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Intro 9.16.13: Videos from Vampire Weekend, Pixies, Jake Bugg and more

Pictured from left: Chris Baio, Rostam Batmanglij, Ezra

Pictured from left: Chris Baio, Rostam Batmanglij, Ezra Koenig and Christopher Tomson. Vampire Weekend plays the MTK: Music to Know Festival at East Hampton Airport on Aug. 13-14, 2011 (Credit: AP)

Vampire Weekend graduate to arena-rock status, stopping at Barclays Center Friday.

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VAMPIRE WEEKEND, “Diane Young.” At Barclays Center Friday.
PIXIES, “Bagboy.” At Bowery Ballroom Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and Music Hall of Williamsburg Thursday.
YEAH YEAH YEAHS, “Sacrilege.” At Barclays Center Thursday.
PET SHOP BOYS, “Axis.” At Beacon Theatre Monday and Tuesday.
ICONA POP, “I Love It.” At Webster Hall Friday and Music Hall of Williamsburg 9.25.
THE SELECTER, “Too Much Pressure.” At Gramercy Theatre Friday.
JAKE BUGG, “Two Fingers.” At Webster Hall Tuesday.
TOM ODELL, “Grow Old With Me.” At Irving Plaza Saturday.
ANTHONY RANERI, “Montauk.” At Knitting Factory Sunday.
GRAHAM NASH, “Sleepsong.” At NYCB Theater at Westbury Sunday and City Winery.
WALK THE MOON, “Anna Sun.” At Terminal 5 Friday.
CHARLI XCX, “Take My Hand.” At Gramercy Theatre Saturday.

Tags: Intro , Vampire Weekend , Yeah Yeah Yeahs , Pixies , Pet Shop Boys , Icona Pop , Charlie XCX , Anthony Raneri , Graham Nash , Jake Bugg , Tom Odell , The Selecter , Walk the Moon

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