The Walkmen Work On New Album, Kick Off Fall Tour

So what is up with the Walkmen? Although their website offers very little information regarding their whereabouts, they are apparently hard at work on their third full-length album. The recording is currently taking place at New York’s Mercata Studios, and that is just about all that is known right now.

For die-hard fans who want to get a sneak-peek at the new record, they will be playing all of their new songs during some of their upcoming shows, starting September 17 at Mr. Smalls Theater in Pittsburgh. Here are the rest of the dates:

09.17.05 – Pittsburgh, PA (Mr. Smalls Theater)
09.18.05 – Newport, KY (Southgate House)
09.19.05 – Nashville, TN (Exit Inn)
09.20.05 – Memphis, TN (Hi-Tone)
09.21.05 – Baton Rouge, LA (Sogo Live)
09.22.05 – Houston, TX (Numbers)
09.23.05 – Austin, TX (The Parish)
09.24.05 – Austin, TX (Austin City Limits)
09.25.05 – San Antonio, TX (The Sanctuary)
09.26.05 – Dallas, TX (Gypsy Tea Room)
09.28.05 – Atlanta, GA (The Earl)
09.29.05 – Columbia, SC (New Brookland Tavern)
09.30.05 – Carrboro, NC (Cat’s Cradle)
10.01.05 – Lexington, VA (Washington & Lee University)

The Walkmen Work On New Album, Kick Off Fall Tour