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Steven Alan + The Strokes + Scott Sternberg = Vampire Weekend.

Jan 18th, 2008 | Categories: Media, New York City, Style | by Michael Williams

The new preppy “it” band Vampire Weekend has been popping up everywhere (Teen Vogue, GQ…cover of yet to be released major music magazine). Pictured below is the GQ “Music” section from the February issue – can you say Glenn O’Brien! The profile (by Mr. Will Welch) might as well be the Fashion Well, only styled in the GQ editors own clothes (don’t get me wrong – I dress just like these / those guys). It doesn’t really seem to be just a music profile. With songs like Oxford Comma and Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa it is only a matter of time before these guys are going to be in an ad campaign.

By the way – how could I not mention that cover with Rachel Bilson?!?

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Comments: 5

5 Comments to “Steven Alan + The Strokes + Scott Sternberg = Vampire Weekend.”

  1. The Moment Soft Serve | A News Feed of Light Reading « - T Magazine - New York Times Blog
    on Jan 18th, 2008
    @ 4:28 PM

    [...] … Speaking of clean cut, is Vampire Weekend the preppiest band of all time? A Continuous Lean makes the case…. We wonder if V.W.’s tour bus is a Volvo station wagon with an Exeter sticker?… [...]

  2. Max
    on Jan 29th, 2008
    @ 1:16 PM

    Thank God they sound nothing like Paul Simon- YUCK!!!

  3. rockstarr26
    on Jan 29th, 2008
    @ 8:02 PM

    i mean…if paul simon sounded EXACTLY like coldplay.
    very good pop record.
    http://pluggedin.com

  4. Jaredm
    on Jan 30th, 2008
    @ 10:31 PM

    ok i’ve listened to most of their songs and it’s some really good music…..really catchy and everything (check out “A Punk”) but i just hope that all this fame and magazine covers and stuff just doesn’t ruin them etc. etc.

  5. JJ
    on Jan 9th, 2009
    @ 12:56 AM

    Why is Ezra wearing socks??
    I love when he gose sockless in his boatshoes!
    his feet are soo cute!