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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

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

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

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

Crossing Brooklyn Ferry @ BAM, Brooklyn 5/3/12

The National-curated Crossing Brooklyn Ferry kicked off its weekend-long fest last night and Thursday's slate featured performances from the likes of the Walkmen, Sharon Van…
Stereogum | May 4, 2012 - 12:37 pm

The Walkmen – “Southern Heart”

In the fall last year, the Walkmen started playing a new song called "Southern Heart," and now the studio version of the track has surfaced…
Corban Goble | May 2, 2012 - 9:35 am

The Walkmen – “Heartbreaker”

A couple of days ago, we posted "Heaven," the driving but lovely first single and title track from the new Walkmen album. And now there's…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2012 - 12:14 pm

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

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

List

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