The Walkmen Premiere “On The Water” Video On Pitchfork

The Walkmen Premiere “On The Water” Video On Pitchfork
Exclusive Live Session On iTunes Out Now
Announce Austin City Limits After-show With Blitzen Trapper
US Tour With Here We Go Magic
You & Me OUT NOW On Gigantic Music

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Click HERE For Pitchfork’s Premiere Of “On The Water”

Click Here to View NPR World Café Top 10 List

Click Here To View The Walkmen on Juan’s Basement Top 10 Pitchfork Media Performance

Pitchfork Media (Best New Music/8.5) : “This is the sound they’ve reached for since the very beginning, and they’ve never played it as gracefully or confidently as they do here”

NPR All Songs Considered Previews “If Only It Were True”

New York Times, Live Review (Nate Chinen): “… A terrific new album. “You & Me” signals more than a return to typographically brisk conjunctive clauses: it’s The Walkmen’s sharpest work since “Bows & Arows”, and in some ways an even better record. And the band shows perspective as well as purpose”.

The Onion A.V Club (Grade A) : “This is an album about growing up. When Leithauser sings, “You keep replaying through the days / That have brought you to this place / What happened to you?” in “The Blue Route,” it hits home like a 30th birthday—and as the standout “In The New Year” points out, realizing “It’s all over anyhow” can be invigorating, a way of readying oneself for the next, far more interesting chapter”

Time Out New York: “Though critically praised as one of those “The” bands bands bringing real rock and roll back to the mean streets of a wildly gentrified New York City”.

Rolling Stone: “…stoked to get an early listen to their killer upcoming disk, You & Me which has an equally awesome banger “In the New Year”.

Spin (4 Stars): “Indie rock luminaries craft an intimate sound with new full-length… The album bordering on retro sees singer Hamilton Leithauser’s vocals in a new light, at times channeling those of Robert Plant, and others, Bob Dylan, especially with “In The New Year”.

US Tour Dates

9/12 – Red Rocks (Monolith Festival) – Morrison, CO
9/18 – Middle East – Cambridge, MA*
9/19 – Middle East – Cambridge, MA*
9/20 – Pearl Street Downstairs – Northampton, MA*
9/22 – 9:30 Club – Washington, DC*
9/23 – Theatre Of The Living Arts – Philadelphia, PA*
9/25 – Variety Playhouse – Atlanta, GA*
9/26 – Grey Eagle Tavern – Asheville, NC*
9/27 – Mercy Lounge – Nashville, TN
9/29 – The Bottletree – Birmingham, AL*
9/30 – One Eyed Jacks – New Orleans, LA*
10/1 – Emo’s – Austin, TX
10/2 – Zilker Park (Austin City Limits) – Austin, TX
10/18 – Treasure Island – San Francisco, CA
*with Here We Go Magic

Tickets Available Here For ACL After-show


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