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  1. Hamilton Leithauser hammered out the tunes on his solo debutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    ... he delivered Black Hours , an elegant solo effort that came after logging a dozen-plus years with indie vets the Walkmen, and there's already another three releases on the way. A vinyl-only album called Dear God is at the pressing plant and due ...

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  2. Wahoo Skiffle Crazies: Origin story of a Staten Island jug bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | SILive.com

    ... celebrities like "Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon, comedian-filmmaker Michael Showalter and bands like fun. and The Walkmen. Year-round, the band is booked for events around Staten Island and often treks out to festivals and gigs within road-trip ...

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  3. Mumford & Sons' 'Wilder Mind' a disappointing attempt at reinventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The London Free Press

    ... that sound like secondhand knockoffs of everybody else, from The War on Drugs to Coldplay to The National to The Walkmen. Except they're nowhere near as good - and with only a couple of exceptions, nowhere near as memorable as their old songs, since ...

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  4. Tonight's Concert Picks: Peter Matthew Bauer at Milkboy, Cherokee Red ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Peter Matthew Bauer headlines the Communion Philly line-up at Milkboy tonight. It's barely necessary to even mention Bauer's former affiliation with The Walkmen as the Philadelphia musician created such a great solo presence with his debut Liberation! last year.

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  5. Mixtape Monday: Check Out New Songs From Britney Spears, Mumford &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... right here! Speaking of great covers, this week Mikal Cronin shared two 8-bit versions of Neutral Milk Hotel and The Walkmen tunes "On Avery Island" and "Tenley Town," respectfully. Check out these interesting new takes on these songs right here! ...

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  6. Vampire Weekend unveil new video for a Diane Younga a " watchRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2013 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    Vampire Weekend have released the new video for their single 'Diane Young', which shows what appears to be the world's weirdest dinner party - scroll down to watch. It also acts as an excuse for the New York band to rope in their talented friends, and there are cameo appearances from Sky Ferreira , Santigold, Dave Longstreth of Dirty Projectors, Hamilton Leithauser of The Walkmen and P-Thugg and Dave 1 from Chromeo.

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  7. Wild Yaks - "Paradise"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... . The album will feature production from Kevin S. McMahon, who has also worked with Swans, Titus Andronicus, and The Walkmen. Hear the song below.

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  8. SXSW Q&a: Hamilton LeithauserRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Austin Monthly

    It's almost unheard of for an established musician to partake in an interview with a news outlet without a PR team or entourage in tow. So, imagine our surprise when Hamilton Leithauser , the former lead singer of indie rock band The Walkmen, mosied up to us at El Chilito all by his lonesome.

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  9. Arts DEVORead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    ... House concert: A couple of local super fans - Matt Brown and Heather Schoeppach - of now-defunct indie-rockers The Walkmen are hosting the band's former organist/bassist, Peter Matthew Bauer, for a stop on his current West Coast "living-room tour," ...

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  10. The Walkmen: UFC 184 Walkout SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Sherdog

    Ronda Rousey on Saturday affirmed her place as the best women's bantamweight in the galaxy, as she submitted Cat Zingano with an armbar 14 seconds into their UFC 184 main event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Rousey certainly has a reputation for snatching nasty arm locks, and the capacity crowd witnessed her further that reputation against the previously unbeaten Zingano.

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  11. This is the Kit at The LanternRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... on, his brother Bryce Dessner, Benjamin Lanz (Beirut), Thomas Bartlett (Doveman, The Gloaming) and Matt Barrick (The Walkmen) alongside her regular cast of collaborators.

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  12. Sofar Sounds invades living rooms in North BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Free Williamsburg

    ... Pam noted the scene reminded her of sing along time in Kindergarten. Closing artist, Walt Martin , formerly of The Walkmen, brought that memory to life with songs from his children's album, "We're All Young Together". His set was decidedly more ...

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  13. The music of Stubbs the Zombie, indie rock takes on doo-wopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | MetaFilter

    ... vintage pop hits (and one original song) , with Ben Kweller taking on The Chordettes and The Drifters remaking The Walkmen , and more. It was almost a decade ago that Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse came out, allowing you to play Edward ...

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  14. Ex- Walkman Hamilton Leithauser rocks Johnny Brenda'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Triangle

    ... in such an intimate setting, you jump on it. This was the case when Hamilton Leithauser, the former front man of The Walkmen, stopped by the storied Johnny Brenda's Jan. 24. Right around the corner from the Girard stop on the Market-Frankford line, ...

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  15. The Walkmen: UFC on Fox 14 Walkout SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Sherdog

    Conor McGregor hardly had a scratch on his face at the UFC Fight Night "McGregor vs. Siver" post-fight press conference.

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  16. Hamilton Leithauser croons and rocks at U Street Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Local native Hamilton Leithauser returned home to play a show at U Street Music Hall on Friday, January 23. The former lead singer for The Walkmen , seemed happy to be playing at home. Opening was Bully, a grunge- rock band from Nashville.

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  17. LCD Soundsystem Turns 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... to an ascendant Brooklyn, the new epicenter of New York's music scene after a few years gestating in the role. The Walkmen found themselves in a rewarding second act come 2008, and TV On The Radio, alien geniuses that they are, may have dominated ...

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  18. Show picks: Zola Jesus, Hamilton Leithauser & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... - Leithauser grew up in DC, where he attended prep school - before forming nervy-yet-dad-approved rock group The Walkmen. Look a bit further though and you'll find an artist who's honest, open, and constantly evolving, from the ragged figure ...

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  19. Ghostplay's music is just two guitars and a beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | NewsReview.com

    ... the Melvins, and Butthole Surfers. Garcia, who grew up listening to moody, eclectic stuff such as Radiohead and The Walkmen, spent much time playing guitar alone in her room, building riffs on a looping pedal and jamming over it. The result, she ...

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  20. Mick Management Hires Former Artist Organization President Rich SchaeferRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Billboard

    ... s Ray LaMontagne , Passion Pit , Childish Gambino , Lord Huron , Deer Tick , White Denim , Hamilton Leithauser , The Walkmen , Real Estate and Sharon Van Etten .

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