Album Review: Vampire Weekend – Contra

Text: George Nikas

When PLAY was pressed on January 11 and ‘Horcata’ was on, a smile burst and the first drops of rain finally fell. Having already had happy Christmas with the 24 hour party people in t-shirts suitable for 20 degrees and endless dancing to the next morning, ‘Contra’ was a good excuse to spend an entire rainy day at home, accompanied by a Wes Anderson film.