Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires Of The City
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Modern Vampires Of The City

Label XL Recordings ‎– XLCD 556
Format CD, Album
Barcode 0634904055622
Country US
Released 14 May 2013
Genre Rock, Pop
Style Indie Rock, Indie Pop, Pop Rock
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1 Obvious Bicycle 4:11
2 Unbelievers 3:23
3 Step 4:12
4 Diane Young 2:40
5 Don't Lie 3:33
6 Hannah Hunt 3:58
7 Everlasting Arms 3:03
8 Finger Back 3:26
9 Worship You 3:21
10 Ya Hey 5:13
11 Hudson 4:15
12 Young Lion 1:45
A&R – Imran Ahmed
A&R – Kris Chen
Arranged By [Additional Vocal Arrangement] – Angel Deradoorian
Arranged By [String And Brass Arrangements] – Rostam Batmanglij
Art Direction – Ezra Koenig
Art Direction – Rostam Batmanglij
Band [Vampire Weekend Is], Bass – Chris Baio
Band [Vampire Weekend Is], Drums – Chris Tomson
Band [Vampire Weekend Is], Lead Vocals – Ezra Koenig
Band [Vampire Weekend Is], Piano, Guitar, Banjo, Harmony Vocals, Backing Vocals, Drum Programming, Programmed By [Synth Programming], Keyboards, Shaker – Rostam Batmanglij
Copyist – Shruti Kumar
Cover, Design [Album Cover Designed By] – Ezra Koenig
Cover, Design [Album Cover Designed By] – Rostam Batmanglij
Cover, Photography By [Cover Photograph] – Neal Boenzi
Design [Compact Disc Design] – Ezra Koenig
Design [Compact Disc Design] – Rostam Batmanglij
Engineer – Ariel Rechtshaid
Engineer – Dave Schiffman
Engineer – Michael Harris
Engineer – Nick Rowe
Engineer – Rostam Batmanglij
Engineer [Additional Mix Engineering] – Justin Gerrish
Layout [Packaging], Design [Booklet] – Matt de Jong
Legal [Representation] – Clintons
Legal [Representation] – Nicky Stein
Management – Ian Montone
Management – Michele Harrison
Management – Monotone, Inc.
Mastered By – Emily Lazar
Mastered By – Joe LaPorta
Mixed By – Ariel Rechtshaid (1, 5 to 9, 11, 12)
Mixed By – Rostam Batmanglij (1, 5 to 9, 11, 12)
Photography By [Band Photo] – Alex John Beck
Producer – Ariel Rechtshaid
Producer – Rostam Batmanglij
Technician [ProTools Operators] – Angelo Vasquez
Technician [ProTools Operators] – Fernando Lodero
Technician [ProTools Operators] – Hans Crump
Technician [ProTools Operators] – Justin Gerrish
Technician [ProTools Operators] – Rich Rich
All songs [... 2013 Vampire Weekend Music (ASCAP)/Imagem Music
Except: bass line of bridge section of "Ya Hey" [... published by Lion of God Publishing Co./Administered worldwide by Kobalt Music Services America, Inc.

"Step" This composition contains elements from "Aubrey" (Gates). Published by Kipahulu Music. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Thanks to YZ's "Who's that girl" for our hook "Every time I see you in the world you always step to my girl."

"Obvious Bicycle" Features a sample of "Keep Cool Babylon" by Ras Michael & The Sons of Negus, licensed courtesy of Trojan Recordings Ltd.

All songs mixed by Rostam Batmanglij and Ariel Rechtshaid except "Unbelievers" Mixed by Scott Jacoby and Emily Lazar at Eusonia Studios, NYC; "Diane Young", "Yo Hey" and "Step" Mixed by Rich Costey at Eldorado Recording Studios, Los Angeles. Mix Assistant and ProTools Engineer: Chris Kasych, Assistant: Eric Isip

Recording and Mixing Locations:
RB's Apt; 222 10th St; Slow Death Studios in Burbank; Downtown Studios in NYC; Vox Studios in LA; Echo Park Back House in LA.

Cover Photograph used courtesy of Neal Boenzi/The New York Times/Redux.
The image of the Flatiron Building is a trademark used under limited license.

Management: Vampire Weekend is exclusively managed worldwide by Ian Montone and Michele Harrison for Monotone, Inc.
Legal Representation: Nicky Stein at Clintons.

℗ & © 2013 Vampire Weekend under exclusive license to XL Recordings Ltd

Packaged in a standard jewel case with O-card cardboard slipcase.
Barcode (Text) – 6 34904 05562 2
Barcode (Scanned UPC as 13-digit GTIN) – 0634904055622
Rights Society – ASCAP
Matrix / Runout (Variant 1) – XLCD 556 [arvato] + + 81588821
Mastering SID Code (Variant 1) – IFPI L028
Mould SID Code (Variant 1) – IFPI 10K0
Matrix / Runout (Variant 2) – XLCD 556 [arvato] + + 81588821
Mastering SID Code (Variant 2) – IFPI L028
Mould SID Code (Variant 2) – IFPI 10E6
Matrix / Runout (Variant 3) – XLCD 556 [arvato] + + 81588821
Mastering SID Code (Variant 3) – IFPI L028
Mould SID Code (Variant 3) – IFPI 10J7


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