here). Click for larger image. 

Vampire Weekend in NME’s 2013 Biggest Albums Studio Special (12 January 2013 issue). (PART 1; part 2 here). Click for larger image. 





Vampire Weekend in NME’s 2013 Biggest Albums Studio Special (12 January 2013 issue). (PART 2; part 1 here). Click for larger image. 

Vampire Weekend in NME’s 2013 Biggest Albums Studio Special (12 January 2013 issue). (PART 2; part 1 here). Click for larger image. 



From Q Magazine’s ‘Vampire Weekend’s Trilogy Closer' (February 2013 issue)
Important points:
DUE OUT NEXT SPRING
Ariel Rechtshaid is co-producing this album (a first)
"darker" and more "organic" (remember this)
Read the entire article here

Important points:

  • DUE OUT NEXT SPRING
  • Ariel Rechtshaid is co-producing this album (a first)
  • "darker" and more "organic" (remember this)
Read the entire article here


Vampire Weekend in Q Magazine’s 2013 Forecast (February 2013 issue) Click for larger image. Thanks Ashish for scanning!

Vampire Weekend in Q Magazine’s 2013 Forecast (February 2013 issue) Click for larger image. Thanks Ashish for scanning!



Ezra Koenig - Billboard Brazil (October 2012) (via Lab 344)

Ezra Koenig - Billboard Brazil (October 2012) (via Lab 344)

(via Mixmag)

From Music Lessons: Seven Artists Share Their Wisdom published on The Fader, August/September 2012 issue

From The Rainbow Connection: Gay and Lesbian Artists on Marriage and More by John Norris, published on Under The Radar Magazine August/September 2012 issue

Baio talks about LP3 and his upcoming solo project to NME. 

He says that the third album is “in progress now” and confirms that there are “many songs” in the bag already. As for a completion date, never mind a release date, well, there isn’t one yet: “It’ll be done when it’s done. That’s where it is now.”

Baio talks about LP3 and his upcoming solo project to NME. 

He says that the third album is “in progress now” and confirms that there are “many songs” in the bag already. As for a completion date, never mind a release date, well, there isn’t one yet: “It’ll be done when it’s done. That’s where it is now.

It has been reported before that there is a track in LP3 where Rostam is playing the banjo (as pictured above) and it got everyone excited. Well this just in: the banjo track in LP3, according to Ezra, is  ”looking good”. Thanks Addison for the heads up!

It has been reported before that there is a track in LP3 where Rostam is playing the banjo (as pictured above) and it got everyone excited. Well this just in: the banjo track in LP3, according to Ezra, is  ”looking good”. Thanks Addison for the heads up!

From NME’s Albums of 2012 issue: Vampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig and Rostam Batmanglij have been in the keyboardist’s New York studio working on new songs, with a summer release most likely for the album. 

From NME’s Albums of 2012 issueVampire Weekend’s Ezra Koenig and Rostam Batmanglij have been in the keyboardist’s New York studio working on new songs, with a summer release most likely for the album. 

Weekend at Rostam’s. NME December 2011. Full page photo here.

Weekend at Rostam’s. NME December 2011. Full page photo here.