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Dessners’ Grateful Dead Tribute To Feature Members Of Vampire Weekend, Bon Iver, The Walkmen, Kurt Vile & The Violators

Aaron and Bryce Dessner of the National are about to record a Grateful Dead tribute album. The band will also include Scott and Bryan Devendorf.
Liz Pelly | August 4, 2013 - 4:17 pm
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The Walkmen, Phosphorescent, Friend Roulette, Abadabad @ McCarren Park, Brooklyn 6/15/13

At a blacktop lot in McCarren Park on Saturday, a concert plugged along and the conversation turned to befuddlement: "Is this really a free show?"
Colin St. John | June 17, 2013 - 2:11 pm
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10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Walkmen Songs

All due respect to Sonic Youth, perhaps the Walkmen should adopt the washing machine as their emblem. And not just any brand: a Maytag model.
Colin St. John | January 10, 2013 - 12:57 pm
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Occupy Sandy Benefit Ft. Real Estate, Vampire Weekend, Devendra Banhart, The Walkmen, Cass McCombs, Dirty Projectors @ St. Ann & The Holy Trinity, Brooklyn 11/17/12

On Saturday 11/17, some of indie rock's most prominent names got together to stage a benefit for victims of Hurricane Sandy. Real Estate, Vampire Weekend,…
Michael Nelson | November 19, 2012 - 12:54 pm
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The Walkmen – “Dance With Your Partner” & “Vermeer ’65”

A few months ago, the Walkmen released their absolutely excellent new album Heaven, a blissful LP about the pleasures of easing into middle age. And…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2012 - 4:25 pm
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Watch The Walkmen On Conan

Last night on Conan, the Walkmen served as musical guests, playing "Love Is Luck," one of the many highlights from their excellent early-summer album Heaven.
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2012 - 10:27 am

Watch The Walkmen On Letterman

I can't think of any good reasons why the Walkmen aren't on TV every week, but when they do show up, I'll take it. Last…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2012 - 9:01 am
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Outside Lands 2012 In Photos

Over the weekend, thousands of fans flocked to this year's Outside Lands at Golden Gate Park. Overcast and chilly weather was offset by the fire…
Andrew Youssef | August 13, 2012 - 6:19 pm
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Lollapalooza 2012: Jack White, The Walkmen, Dum Dum Girls, & More

For Saturday's recap and photos, click here. For Friday's recap and photos, click here. Sunday's recap below... In contrast to Saturday's…
Liz Pelly | August 6, 2012 - 1:27 pm
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The Walkmen – “Heartbreaker” Video

Just yesterday, the Walkmen gave us their video for "The Love You Love," a song from their excellent Heaven album, and they're already back with…
Tom Breihan | July 10, 2012 - 5:26 pm

The Walkmen – “Blue Turns To Grey” (Rolling Stones Cover)

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first Rolling Stones show ever -- 7/12/1962 -- BBC 6Music is running a series of programs during…
Corban Goble | July 10, 2012 - 12:13 pm
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The Walkmen – “The Love You Love” Video

The Walkmen's new video for Heaven standout "The Love You Love" is a black-and-white clip that exhibits a vintage science video feel. In it, a…
Corban Goble | July 9, 2012 - 11:58 am

The Walkmen @ Bowery Ballroom, NYC 6/6/12

"This feels like a hometown show." Only two of five Walkmen call Brooklyn home, but it was "nice to be back at our old stomping…
Amrit Singh | June 7, 2012 - 12:45 pm
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Watch The Walkmen On Fallon

Last night, the Walkmen, fresh off of releasing one of the year's best albums, came through Late Night With Jimmy Fallon. On the show, they…
Tom Breihan | June 6, 2012 - 9:05 am
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The Walkmen – “Heaven” Video

The Walkmen's masterful new album Heaven is finally out, and the brand-new video for the title track uses photo collages and archival footage to show…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2012 - 10:27 am
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Sasquatch! 2012 In Photos

Washington's Sasquatch! Festival took place over the weekend, a heavy-hitting four day lineup featuring people like Jack White, St. Vincent. Bon Iver, Beck, Sanitgold, the…
Corban Goble | May 29, 2012 - 12:59 pm
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Stream The Walkmen Heaven

Heaven is the elegant, understated, utterly gorgeous new album from the Walkmen, and it may well be their best. I got a promo of the…
Tom Breihan | May 21, 2012 - 10:20 am
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Album Of The Week

Premature Evaluation: The Walkmen Heaven

If the Walkmen were a basketball player, they'd be Tyson Chandler: Charming, erudite, handsome, and smooth, but not flashy or self-aggrandizing. Like Chandler, they bring…
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2012 - 4:28 pm
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The Walkmen – “The House You Made”

The Walkmen will release "Heaven," the title track of their new record, as a 7'', and today the B-side to that release hit the 'net.
Corban Goble | May 15, 2012 - 10:37 am
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The Walkmen – “We Can’t Be Beat”

The latest song to emerge from the Walkmen's upcoming Heaven is the downtempo, penultimate "We Can't Be Beat," a track that puts Hamilton Leithauser up…
Corban Goble | May 8, 2012 - 10:45 am
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