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Old 06-18-2012, 12:19 PM   #91
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I believe they toured with Interpol in the early days, actually. Maybe I'm thinking of someone else.

I'm with you though, this might be my overall favorite Walkmen album. Really excited to see them with Beach House in a few weeks. Hopefully they don't get too screwed on stage time considering Beach House is the headliner.
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Old 06-18-2012, 08:06 PM   #92
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quality band, these walkmen guys.
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Old 06-18-2012, 09:25 PM   #93
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How does Zoorock Girl feel about them?
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Old 06-21-2012, 06:30 PM   #94
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I think I'm going to end up liking this album a great deal. Now that I've spend more time with it, it feels less airy than Lisbon does. It's got some heft that I feel might've been missing from the previous
I agree with all of this. I add new songs to my "favorites" list every time I listen to it. Already one of my favs this year.
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Old 07-30-2012, 12:48 PM   #95
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So this might be my favorite album this year. It's close, but it's definitely in the top 2 or 3 for me.
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Old 08-03-2012, 11:22 PM   #96
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They were fantastic as usual at Osheaga in Montreal today. The Fleet Foxes' Skyler Skjelset joined them and has, apparently, been replacing the regular bassist for the last 2 weeks.
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Old 08-22-2012, 09:41 AM   #97
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The Walkmen – “Heartbreaker” 8/21 Letterman | The Audio Perv
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Old 09-14-2012, 09:26 AM   #98
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In case you missed it:

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What is the best album to start with these guys, in your opinion?
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:25 AM   #100
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The newest album is actually my overall favorite, so in this case, pulling a "friggin' Cobbler" and starting there might be appropriate. It's really good, might still be my personal favorite album so far this year.

You may want to wait for some others' opinion on the subject though.
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:36 AM   #101
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Is that Heaven? I actually pulled a Friggin' Cobbler and listened to it already : lol:
I wasn't too keen on it my first listen through but I always like to give them a couple of tries...
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Yeah, Heaven.
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Old 09-14-2012, 01:48 PM   #103
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I'd go with You & Me. Still my favourite and the one that really got me into them.

Thanks for the heads up on the Conan thing yesterday, Mofo. I actually remembered to watch
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Not sure if you saw in the link, but they played We Can't Be Beat after it ended. You can watch it in the link.
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I'd go with You & Me. Still my favourite and the one that really got me into them.
This.

Or, if you want something completely different, something heavier, go with Bows + Arrows.
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