Vampire Weekend is a rock band from New York City signed to Columbia Records who formed in 2006. Lead by vocalist and guitarist Ezra Koenig, the band’s self-titled album Vampire Weekend in 2008 included popular singles “Mansard Roof,” “A-Punk,” “Oxford Comma,” “Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa,” and “The Kids Don’t Stand a Chance.” Contra in 2010 garnered strong commercial success with their third studio album, Modern Vampires of the City (2013) winning a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 2014. The band released their fourth album, Father of the Bride on May 3, 2019.
Chicano Batman is a four-piece band based in Los Angeles, California composed of Eduardo Arenas (bass, guitar, vocals), Carlos Arévalo (guitars), Bardo Martinez (lead vocals, keyboards, guitar) and Gabriel Villa (drums). The group’s sound draws from a mix of psychedelic soul, funk, tropicalia, and rock.