Vampire Weekend Chicago Tickets
The American rock group, Vampire Weekend is preparing to perform live at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. In the past, the four-member ensemble has collaborated with artists like Baio, L’Homme Run, Dirty Projectors, Ra Ra Riot and Discover. They will now be performing some of their most popular tracks at the upcoming concert. The event is scheduled to be held at the 9500-seat arena. The venue has previously hosted the concerts by Phish and Green Day. Fans should buy Vampire Weekend Chicago tickets as they are now available for sale.
The upcoming concert in Chicago features the popular rock band, Vampire Weekend. Formed in 2006, the group currently consists of members, Ezra Koenig as the lead vocalist, Rostam Batmanglij as the keyboardist/guitarist, Chris Baio on bass and Chris Tomson on percussion and drums. These musicians became acquainted at the Columbia University where they began doing rap collaborations. Bonding over a mutual interest in African and punk rock music, the quartet decided to form their own rock group. After graduating from the university, the band released its debut single “Cape Cod Kwassa Kwassa” in 2007. This song became an instant hit and was featured on the 67th spot of the “100 Best Songs of the Year” list by the Rolling Stone Magazine. Before releasing their debut studio album, Vampire Weekend toured with the Shins in 2008.
Vampire Weekend’s self-titled debut album was a big hit. It was released in 2008 and reached number seventeen on the Billboard 200 and number 15 on the UK Albums chart. Singles from the collection like “Oxford Comma” and “A-Punk” became international hits. In 2011, Vampire Weekend released its second album “Contra.” Debuting on the top of the Billboard 200, the group became a commercial success. With this Vampire Weekend performed at the Austin City Limits Music Festival, Bonnaroo, Coachella, Oxegen Festival, Glastonbury Festival and Latitude Festival. The album also received a Grammy nomination in the category of “Best Alternative Music Album.” Listen to Vampire Weekend’s songs from the latest album as the group prepares to perform in Chicago. Buy Vampire Weekend Chicago tickets today.