Portland duo of Rocky Tinder and Eric Phipps were responsible with one of our favorite music videos of 2013 ("The Hears"), and they've squeezed in another to cap off the year. "Giants", another single off their debut album Curiosity, is the story of a troubled and bizarre relationship.
After forming Wampire, Rocky Tinder and Eric Phipps steadily began to make a name for themselves in the same Portland, OR, scene that has produced labelmates STRFKR as well as Unknown Mortal Orchestra. It makes sense, then, that Wampire came to Polyvinyl's attention when the duo opened for STRFKR at a hometown Portland show and that UMO's bassist Jacob Portrait produced Wampire's debut full-length, Curiosity. via Facebook