Vampire Weekend reveal name of new album… in the Classifieds section of the New York Times

In Music by Ned Hepburn / February 4, 2013

“Modern Vampires Of The City” is the new Vampire Weekend album, sure, but the way the public found out about it is a little more complex. Seemingly bored by the “sending a fucking email to publicists” standby that seemingly (everyone) (ever) (like, every band since time began) goes for, they decided to make things a little more fun for their fans.

They tweeted out a clue the other day, and it turned into the classified add you see above. And lo and behold, here’s the album cover, via Pitchfork:

Vampire Weekend reveal name of new album... in the Classifieds section of the New York Times