The Walkmen Were Supposed to be the Next Big Thing

What Happened?

Music history, like anything else, has its shares of mysteries and surprises. The Walkmen’s career could be one of those mysteries. Not a lot of people talk about them these days, but that wasn’t always the case. There was a time when they were among the buzziest bands of the coolest music scene in the country. They won over critics and scored bona fide hits…