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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 »
The four-date indie rock all-star tour in tribute to Gene Clark's 1974 album No Other made its final stop last night in at Brooklyn's Music Hall Of Williamsburg. As advertised, Grizzly Bear's Daniel…   Read Story »
Well, that didn't take long. The Walkmen, who announced an "extreme hiatus" and played a goodbye show in Philadelphia last month, will headline a concert at New Orleans' One Eyed Jacks on 2/15. San…   Read Story »
The Walkmen announced their "extreme hiatus" on Black Friday -- though, as the extensive Walkmen profile we published today explains, that break was a long time coming -- which made last night's show…   Read Story »