Vampire Weekend‘s multi-instrumentalist and producer Rostam Batmanglij just released this solo track called “Wood.” It’s got a Middle-Eastern vibe to it, simple in it’s composition at some points and swirling with layers of strings and percussion at others. Really interesting stuff. Wouldn’t mind a whole album of this.
all music and lyrics by Rostam Batmanglij. all vocals and instruments performed by Rostam Batmanglij, except for Cello, performed by Hamilton Berry, and Violin, performed by Jonathan Chu