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Rostam, Joy Again

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Neumos (map) Capitol Hill
Mon., Feb. 19, 8 p.m. 2018 All Ages


Recommended by Andrew Gospe

Rostam Batmanglij, formerly the keyboardist and studio wiz in Vampire Weekend, has become a sought-after producer who bridges the shrinking divide among indie-rock, R&B, and pop. In just the past two years, he’s worked with artists as different as Haim, Frank Ocean, and Walkmen leader Hamilton Leithauser. Now Batmanglij is pulling a Kanye West: transitioning from behind the boards to center stage. Though he doesn’t sound like a natural frontman—he sings with a coy, marble-mouthed delivery—his debut, Half-Light, is a kaleidoscopic outsider-pop record with rich instrumental passages befitting his production prowess. Rostam’s is a welcome new, yet familiar, voice.

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925 E Pike St, Seattle, WA 98122
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  • Mon., Feb. 19, 8 p.m. 2018
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