Vampire Weekend

American indie rock band

Vampire Weekend is an indie rock band. They have released three albums. Their 2011 album Contra was nominated for Best Alternative Music Album at the Grammy Awards. Their third studio album, Modern Vampires of the City, was released on May 14, 2013. It was nominated for a Grammy for Best Alternative Music Album.[1] Pitchfork gave the album a score of 9.3 out of 10.[2] Rolling Stone put it at number one on their list of 50 Best Albums of 2013.[3]




  1. Amazing, Pretty Much. "Grammy Nominations 2014". Pretty Much Amazing. Archived from the original on 2014-02-23. Retrieved 2019-02-15.
  2. "Vampire Weekend: Modern Vampires of the City". Pitchfork.
  3. Stone, Rolling; Stone, Rolling (2 December 2013). "50 Best Albums of 2013".