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.

'Eclipse' Soundtrack Includes Band Of Horses, Sia, Cee-Lo

Previously announced artists include Vampire Weekend, Muse, Beck and the Dead Weather.

'Eclipse' Soundtrack Includes Vampire Weekend, Beck, Dead Weather

Metric, Florence and the Machines, Black Keys, the Bravery also announced in slowly revealed lineup.

Sasquatch Festival 2010 Lineup Includes Pavement, Vampire Weekend, MGMT

My Morning Jacket, Wale, Kid Cudi, the National also join three-day festival in Washington May 29-31.

Vampire Weekend Make History With #1 Billboard Debut

Contra marks highest indie-rock debut since 2007, and first #1 for label XL.

Vampire Weekend's Contra Takes Aim At Teenage Bloggers

'You let your emotions get too tied into 15-year-old people's LiveJournals, and clearly that's not a good thing,' Ezra Koenig says.

Vampire Weekend Reveal Secrets Of Contra's Cover Girl

'There's just something infinitely fascinating about a nice portrait of somebody,' Ezra Koenig says.

Vampire Weekend's 'MTV Unplugged': Watch It Here!

Performance features songs from their debut and from Contra, due Tuesday.

Vampire Weekend's Contra: Pan-Ethnic Pop, With Tzatziki Sauce!

Band's new LP is a musical melting pot, to fans' delight (and bookish critics' derision), in Bigger Than the Sound.

Vampire Weekend Take You Through Contra Track By Track

Ezra Koenig and company give you their view of their new album.

Vampire Weekend's 'Cousins' Video: Right On Track

Just-premiered clip matches the song's loosey-goosey feel.

Vampire Weekend Have Konami To Thank For Contra

Video game -- not 1980s-era Nicaraguan separatists -- inspired new album's name.

'Twilight' Star Cam Gigandet, Leighton Meester, Steve-O Recall High School Graduation

Rapper Nicki Minaj, Vampire Weekend's Ezra Koenig also weigh in.

Vampire Weekend Want To Show 'Extremes Of Vibe' In New Album

MTV News gets a sneak listen of 'White Sky' and 'Taxi Cab,' from the band's upcoming sophomore LP.

Coldplay, Beastie Boys, Tool To Headline All Points West

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Ting Tings, Vampire Weekend also on bill at New Jersey festival.

South By Southwest 2009 Preview: Bands, BBQ And Old Buddies

We give you a peek at what's due to go down at this year's SXSW in Austin, Texas.

David Archuleta, John Mayer, Vampire Weekend And More Give Us Their Favorite Albums And Songs Of 2008

Members of Death Cab For Cutie and Cobra Starship also participate in round two of our artists' year-end wrap-up.