Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij has left the band

Vampire Weekend producer/songwriter Rostam Batmanglij has left the band, according to a note he posted on Twitter today. Related: Vampire Weekend's Rostam Batmanglij makes Broadway debut The note reads: hi- I wanted to let ppl kno I'm no longer a member of VW but that Ezra and I will continue to collaborate on future projects and future VW," he wrote.