Vampire Weekend – video of the week

VAMPIRE WEEKEND

Despite the fact that members of Vampire Weekend, has been highly criticised for their lack of “rock” edge which is mostly due to their ivy league educations, their perseverance and love for music eventually prevailed.   With 3 successful albums and numerous awards under their belts, Vampire Weekend has snuck into global playlists and finally within their own rights, reached rockstar status.

Love them or hate them, most of us have found ourselves unconsciously humming to their melancholic melodies and mouthing the words of their often too clever lyrics.  One thing is certain, these boys certainly share a love for the art of film, which is clearly visible in their sometimes overly simple yet hauntingly beautiful music videos.

Herewith is one of our very favourite, the 2013 hit “Step”: