After gaining exposure through word of mouth, internet blogs and US indie radio, New York based four piece Vampire Weekend release their self-titled debut for XL Records. Recorded at various locations including barns and friends apartments and produced by keyboardist Rostam Batmanglij, the band describe their sound as "Upper West Side Soweto" playing a unique mix of Strokes style New York indie rock mixed with African rhythms. The debut single 'Mansard Roof' is included.
1. Mansard Roof
2. Oxford Comma
4. Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa
7. One (Blake's Got A New Face)
8. I Stand Corrected
10. The Kids Don't Stand A Chance