the original vampire weekend

Campus (Original Version)
Rostam Batmanglij

“Campus,” the sixth song on Vampire Weekend, was written by keyboardist Rostam Batmanglij before the band was ever formed. The version that appears on the album is very different from Batmanglij’s original version, presented here. Instead of an indie rock track with Afropop influence, “Campus” appears here with no guitars or keyboards, and minimal drums, all replaced by a luscious string ensemble. Batmanglij’s vocal delivery is softer than Koenig’s, and the song takes a completely different attitude from the final version that appears on Vampire Weekend. 

the sun in santa fe and new york are the same - a perhaps overly cute jack/crutchie mix because they’re overly cute themselves

traveling song -passenger // time in a bottle - jim croce // emmylou - first aid kit // man on fire - edward sharpe and the magnetic zeros // your song - ellie goulding // things that stop you dreaming - passenger // young lion - vampire weekend // safe hands - paper aeroplanes


(original background photo credit goes to artkid)

Brave, But Not Reckless (x)
A mix for the king of snipers, Usopp.
{Original graphic by calgaras

 | Emmanuel Dahl | Kimbra | Vampire Weekend | Foster The People | Walk The Moon | Beck | Mother Mother | Yeasayer | Marina and The Diamonds | Broken Social Scene | The Vaccines | Two Door Cinema Club | Rizzle Kicks | T-Pain


Vampire Weekend feels vindicated in their 2014 Grammy Awards win for Best Alternative Music Album


vampire weekend trailer (2005)

a tru cinematic masterpiece 

“Well her face cause shoegaze and say:
I’ll make you want me”

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Written, recorded and mixed by me

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-The Vampire Diaries
-The 100 -Reign
-The Carrie Diaries
-Pretty Little Liars
-Legend Of Korra

-Vampire Weekend
-Taylor Swift

-Ed Sheeran

-Throne Of Glass
-Percy Jackson
-Redeeming Love
-Hunger Games
-Maze Runner
-Maximum Ride

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