The Walkmen

The Walkmen – “Heaven”

In February, our T. Cole Rachel spoke with the Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser about their forthcoming, Phil Ek-produced record, which later got a name and a
Corban Goble | April 16, 2012 - 12:28 pm

Watch The Walkmen Play New Song “Heaven”

Last week, the Walkmen announced the details of their new album Heaven, which I'm pretty much frothing at the mouth to hear right now. The…
Tom Breihan | April 2, 2012 - 12:16 pm

The Walkmen Heaven Details

Earlier this month, great New York indie wailers the Walkmen posted a goofy medley of U2 covers, which they'd apparently recorded in a delirious burst…
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2012 - 12:28 pm

Watch The Bridge Session, National Members Playing With Bob Weir

On Saturday night, Bob Weir, the Grateful Dead legend, played a show at his own TRI Studios in San Rafael, California. At the show, he…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2012 - 11:25 am

The Walkmen Cover U2

The Walkmen have just finished recording the follow up to their awesome, awesome 2010 album Lisbon, which is obviously great news. And to blow off…
Tom Breihan | March 8, 2012 - 12:34 pm

Progress Report: The Walkmen

Name: The Walkmen Progress Report: Band gets to work with Phil Ek on forthcoming studio album. Aside from taking a victory lap…
T. Cole Rachel | February 7, 2012 - 3:11 pm

Win T-Shirts From Insound’s Delicious Design League Project

Recently, Insound announced its Delicious Design League Project where they commissioned the Chicago design firm Delicious Design League to create their own band t-shirts for…
Corban Goble | December 7, 2011 - 10:22 am

Five Indie Types Who Would Do Well On X Factor… And Five Who Wouldn’t

Tonight, as anyone who's been near a TV in the past month already knows, the much-hyped Fox singing-competition show The X Factor makes its debut.
Tom Breihan | September 21, 2011 - 6:27 pm

Watch The Walkmen Play New Song “Your Southern Heart” In Santa Barbara

Here's a live clip of a new song from the Walkmen that the video's poster is calling "Your Southern Heart," a song that finds Hamilton…
Corban Goble | September 20, 2011 - 11:16 am

Fleet Foxes, The Walkmen @ Greek Theatre, Los Angeles 9/14/11

After a quick run of European festivals, Fleet Foxes resumed their tour on the West Coast stopping by the Greek Theatre in support of their…
Andrew Youssef | September 15, 2011 - 5:09 pm

End Of The Road Festival 2011 In Photos

Last week, the UK's Larmer Tree Gardens hosted a hilariously deep bill for the End Of The Road Festival, a lineup that featured Joanna Newsom,…
Corban Goble | September 7, 2011 - 10:39 am

Bonnaroo 2011 Photos: Thursday & Friday

The 10th annual 'Roo is underway. Here are Randy Cremean's great pics of some of the notable sets from the first two days of this…
Scott Lapatine | June 11, 2011 - 3:28 pm

The Walkmen – “While I Shovel The Snow” & “Orange Sunday” Videos

Two new lovely elemental Walkmen videos for you. "While I Shovel the Snow" has an appropriately snowy clip, showing the band brooding around New York…
jessica | February 25, 2011 - 11:23 am

The Walkmen Cover “Holiday Road”

The Walkmen squeezed into the A. V. Club’s Undercover room again, this time for the special Holiday edition of the series. Last time it was…
Brandon Stosuy | November 30, 2010 - 4:50 pm

The Walkmen Cover R.E.M.

The last time we checked in with A. V. Club’s Undercover, there were four songs left and Swell Season chose take a shot at Neutral…
Brandon Stosuy | August 31, 2010 - 12:41 pm

The Walkmen Bring “Angela Surf City” To Fallon

"Angela Surf City" is not only one of the best tracks on Lisbon, but also the best one to bring out for late night --…
jessica | August 13, 2010 - 10:23 am

The Walkmen – Lisbon Premature Evaluation

When Hamilton Leithauser stopped through for a Progress Report he focused on Lisbon's rawness: We have all these rock songs and they’re really stripped…
Stereogum | August 3, 2010 - 10:04 am

Walkmen – “Blue As Your Blood”

You & Me had an insular late-night feel. The forthcoming Lisbon, inspired by trips to the Portuguese city, is an album about being outside…
Brandon Stosuy | July 14, 2010 - 10:02 am

The Walkmen – “Stranded”

The Walkmen's fifth album Lisbon is out in 9/14 via Fat Possum. "Stranded" comes toward the middle of the collection. It's an elegiac horn-lined piece…
Brandon Stosuy | July 12, 2010 - 1:08 pm

Progress Report: The Walkmen

NAME: The Walkmen PROGRESS REPORT: Prepping their fifth album of new material, Lisbon. Recorded with Chris Zane at Gigantic Studios and John Congleton at…
jessica | June 18, 2010 - 5:42 pm