Walkmen album FAQ #1: no, ‘The Rat’ isn’t on it. Rat fans, indeed, have been increasingly disappointed since 2004’s ‘Bows + Arrows’ that The Walkmen have shunned vermin-smothered dancefloors in…

Of course, when ‘The Rat’ is your high-water mark, nothing’s ever going to sound as exciting again. But the best NY rock’n’roll band of the past decade who aren’t The…