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Outkast, Jack White, Vampire Weekend, The Strokes Headline Governors Ball 2014

Not to be outdone by yesterday’s Firefly Music Festival lineup announcement, the North East’s other major fest in the Governors Ball now shares its plans for 2014 with a doozy of a stacked, eclectic lineup. As you may remember, last [...]

January 15, 2014 News

SIMGE’s Top 50 Albums Of 2013

50. Diarrhea Planet – I’m Rich Beyond Your Wildest Dreams 49. Grouplove – Spreading Rumors 48. Night Birds – Born To Die In Suburubia 47. Tegan & Sara – Heartthrob 46. Chris Rockwell & The Stickball Social Club – Buildings Will Collapse [...]

December 30, 2013 New Music, Reviews
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Virgin Mobile Freefest 2013: Vampire Weekend, MGMT, Washed Out + More Rocked In The Rain

Returning for its fifth consecutive year at Merriweather Post Pavilion and as the reigning champion of free music festivals in the US, the 2013 iteration of the Virgin Mobile Freefest marked a definitive shift in atmosphere, acts of God non-withstanding. [...]

September 24, 2013 Live, Reviews
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Vampire Weekend, MGMT, Pretty Lights Lead Virgin Mobile Freefest 2013 Lineup

As the summer begins to yawn and ready for another three season slumber, musical festival junkies in the North East will look to play the ace up their sleeve for one last frolic in the sun. The annual, no cost [...]

July 29, 2013 News
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Album Review: Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires of the City

I grew up in a pretty observant household. We went to mass each week and on Holy Days of Obligation. I went to religious education and did all of my childhood sacraments up through confirmation. We never said grace at [...]

May 9, 2013 Cool Dad Music, New Music, Reviews

Lollapalooza Headliners Unveiled: Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Phoenix, And Vampire Weekend

According to the Chicago Tribune‘s Greg Kot, “multiple industry sources” have confirmed that Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Phoenix, and Vampire Weekend will be amongst the group of bill toppers at the 2013 edition of Lollapalooza, which is slated to sack [...]

March 20, 2013 Music Festivals, News
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Vampire Weekend Shares New Singles “Diane Young” And “Step”

Last week during SXSW, Vampire Weekend debuted the latest taste off of the forthcoming Modern Vampires of the City LP in the form of single “Diane Young”. Now the band shares the official recording of that track along with “Step” [...]

March 18, 2013 News
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Firefly Music Festival Unveils 2013 Lineup Headlined By Tom Petty, Red Hot Chili Peppers

Following the success of their inaugural run in Dover, DE, the organizers behind the now annual Firefly Music Festival have revealed the bands set to ignite the Woodlands this June 21st-23rd. Among the big names are acts like Red Hot [...]

February 19, 2013 Music Festivals, News

Vampire Weekend Debuts New Track In Australia (Stream)

Another day, another new piece of Vampire Weekend news. After announcing a May 6th release date for their upcoming third LP, Vampire Weekend took the Metro Theatre stage in Sydney, Australia with some new ideas to get off their chests. [...]

January 23, 2013 News
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Vampire Weekend Set Release Date For Third LP

It’s been nearly two months since the last news update trickled from the official Vampire Weekend site. Although that still technically holds true, visitors were greeted today with a rotating, dual image update stating simply that the band’s 3rd album [...]

January 22, 2013 News