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The Walkmen are now on hiatus, possibly forever, and three of the band's members have solo albums coming out in the next few months. Only one of those members, however, has a kids' solo album coming…   Read Story »
The (former?) Walkmen frontman Hamilton Leithauser is getting ready for the release of Black Hours, his debut solo album, and he's already shared his video for the Rotsam Batmanglij-produced first…   Read Story »
The cyclical heartland guitar anthem "Latin American Ficciones" was our first taste of Walkmen member Peter Matthew Bauer's upcoming solo debut Liberation! Today that song becomes the album's first…   Read Story »
My favorite song from among the many post-Walkmen solo projects so far is Walter Martin's Karen O duet "Sing To Me." So I'm happy to report that Martin debuted two more songs from his upcoming…   Read Story »
The Walkmen may be on a "pretty extreme hiatus" but the band members seem dead set on making sure you don't miss them too much by releasing a bunch of solo efforts. Following in the footsteps of…   Read Story »
Just last night, Hamilton Leithauser, the (former?) frontman of the Walkmen and the owner of one of indie rock's greatest voices, announced the impending release of Black Hours, his debut solo album.…   Read Story »
UPDATE: Watch the video for "Alexandra," and check out the LP tracklist, here. Earlier this month, when the Walkmen ended their extreme hiatus with a concert in New Orleans, frontman Hamilton…   Read Story »
Last year, we profiled the Walkmen in the weeks leading up to the "pretty extreme hiatus” promised by bassist/organist Pete Bauer in late November. Their swan song came on 12/4 in Philadelphia.…   Read Story »
In our profile on the pre-hiatus Walkmen, one of the interesting future projects discussed was from Walter Martin. Martin had been working with the idea of developing an album of music for children,…   Read Story »
Back in December, I wrote a profile about the Walkmen that doubled as a maybe-eulogy for the band as they embarked on an indefinite hiatus and various solo projects. It was inevitable that the…   Read Story »