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- Posted on Jan 23rd 2009 12:00PM by Benjy Eisen
"My parents were there," Leithauser tells Spinner. "My cousins were there. I watched it from my hotel room in San Diego." Oh, the inconveniences of being on a sold-out West Coast tour with your friends, Beach House, in support.
Despite, you know, traveling with a band and thus expected to rock 'n' roll all night and party every day, Hamilton made it a point to rise with the rooster and watch the entire inauguration. "I thought Barack did a damn good job," he says. "I actually thought the moment where John Roberts messed up the swearing in was pretty incredible. Barack was so sharp and polite -- it was a testament to just how sharp the guy must be."
Coincidentally, "sharp" is the most frequently used adjective in describing the Walkmen's stage presence. Looks like we can expect great things these next four to eight years.
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