Photos: The Walkmen, Sun Ra Arkestra, Spank Rock and more played Union Transfer to raise money for The Rail Park
Lest it be overlooked amid all the attention paid to their final show, The Walkmen were just one of about nine acts on the stage at Union Transfer last Wednesday, from Spank Rock to Sun Ra Arkestra, all of who performed to benefit the first phase of The Rail Park .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Washington Post
The Scene: Thread at Union Market
Every week, one of our photographer colleagues goes to a party for a regular feature in the Sunday Style section called The Scene .
Daniel Rossen of Grizzly Bear announces first-ever solo tour, playing ...
Back in 2012, Grizzly Bear's Daniel Rossen released the solo EP, Silent Hour/Golden Mile , and he'll now be going on his first-ever solo tour in the spring of 2014.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Slow Burn, Slow Fade: Inside The Walkmen's Final Days
Somewhere along the line, something went wrong. Things fell out of place, or failed to fall into place to begin with.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Indie rockers to pay tribute to The Byrds' Gene Clark at Union Transfer on January 22nd
On Wednesday, January 22nd the lead singers of three established indie-rock bands and one indie-rock band on almost hiatus are coming together at Union Transfer to pay tribute to one of the founding members of The Byrds, Gene Clark .
Beach House, Fleet Foxes, Grizzly Bear, Walkmen members & more...
In 1974, former Byrd Gene Clark released his fourth solo album, No Other , a critical and commercial failure that earned increasingly more recognition over time and was received much more warmly upon its reissue in the early 2000s.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Walkmen Are Taking an Indefinite Break
One of the foremost independent-minded New York rock bands of the past 15 years may be calling it quits.
The Walkmen going on "extreme hiatus" after benefit show in Philly; members prepping solo releases
Bassist/organist Peter Bauer of The Walkmen revealed in an interview with the Washington Post that the band is going on an "extreme hiatus" after their upcoming show in Philly this week.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Rockers The Walkmen To Take Hiatus
The group has assured fans there are no plans to split, but the bandmates have will not be recording together in the near future.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Walkmen are going on "extreme hiatus" according to bassist Peter Bauer
Three members of the band are currently working on solo LPs: Hamilton Leithauser , Walter Martin, and Bauer .
The Week in Music News (11/23 - 11/29): The Walkmen's...
The Week in Music News : The Walkmen's extreme hiatus, Mastodon's insensitive t-shirt, Dev Hynes' falling out with Solange It's Black Friday! We Canadians like to look down on the extreme consumerism of our neighbours to the south on the day after Thanksgiving , but not when it comes to rare vinyl.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
ToDo ToDay: Temples, The Walkmen, and Cheap Margaritas on Tap
Temples is a hard band to love. Not because its two singles aren't insanely catchy retro-psychedelia that sound like they could have come out in the late '60s.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Washington Post
Going Out Guide: Nightlife Agenda
Every Tuesday, the Going Out Guide highlights the week's best DJs, bands, dance nights and parties.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The New York Observer
To Do Friday: Wesley Stace's Cabinet of Wonders
I am not sure why John Wesley Harding changed his name to Wesley Stace , but I am sure that his Cabinet of Wonders variety show, which features a rotating cast of performers, is a great idea.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
With $3M In Funding, Qloo Launches To Let You Discover Interesting Content In Eight Categories
Qloo , an iOS app that makes personalized recommendations across a wide range of categories, has closed a $3 million seed funding round with participation from angel investors Samih Toukan and Hussam Khoury, founders of Maktoob and Cross Creek Pictures founding partner Tommy Thompson .