The Decemberists Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Magazine Spring 2015: FYI MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Nuvo

    When the Decemberists ended their two-year hiatus, the Portland, Oregon, quintet took a decidedly low-key route to recording the follow-up to 2011's The King Is Dead . "We just booked a studio for three days and ran through a few songs I'd been working on," says Colin Meloy, the band's lead singer and primary songwriter.

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  2. Proper Sees New Deal With US Distributor RedeyeRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... Hitchcock, Josh Rouse), Barsuk Records (Death Cab for Cutie, Big Scary), Kill Rock Stars (Gossip, Deerhoof, The Decemberists), Signature Sounds (Lake Street Dive, Eilen Jewel), Northern Spy (Thurston Moore, Shilpa Ray), Don Giovanni Records ...

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  3. Today in Toronto: Made with Love, Decemberists + Alvvays, Disney Trivia, Carson Ellis, Mixed CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | BlogTO

    ... participating bartenders here and peek at our slideshow from last year here . The literary folk stylings of The Decemberists will be paired with Toronto "it" kids Alvvays at Massey Hall. For more events, click on over to our events section .

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  4. Decemberists return with new energy, new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Pocono Record

    When Colin Meloy and his bandmates in the Decemberists took a break in 2011, the agenda was open-ended. The band's steady growth had paid off in a new commercial peak - the Portland quintet's "The King is Dead" had debuted at No.

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  5. Great Speeches And Interviews: Lies and World War, Segment 1Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Don't Sign Up For War, Jackson Browne - The Drums of War, Capitol Steps - Strangers on Your Flight, The Decemberists - 16 Military Wives, John Fogerty - Deja Vu (All Over Again), The Gov - Crystal Blue Persuasion, Imperial Marimba Band - 12th St Rag ...

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  6. Lies and World WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Indybay.org

    ... Don't Sign Up For War, Jackson Browne - The Drums of War, Capitol Steps - Strangers on Your Flight, The Decemberists - 16 Military Wives, John Fogerty - Deja Vu (All Over Again), The Gov - Crystal Blue Persuasion, Imperial Marimba Band - 12th St Rag ...

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  7. Shut Up, Dude: This Week's Best And Worst CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... else. Instead of the indie rock classic it is. I remember them saying "my friends have never even HEARD of The Decemberists! What kind of rock are they living under that they don't know this band?" And that shit tickled my heart. Anyway, this is an ...

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  8. There Was Almost A Bjork Song In Mad MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... ne forward with the Bjork plan people probably would have flipped out at the anachronism like they did when the Decemberists and the Cardigans made the cut. Any others I'm forgetting?

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  9. 11 kid-friendly things to do in New Orleans this weekend, March 27-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... debut of Carson Ellis, acclaimed illustrator of the Wildwood series and artist for the indie band the Decemberists." Recently I wrote: "Cultural diversity will come under the scientific microscope during the 17th Annual Children's World's Fair on ...

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  10. A song about oatmeal, and a band-eating whale, at the Decemberists' sold-out Riverside Theater showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    The Decemberists sure know how to make an entrance. And an exit. And to put on a show that's far more creative and fun than the average indie rock concert.

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  11. The top 10 concerts in Toronto for spring 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | BlogTO

    ... be a popular choice this season; take advantage, since time with the prestigious space is a bit limited ). The Decemberists with Alvvays (March 30, Massey Hall) The literary folk stylings of The Decemberists are also set to fill the air at - you ...

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  12. 30 concerts you need to see this spring in PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    Our critic's picks for spring concerts in the Valley includes the Decemberists, Alabama Shakes, Bad Religion, Interpol, Hozier, Sleater-Kinney and Mastodon. 30 concerts you need to see this spring in Phoenix Our critic's picks for spring concerts in the Valley includes the Decemberists, Alabama Shakes, Bad Religion, Interpol, Hozier, Sleater-Kinney and Mastodon.

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  13. Lucius playing free NYC show before dates w/ Decemberists and My Morning JacketRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Brooklyn's Lucius will soon be on the road, doing stretches with both The Decemberists and My Morning Jacket . Before that, they'll play a free hometown show at Music Hall of Williamsburg on April 27 , sponsored by Steve Madden.

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  14. The I, Anonymous Blog Quote o' the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    There is a very valid question over on the I, Anonymous blog: " What Is This? Footloose? ," in which the writer was told to stop dancing at the Decemberists show. Poor Anonymous felt just like the stifled high-stepper Kevin Bacon in 1984's Footloose .

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  15. Dogwood Arts set to kick off month-long celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... highly lauded acts from varied musical backgrounds with a large percentage having Knoxville-based roots. The Decemberists, The Dirty Guv'nahs, Delta Spirit and Drive-by Truckers are just a few of the acts set to perform. The Chalk Walk celebrates ...

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  16. The Decemberists' Guide to Winning ScrabbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | City Pages

    The Decemberists frontman Colin Meloy's incredibly deep vocabulary has made him one of rock's most famous nerds. I'd hate to come up against him in Scrabble.

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  17. Tennessee blooms with spring and summer adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Rhythm N' Blooms on April 10-12 happens along Jackson Avenue in downtown Knoxville with performances by The Decemberists, The Dirty Guv'nahs, Delta Spirit, Jill Andrews, Apache Relay, Alanna Royale, and many more. Knoxville is home to the 2015 ...

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  18. Live review: The Decemberists show Portland a whale of a time at Keller AuditoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | The Oregonian

    To call the Decemberists a crowd-pleasing band would be like noting the Vatican's quite a nice church. At Keller Auditorium on Saturday night, frontman Colin Meloy conducted nearly 3,000 people in synchronized clapping, a teasing call-and-response sing-along and elaborate instructions on when to punctuate encore performance "The Mariner's Revenge Song" with the shrieking sound of facing a whale's hungry maw.

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  19. Thirty Pounds Of Bone: The TaxidermistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... on these often texturally dense songs, Lamb finds himself in a ballpark where Turning Plates, Elbow and The Decemberists cover each base, adding slightly psychedelic colours to vocals that waver between prog and folk. Accordion drones and Salvation ...

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  20. Tonight: The Decemberists Aim for the HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | The Pordland Mercury

    HOW DO YOU KNOW when you've made it as a rock band? Is it when your hometown gives you your very own day? January 20 was declared Decemberists Day in Portland - the same day the Decemberists released their seventh album, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World . The band performed as a mayoral proclamation was read and a collaborative art piece was unveiled, and from the Decemberists' perspective, the experience may have been more bizarre than anything else.

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