VAMPIRE WEEKEND

Bombs over Governors Ball: OutKast Readies for the Randall’s Island Stage

Bombs over Governors Ball: OutKast Readies for the Randall’s Island Stage

  by Angel Lenise

Consider it the summer of Stankonia. After reuniting on the Coachella stage for their 20th anniversary, Big Boi and André 3000 of OutKast are gearing up for their latest festival gig at New York City’s Governors Ball, [...]

Tags: vampire weekend, festivals, foster the people, governor's ball, j. cole, Jack White, janelle monae, music musings, OutKast, Skrillex, the strokes
Winner's Circle: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are Grammys Royals

Winner's Circle: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are Grammys Royals

  by Angel Lenise

So long Lupita. See you later Leonardo. Tonight, it was all about the melodious moments and catchy choruses that made 2013 sound a little bit sweeter. Though mouths were agape during Beyoncé’s come-hither “Drunk in Love,” and [...]

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Jay Z, Macklemore, and Kendrick Lamar Lead the Grammy Noms Pack

Jay Z, Macklemore, and Kendrick Lamar Lead the Grammy Noms Pack

  by Angel Lenise

Somewhere in America, Shawn Corey Carter has much to celebrate: Roc Nation's leading force reigns as the most-nominated artist for the 2014 Grammy Awards with nine chances to take home the gold. It wasn't long ago that Jay Z wrote [...]

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Music Musings: Gabe Saporta Gets the Holiday Party Started Right!

Music Musings: Gabe Saporta Gets the Holiday Party Started Right!

  by Valis Vicenty

Last week saw holiday season kick off  with a slew of soirees, one of which toasted the opening of RadioShack’s pop-up shop at the crossroads of the world, Times Square. Cobra Starship frontman Gabe Saporta took over the turntables at [...]

Tags: vampire weekend, Cobra Starship, Daft Punk, Erin Fetherston, gabe saporta, holiday, holiday playlist, icona pop, la roux, lykke li, M.I.A., Major Lazer, music musings, playlist, radioshack, Shakira
Star Scoop: JLaw Warns Shailene about Sex Tapes, Dexter Bids Adieu at Comic-Con, Vampire Weekend Explores ‘Blurred Lines’

Star Scoop: JLaw Warns Shailene about Sex Tapes, Dexter Bids Adieu at Comic-Con, Vampire Weekend Explores ‘Blurred Lines’

  by Angel Lenise

Shailene Woodley is already being touted as the second coming of Jennifer Lawrence, (who is only one year her senior), thanks to signing on for the anticipated Divergent trilogy. So it makes perfect sense that the rising star looked to [...]

Tags: vampire weekend, Angel Lenise, Blurred Lines, broadway, comic-con, Comic-Con 2013, dexter, Fantasia, Idris Elba, jennifer lawrence, Led Zeppelin, Nelson Mandela, Robin Thicke, Shailene Woodley, Star Scoop
Notable Nominations: Justin Timberlake and Macklemore Lead the Pack at the MTV VMAs

Notable Nominations: Justin Timberlake and Macklemore Lead the Pack at the MTV VMAs

  by Valis Vicenty

After beginning the year with a battle of dressed up vs. dressed down, Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will go head to head for Video of the Year at the 2013 MTV VMA’s. The rapper and the comeback kid racked up six nods [...]

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