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  1. The Walkmen: UFC Fight Night 'Lewis vs. Browne'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sherdog

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Sunday returned to Halifax, Nova Scotia, with UFC Fight Night 105 at the Scotiabank Centre. Headlined by a pivotal heavyweight showdown between Derrick Lewis and Travis Browne , the event brought with it fireworks -- and some interesting musical tastes.

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  2. Lucy Dacus, Ham Leithauser delight with soothing tunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Triangle

    ... indie rock scene is surely on the rise. On the other end is Leithauser. Back in 2013, the rock group he fronted, the Walkmen, went on an indefinite hiatus and their members scattered to the four winds to work on their own. Leithauser soon released ...

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  3. Ex-Oasis manager brings psychedelic rock band to play intimate gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Stalbans Review

    ... sound quite hard to describe. It's not like anyone else. Loads of stuff, we all love The Band, The National and The Walkmen. They all seem to have the most relevance to us as a collective. Yes, we all write songs for the band. Personally, what ...

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  4. The Walkmen: UFC Fight Night 'Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Sherdog

    UFC Fight Night 104 saw the triumphant return of Chan Sung Jung , as "The Korean Zombie" flattened Dennis Bermudez in the first round of their headliner at the Toyota Center in Houston. The event was packed with action and memorable finishes, with a number of fighters making convincing pitches for post-fight bonuses.

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  5. Jaguar Purrs - "Future Visions"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Obscure Sound

    ... My Favorite" shows a glistening, aquatic-sounding journey that reminds me personally of a more synth-friendly The Walkmen - a very good thing, for sure. All three of these tracks are excellent and suggest great things for this act. I'm the ...

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  6. Downtown Las Vegas' Neon Reverb festival announces first actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | The Daily Millbury

    ... sort of too much."Though Neon Reverb has featured indie heavyweights like Akron/Family, Melvins, Ty Seagall and The Walkmen in previous outings, and has booked its share of established acts this go-round, the fest continues to be defined more by a ...

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  7. Hamilton LeithauserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Denver Westword

    ... of American music. Church organs, "sha-doo-wop" lyrics and catchy sing-a-longs are sprinkled across the album. The Walkmen belong to the same early-2000s indie-rock royalty as the Strokes and the National, yet Leithauser's talent as a solo artist ...

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  8. Plans for tonight: Once a Walkmen, now soloRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is best known as the former lead vocalist of the indie rock band The Walkmen. Tickets are $20. Visit for information and tickets. Courtesy of Hamilton ...

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  9. Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam Batmanglij Bring Collaborative Project to Sold-Out L.A. ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Billboard

    Hamilton Leithauser of The Walkmen and Rostam Batmanglij, formerly of Vampire Weekend , performed the second of two sold-out shows at DTLA's Teragram Ballroom on Tuesday night for an eager and excited crowd. Fans of both musicians' previous work -- people could be heard discussing the last time they saw The Walkmen, who went on an indefinite hiatus in 2013 -- also were excited to hear Leithauser and Batmanglij's latest, I Had a Dream That You Were Mine , which landed at No.

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  10. The Walkmen: UFC Fight Night 'Rodriguez vs. Penn'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Sherdog

    UFC Fight Night 103 went down on Sunday in Phoenix, as mixed martial arts legend B.J. Penn made his return from a two-year layoff to meet fast-rising Mexican prospect Yair Rodriguez in the main event at the Talking Stick Resort Arena. The two featherweights turned to their roots when it came to their walkout songs.

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  11. Phoenix concerts for this week: Hamilton Leithauser, American...Read the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Arizona Republic

    Phoenix concerts for this week: Hamilton Leithauser, American Wrestlers, Marching Church, Entombed A.D. Phoenix concerts of the weekend include Hamilton Leithauser, American Wrestlers, Marching Church and Entombed A.D. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2j25atl Hamilton Leithauser of The Walkmen performs during the 2013 Northside Festival at McCarren Park on June 15, 2013 in Brooklyn. Hamilton Leithauser of the Walkmen plays Phoenix in a week whose other concert highlights range from American Wrestlers to Marching Church.

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  12. Bob Weir reunites with The Campfire BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... Duo, among other projects) and Folk legend Ramblin' Jack Elliott, plus Indie rockers like Walter Martin of The Walkmen and The National's Aaron Dessner and Scott Devendorf. Weir's ties to The National, the internationally renowned Indie Rock band of ...

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  13. The Walkmen: UFC 207 'Nunes vs. Rousey'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Sherdog

    UFC 207 marked the return of Ronda Rousey. Aside from her electrifying entrance, it did not go well for the former Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight titleholder.

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  14. Josh Ritter to Play City Winery This FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Rocks was recorded over two weeks at New Orleans' The Parlor Recording Studio and features Matt Barrick from The Walkmen on drums, Zachariah Hickman on bass, Josh Kaufman on guitar and Sam Kassirer on piano. Of his inspiration behind Sermon On ...

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  15. The Walkmen: UFC on Fox 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Sherdog

    The Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California, on Saturday was the site of UFC on Fox 22 , an event headlined by a strawweight battle between Paige VanZant and Michelle Waterson . It also marked the final time the MMA world saw hometown hero Urijah Faber compete in the cage, as "The California Kid" called it a career after taking on Brad Pickett .

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  16. 10 of the Best Albums You Never Heard in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Unicorn Booty

    ... former Vampire Weekend-er Rostam Batmanglij . Batmanglij also leant his protean talents to friend (and The Walkmen singer) Hamilton Leithauser on what we hope is the first of a series of collaborations. Their debut crossed musical boundaries while ...

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  17. Menace Beach releasing new LP 'Lemon Memory' (streams),...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    ... those. Hamilton Leithauser and Rostram - I Had a Dream Anything with Hamilton's vocal on just tears me apart. The Walkmen were a big influence when i first started messing around in bands years ago and he's still totally nailing that powerful yet ...

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  18. Singer/Songwriter Josh Ritter Confirms Solo Tour Dates for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Rocks was recorded over two weeks at New Orleans' The Parlor Recording Studio and features Matt Barrick from The Walkmen on drums, Zachariah Hickman on bass, Josh Kaufman on guitar and Sam Kassirer on piano. Of his inspiration behind Sermon On ...

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  19. The Walkmen: UFC 206 'Holloway vs. Pettis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Sherdog

    UFC 206 on Saturday at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto featured a "Fight of the Year" contender between Cub Swanson and Doo Ho Choi , along with a pair of sensational head kick knockouts from Donald Cerrone and Lando Vannata . All of it was enhanced by the killer musical tracks that ushered the fighters to the Octagon.

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  20. The Walkmen: 'The Ultimate Fighter 24' FinaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Sherdog

    "The Ultimate Fighter 24" Finale on Saturday at the Palms Casino Resort was one of the most memorable events of 2016, featuring three worthy "Fight of the Night" contenders, amazing back-and-forth action, controversy and rematch demands. The main event saw Demetrious Johnson successfully defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight title against Tim Elliott , but it was far from easy.

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