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  1. Watch The Walkmen's Peter Matthew Bauer Cover St. Vincent's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Stereogum

    ... ballad with a striking chorus, ridden with themes of identity crises and self-validation. Peter Matthew Bauer of the Walkmen chose to cover "Prince Johnny" for the Amazon Acoustics playlist, which features other artists like Surfer Blood covering ...

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  2. The Walkmen: UFC 190 Walkout SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Sherdog

    Drilling a clearly overmatched opponent with a straight right hand to the temple might give someone a bad reputation, but not Ultimate Fighting Championship women's bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey . It could be argued that Rousey did not fit the bill of her signature walkout song, Joan Jett's "Bad Reputation," as she only improved her reputation by taking out the previously undefeated Bethe Correia in the UFC 190 main event on Saturday at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro.

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  3. Amazon Releases Amazon Acoustics with Train, Michelle Branch, Surfer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Guitar World

    ... -"Tell Me Why" a Michelle Branch -"Creep" a Nick Lowe-"I Read A Lot (Acoustic)" a Peter Matthew Bauer (of The Walkmen) -"Prince Johnny" a Rebelution-"Too Rude (Acoustic)" a Sarah Borges-"On the Corner (Acoustic)" a Surfer Blood -"Hey Ya!" a Tokyo ...

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  4. Weir Plots First Post-Grateful Dead MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | 99.3 the FOX

    ... e lyrics too. Weir has been recording in New York and San Francisco, with members of indie acts The National and The Walkmen pitching in. No release date has been announced yet for the project.

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  5. Indie four-piece The Welcome Party celebrate release of debut singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    ... and Generator. They describe their own brand of melancholic rock as "like early stuff by The National or The Walkmen but more hospitable" and the quartet are keen to see how people react to their material. Lead Guitarist Cole Gilroy said: "Jamie and ...

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  6. Hamilton Leithauser & Paul Maroon (Of The Walkmen) - "Proud Irene"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Stereogum

    The Walkmen officially announced their hiatus toward the end of 2013, and we published an extensive cover story about the band's final days. Frontman Hamilton Leithauser has been releasing solo material ever since, and today, he and Walkmen guitarist Paul Maroon announced that they will put out a record together in August titled Dear God .

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  7. The Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser and Paul Maroon Team to Release AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Spin

    The Walkmen might be on an "extreme hiatus" right now, but the band's frontman, Hamilton Leithauser , and guitarist, Paul Maroon, are teaming up for a new album and they've shared its first track today: a gentle piano ballad called "Proud Irene." The duo also, if you'll recall, worked together on Leithauser's debut solo album, Black Hours , last year.

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  8. Live: Music Picks June 18-24Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... less Decemberists, a little more Bon Iver - but a few shades darker. Opener Hamilton Leithauser (frontman of The Walkmen) will perform songs from his peppy, Walkmen-esque album Black Hours (Ribbon Music) . Inspired by Frank Sinatra, Leithauser is ...

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  9. Clap Your Hands Singer Likes His New Album, and That's Enough for HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    ... while Ounsworth released a solo effort called Mo Beauty and started Flashy Python with members of Dr. Dog and The Walkmen. CYHSY did return in 2011 with Hysterical . However, just a year later, three members - Guertin, guitarist Lee Sargent, and his ...

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  10. The Sandy Cohen Chronicles: "The New Kids On The Block"Read the original story

    May 28, 2015 | Anonymous Eagle

    ... car, which has all sorts of "Free Tibet" and "PETA" and "Kerry/Edwards" bumper stickers on the back. flyer for The Walkmen playing at The Bait Shop, which is obviously a very popular concert venue that's been there the whole time who said it hasn't ...

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

    May 27, 2015 | 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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  12. Wahoo Skiffle Crazies: Origin story of a Staten Island jug bandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2015 | 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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  13. Mumford & Sons' 'Wilder Mind' a disappointing attempt at reinventionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | 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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  14. Tonight's Concert Picks: Peter Matthew Bauer at Milkboy, Cherokee Red ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | 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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  15. Mixtape Monday: Check Out New Songs From Britney Spears, Mumford &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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