Sunday, May 19, 2013
Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City
This album is different. The songs are catchy without bordering on smirking-annoyance. There's a depth to these songs that I hadn't heard from them before. A spacious darkness, almost.
Don't get me wrong. This isn't a morose album by any means. The happy, Paul Simon-esque pop is still there. But there's a different feel to it. I have quickly fallen in love with this album.
Favorite track: "Don't Lie"
I couldn't find a video for "Don't Lie", so here are videos for a couple other tracks I love: