Tagged: The Walkmen

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Interview: The Walkmen

The Walkmen just celebrated their 10th anniversary as a band, though some members have been playing together for 23 years. In their Step Into The Black interview, vocalist Hamilton Leithauser and bassist Peter Bauer speak … read more »

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Video: The Walkmen, “Heaven” (Live in Boston)

The Walkmen brought great vibes to the Boston edition of Step Into The Black and fans hung on every word during their intimate set at Storyville. Watch them perform the jangly title track from their … read more »

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The Walkmen Step Into The Black in Boston

Since it was held in the basement of Storyville restaurant and nightclub, guests literally Stepped Into The Black when they arrived at our party last night in Boston. Storyville was a thriving jazz club in … read more »

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Stream: The Walkmen’s Heaven

The Walkmen having been unveiling tracks off their seventh studio album, Heaven, with the slow consistency of old pros and in a manner befitting its prepped and polished sound. From album opener “We Can’t Be … read more »

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Stream: The Walkmen, “We Can’t Be Beat”

Whereas “Heaven”, the last single we heard from The Walkmen’s upcoming album of the same name on Fat Possum, channeled their rambunctious youth, “We Can’t Be Beat” is a mature jam suited for introspective moments … read more »

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Stream: The Walkmen, “Heaven”

Every time we hear about a new Walkmen album, we get excited to really live with it for awhile. It’s not that their songs aren’t immediately appealing, it’s just that this band has perfected a … read more »

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Live: Questlove, The Walkmen at Captain Morgan’s Step Into the Black Party

Last night, as part of an events series that will be unfolding throughout spring, Captain Morgan celebrated the release of their new Black Spiced Rum with a fittingly pirate-themed affair. We were led down some … read more »

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Contest: Win Exclusive Best Coast and Walkmen Tees

Insound and Chicago’s Delicious Design League teamed up to create six band tees. Enter to win one from the first batch, which pay homage to The Walkmen and Best Coast. Just let us know your … read more »

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Video: The Walkmen’s Hamilton Leithauser Covers Cass McCombs

Hamilton Leithauser played a faithful cover of Nonconcert event, this past February, and they were kind enough to post this great live video. We even get an “as told to” bit of McCombs-brand comedy: What’s … read more »

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Video: The Walkmen, “While I Shovel The Snow”

The Walkmen are so good at making stuff we’re tired of seem awesome and/or romantic again. And what we are tired of is snow. Or so we thought, except when we hear the lyrics there’s … read more »

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