Rostam Batmanglij makes live solo debut in New York

It’s Batmanglij’s first gig following his departure from Vampire Weekend

Listen to new track from ex-Vampire Weekend member Rostam

Rostam is joined by a pair of YouTube dancers in the accompanying video

Ex-Vampire Weekend member Rostam releases first solo track ‘Wood’

Guitarist/keyboardist Batmanglij left the band earlier this week

Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij quits band

Musician wants his 'identity as a songwriter and producer' to 'stand on its own'

Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij opens up about decision to tell fans he is gay

Indie band member discussed coming out to public in 2009 as part of National Coming Out Day