Listen to Hamilton Leithauser's guide to The Black Hours - audio

Listen to Hamilton Leithauser's guide to The Black Hours - audio

Hamilton-Leithauser-useHamilton Leithauser releases his first solo album, The Black Hours, on Monday (2 June) - and he's recorded a guide to the record for Q.

Listen to The Walkmen frontman talking through the LP track-by-track below now as he explains how Frank Sinatra and The Rolling Stones' Goat's Head Soup inspired the record and members of Vampire Weekend, Fleet Foxes and his wife helped him make it.

For more head to Hamiltonleithauser.com, plus you can stream the album at NPR.org now.