The Walkmen

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    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 22, 2013

    10 Thousand Sounds festival schedule and set times

    Finally, our first 10 Thousand Sounds show is this week! Today we can release the schedule and set times for our featured performers the Walkmen (above), Free Energy, Greg Grease, Strange Names, Prissy Clerks, and our hosts the Chalice. The show is this Saturday, June 22, at 8th Street and Hennepin ... 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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    June 6, 2013

    10 Thousand Sounds Afterparty: Free Energy and BadNraD DJ sets

    After the Walkmen play their final note out at 8th and Hennepin and you've filled up on all sorts of food truck delight, we're proud to announce that the 10 Thousand Sounds festival lives on! On Saturday, June 22, at 10 p.m., a four-hour afterparty at Mill City Nights extends the day to ten hours of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2013

    Food trucks at the 10 Thousand Sounds Festival

    It's time to stand in the streets and soak the summer sun's radiant heat from the black asphalt beneath your feet. It's time to assault your ears with killers tunes, bouncing off nearby buildings and vibrating through your chest. It's time to grab some food truck eats, wander a Minneapolis street, e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2012

    Best Twin Cities concerts 2012: Staff lists

    Here are the raw lists from many of City Pages' contributing writers and photograghers for the finest shows they attended this year. Hint: It's all over the place!See Also:Best Twin Cities concerts 201250 Awesome Concert Photos from 2012Best Twin Cities songs 2012: Staff lists Best Twin Cities album ... 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

    June 29, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: TC Jazz Festival, The Walkmen, Halloween, Alaska, John Prine

    A summer weekend is not complete without a festival/block party happening. St. Paul will be hosting the Twin Cities Jazz Festival in and around Mears Park. Heart and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts bring a taste of nostalgia to the suburbs at Mystic Lake, while Bethany Larson and the Bee's Knees play ... More >>

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    June 27, 2012
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    April 11, 2012

    Lollapalooza 2012 lineup announced, and it's a good one

    Related: SoundTown 2012 lineup announced River's Edge Music Festival 2012 at Harriet Island lineupYet another festival lineup came hurling toward the concert-going set late last night and it's a good one. This year's Lollapalooza performers include a bevy of top-tier Billboard-charting acts -- start ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Best National Albums of 2010

    ​As 2010 winds to a close, many of us here at Gimme Noise have been hard at work drafting up as many lists as humanly possible. Rather than create on unified list of the national albums that we loved this year, we thought it more appropriate to post each of our individual picks for the best albums ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

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

    Photos by Alexa Jones​There'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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2010

    Taste of Minnesota set times and performers

    ​So just how early do we all need to skip out of work today to make it down to the Taste of Minnesota? If you're hoping to catch local acts like Communist Daughter, Haley Bonar, and Willie Murphy, you'd best take a half day. Print out this schedule and show it to your boss; we're pretty sure they ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Atmosphere, P.O.S, the Walkmen added to Taste lineup

    ​The ever-changing Friday night lineup for the Taste of Minnesota has been altered for (hopefully) the last time, with the addition of headliners Atmosphere and P.O.S, which were announced at Soundset on Sunday. The Walkmen have also been added to fill the slot left by Janelle Monae's cancellation ... More >>

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    February 27, 2007
  • 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

    December 18, 2002

    Top of the Pop

    The Year's Best National Albums (A Wholly Objective and Statistically Sound List)

  • Music

    March 27, 2002

    Bands on the Run

    Road-tripping to Texas for South by Southwest