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First Listen: The Walkmen's 'Heaven'

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The long holiday weekend ahead offers plenty of time to catch up on previews of new albums set for release on May 29. One of those gems is the latest album from The Walkmen, Heaven, out next Tuesday on Fat Possum. 

Heaven features a cameo from Fleet Foxes' Robin Pecknold, but most notably, it also captures The Walkmen in a bright, happy phase with a confidence that weaves its way through all 13 tracks.

Preview the album now via TAS sister station WFUV and NPR Music.

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