Posted in music | tour dates on February 4, 2013

Vampire Weekend

We mentioned that Vampire Weekend would be releasing a new album this year, and now all the details have been revealed. It's called Modern Vampires Of The City and will be out on May 7 via XL. That's the album art above and the tracklist is below. No music from the album has been posted yet.

The band will also be touring internationally surrounding their appearances at SXSW and Coachella. No NYC date has been announced yet, but hopefully one will be soon.

A list of all dates, the album tracklist, and the video for "Giving Up The Gun" off 2010's Contra, below...

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Vampire Weekend - "Giving Up The Gun"

Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires Of The City Tracklist:
1) Obvious Bicycle
2) Unbelievers
3) Step
4) Diane Young
5) Don't Lie
6) Hannah Hunt
7) Everlasting Arms
8) Finger Back
9) Worship You
10) Ya Hey
11) Hudson
12) Young Lion

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Vampire Weekend -- 2013 Tour Dates
3/13-16 Austin, TX - SXSW
4/12 Las Vegas, NV - The Cosmopolitan (w.Tanlines)
4/14 Indio, CA - Coachella
4/16 Davis, CA - Freeborn Hall at UC Davis (w.Tanlines)
4/17 Oakland, CA - Fox Theater (w.Tanlines)
4/21 Indio, CA - Coachella
5/8 London, UK - The Troxy
5/10 Paris, FR - Casino De Paris
5/15 Boston, MA - Agganis Arena
5/16 Toronto, ONT - Sony Centre
5/17 Detroit, MI - The Fillmore Detroit
5/19 Kansas City, MO - Midland Theater
5/20 Denver, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre (co-headline w. Of Monsters And Men)
5/21 Salt Lake City, UT - Red Butte Garden Amphitheater
5/23 Portland, OR - Keller Auditorium

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Comments (16)

Who cares? Fall Out Boy are back!

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 9:45 AM

No NYC date because they're the Governor's Ball headliner.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 9:49 AM

This will make up for the lack of good music in 2012.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 10:08 AM

Don't believe the hype - it's a sequel

Posted by milkycerealbaby | February 4, 2013 10:11 AM

i see white people

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 10:12 AM

2013 is way better than 2012 so far.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 10:13 AM

I hear Paul Simon. Again.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 10:14 AM

"This will make up for the lack of good music in 2012."

I guess when the outlook is already for shitty music, there's less chance of that disappointment then.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 10:56 AM

I am looking forward to The werewolves new album; the modern werewolves of New York!

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 11:41 AM

Now THAT is an album cover. Much better than the last one. Now if only the album will sound like the first record. Because that second record was pants.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 11:46 AM

These guys are wankers

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 12:51 PM

I'll take these guys over all the doofy Mumford & Sons/Lumineers shit people are obsessed with now.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 2:36 PM

"No NYC date because they're the Governor's Ball headliner."

Probably do some small NYC date on album release.

Posted by Anonymous | February 4, 2013 2:52 PM

hopin they are gov ball 3rd headliner

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Posted by Michal | February 24, 2013 3:48 PM

vampire weekend is a wonderful band.

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