Best known while the frontman for the Walkmen, Hamilton Leithauser embarked on the solo profession once that music group continued hiatus after its 2011 recording Heaven. Leithauser constructed a crack group of supporting music artists to focus on his fresh materials, including Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij, Fleet Foxes’ Morgan Henderson, the Shins’ Richard Swift, Dirty Projectors’ Amber Coffman, and his Walkmen bandmate Paul Maroon. Documented at Los Angeles’ Vox Studios, Leithauser’s debut recording Dark Hours — that was influenced by Frank Sinatra’s music and prefaced from the solitary “Alexandra” — premiered in-may 2014. Leithauser reteamed with Batmanglij for 2016’s I HAD DEVELOPED a Fantasy That You Had been Mine. Documented at Batmanglij’s house studio in LA, the pair lent the very best of their earlier bands aswell as ’50s and ’60s rock and roll and spirit with postmodern forego.