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Vampire Weekend hits L.A. for upcoming album
Vampire Weekend hits L.A. for upcoming album

Two months after premiering a peppy new song, "Unbelievers," on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," Vampire Weekend has announced that its upcoming third studio album is set to be released this spring on XL Recordings. The still-untitled disc will follow up 2010's "Contra," which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. Speaking to SPIN, frontman Ezra Koenig and keyboardist Rostam Batmanglij said the band recorded portions of the album in Los Angeles with Ariel Rechtshaid, a former member of L.A.'s Foreign Born who's since become known for his production and songwriting work with the likes of Usher and Sky Ferreira. "I love being able to record in a...