Vampire Weekend: Diane Young

Prince turns 55, Wu-Tang reunites, Vampire Weekend throws a dinner party and more in our weekly music recap

Any music video featuring a saxophone as a giant bong is worth spending a moment enjoying, but Vampire Weekend gives plenty of reasons to stick around and put it on repeat with “Diane Young,” a single off of their recently-released album Modern Vampires of The City. In a “Last Supper” scenario, the East Coast quartet joins forces with Chromeo, Sky Ferreira and Santigold for a …

Bijules + Leather & Porridge

From "Bubble Butt" to "When A Fire Starts To Burn," our look back at the music we tweeted this week

When Italian musician Roman Azzuro first met menswear designer Aurelia Paumelle at a party in Berlin shortly after moving to the German capital, he told her that he liked her clothes and that he was going to create the music for her next show. Bold move. Now the brilliant first track he recorded for her under the moniker Rouge Mécanique (which sounds like a late …

HUH. Magazine: May Playlist

From "Bubble Butt" to "When A Fire Starts To Burn," our look back at the music we tweeted this week

Welcome to the first party banger of the summer, “When A Fire Starts To Burn,” from young UK electro-garage duo Disclosure, which now has an equally infectious video to go along with it. With suspiciously catchy southern preacher samples and a floor-filler of a beat, the video captures the song’s fiery intensity while injecting some good-natured goofiness. Watch first for the song, again for the …