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Playlist: Solange’s Table

Hear the collaborators and inspirations for her new album

Sing Out: How Queer Artists Are Reclaiming Pop Language

Rostam and Years & Years sing directly about their experience of sexuality – and strike a blow for freedom.

Vampire Weekend Co-Founder Rostam Batmanglij Quits The Band

Rostam Batmanglij has announced his departure from Vampire Weekend.

New Song: Vampire Weekend, 'Blurred Lines' (Robin Thicke Cover)

Hear Vampire Weekend's goofy, groovy cover of Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines."

Mumford & Sons Close Glastonbury With Help From Vampire Weekend

Group performs with ailing bass player Ted Dwane for first time since his brain surgery.

Vampire Weekend, Foster The People Steal Firefly Festival

Young bands' feel-good tunes bring smiles to rain-drenched crowd.

New Video: Vampire Weekend, 'Diane Young'

Vampire Weekend host an indie Last Supper in their new video, "Diane Young."

Vampire Weekend Get Weed-y And Weird At 'Diane Young' Dinner Party

Band's new video gives us food fights, espresso-machine love and a whole new use for a saxophone.

Vampire Weekend Score Second #1 Debut With Modern Vampires

Demi Lovato's Demi is singer's best chart bow at #3.

Vampire Weekend Close The Book With Modern Vampires Of The City

'These albums form a trilogy,' Ezra Koenig says of the band's backstory, which comes to a close with Modern Vampires.

Vampire Weekend Step Out Of The Shadows With Modern Vampires Of The City

Despite what you may have read, VW don't get 'dark' on their new album — they go 'deep.'

Lollapalooza Rumored Headliners Include Mumford & Sons, Vampire Weekend, Killers

Phoenix and reunited Postal Service also reportedly on the bill for August festival.

Vampire Weekend Debut 'Unbelievers' As Undead On 'Kimmel Live'

Dressed as skeletons in honor of Halloween, VW premiered new song on Jimmy Kimmel's late-show stage.

Taylor Swift's 'Never Ever' Video And The History Of One-Take Clips

Joining artists from Bob Dylan to Erykah Badu, Taylor's newest video puts her in some pretty exclusive one-shot territory.

Is Rock Dead? Not If Vampire Weekend, Arcade Fire, More Can Help It

Rock bands had a hard time breaking through in 2010, but our critics say new indie groups might be nirvana for the genre.

Vampire Weekend Draw Inspiration From Kate Hudson For New Album

Frontman Ezra Koenig says watching 'Love Guru,' 'Bride Wars' is helping band 'think about the art' they want to make.

Vampire Weekend's Contra Cover Girl Talks Lawsuit

Former model and photographer go back and forth in new Vanity Fair over album art.

Kid Cudi, Vampire Weekend & Best Coast Stars Talk 'All Summer' Collabo

Occasional 'frustration' of fusing their varied musical styles makes it 'a good summer song,' says VW's Rostam Batmanglij.

Vampire Weekend 'Look Forward' To Resolving Contra Lawsuit, Label Says

Frontman Ezra Koenig calls album-cover suit 'a little frustrating.'

Vampire Weekend's Contra Cover Girl Sues The Band

Ann Kirsten Kennis claims her signature was forged on the photo release.

The Best Albums Of 2010 (So Far)

Vampire Weekend, Janelle Monáe and more have provided the soundtrack for the first six months of the year, in Bigger Than the Sound.

Vampire Weekend 'Holiday' Video Premieres Today On MTV/MTV2!

Low-budget clip for Contra single shows band dressed in powdered wigs and stockings and ordering burgers.

Jake Gyllenhaal Channels John McEnroe For Vampire Weekend Video

'I basically changed into a tennis outfit, and I got down,' he tells MTV News of 'Giving Up the Gun' cameo.