“California English Pt. 2” (MP3)

    “California English Pt. 2” is the B-side to Vampire Weekend’s “Cousins” single, and it couldn’t be further from its A-side. “Pt. 2” is a hazy, loping track that sounds a bit like Rotsam Batmanglij’s Discovery project. Here’s a live version of “California English” for comparison.

     

    Vampire Weekend’s Contra is due out on Jan. 12 via XL.