Hamilton Leithauser

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2013

    The Walkmen at 10 Thousand Sounds, 6/22/13

    The Walkmen 10 Thousand Sounds Music Festival Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota June 22, 2013 After a day filled with all local (and locally connected) bands, New York's the Walkmen helped add some national flavor and prestige to the 10 Thousand Sounds festival with their headlining set. The stylish ... More >>

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    June 21, 2013

    The Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser: I forgo a suit in 105-degree weather

    Even if the Walkmen opened their latest album, Heaven, with a song called "We Can't Be Beat," they're still working to get better. The New York-Philadelphia indie-rock act never play the same show twice and eschewed repetition on seven expressive records. The string of accolades for the group launch ... More >>

  • Feature

    June 19, 2013

    Your guide to 10 Thousand Sounds Festival

    The Walkmen kick off City Pages' inaugural music festival in the heart of downtown Minneapolis

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    March 26, 2013

    City Pages' inaugural 10 Thousand Sounds Festival lineup is here!

    With temperatures in the Twin Cities starting to head consistently north of freezing, chatter regarding summer music festivals is also on the rise. So it's as fine a time as any to proudly announce that City Pages has a live music event of its own coming up -- the inaugural 10 Thousand Sounds Festiv ... More >>

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    December 31, 2012

    New Year's music is far better than Christmas music

    Back in 1788, poet Robert Burns wrote an anthem that's still more ubiquitous than Montell Jordan's "This is How We Do It" at New Year's. The lines to the kazoo-friendly "Auld Lang Syne" have summed up the "drinking to forget" philosophy ever since. What came in ensuing years is more complex. Now, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2012

    The Walkmen at First Avenue, 6/30/12

    See Also:Slideshow: The Walkmen at First AvenueThe WalkmenWith Young ManFirst Avenue, MinneapolisSaturday, June 30, 2012Usually, a heralded indie rock act decays, disappears, or revamps over a decade, but the five East Coast-bred gents in the Walkmen have simply grown up before our eyes. No longer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Atmosphere, P.O.S, Walkmen and more at Taste of Minnesota, 7/2/10

    Photos by Alexa Jones‚ÄčThere's been quite the kerfuffle about the Taste of Minnesota's decision to charge admission at the gate of this year's festival, but judging by the size of Friday night's audience for sets by the likes of Atmosphere, P.O.S, the Walkmen, and Dawes, fans were happy to fork ove ... More >>

  • Music

    June 21, 2006
  • Music

    May 31, 2006

    Stop Talkin' and Listen to Me

    The Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser will not be ignored

  • Music

    March 17, 2004

    How To Wear A Blood Goatee

    A week of pummeling pop with The Walkmen, Broken Social Scene, and Walker Kong

  • Music

    March 3, 2004

    Burn Down The Record Stores!

    The Walkmen make you stop thinking in terms of "albums." This music is made for a mix.