For a 6-4 guy who spends most of his time crammed in a row of a 15-passenger van, Hamilton Leithauser sounds surprisingly jovial on the phone. Perhaps it's because his band, The Walkmen, is on a short break between tours. More likely, it's because of how his band's new album has been received around the world. For the first time, he claims, European audiences are finally catching on to the band's vintage American sound thanks to... More >>>
John Congleton answered The Walkmen's prayers on Lisbon.