In the Mood 4: a “Vampire Weekend”

I've had Vampire Weekend's self-titled album in the rotation for months now. It's a good album from the most popular indie band of the year! I was bumming around YouTube when I came across this clip from the UK show Later.. with Jools Holland, of one of my favorite songs from the album, "Oxford Comma" (and yes,  "A Punk" and "Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa" are good tracks, too). For those of you who have yet to experience the recipe that is Vampire Weekend, add into a blender: Paul Simon, Talking Heads, and Orange Juice (the UK band), with a dash of the Strokes and voila! A delightful afro-preppy-new wave concoction! Just in case you missed 'em the last time they were here, they'll be back in SF on Sept 21, for Treasure Island Music Festival. "Oxford Comma" video...

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