Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Vampire Weekend - Vampire Weekend (***1/2)



Debut record from the insanely hyped Columbia grads, who channel afro-pop influences through an indie-pop sensibility, striking upon something that, while not wholly original, is invigorating nonetheless.

Highlights: ""Oxford Comma", "A-Punk, "Cape Code Kwassa Kwassa", "Walcott"

RIYL: Paul Simon, Talking Heads/David Byrne.


Video - "Mansard Roof"



Video - "A-Punk"



"Walcott" (live on "Take Away Show")



"Bryn"


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