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  1. Shredding's dead for the analogue groovers of Portland's Red FangRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... record is that it sounds gloriously warm in an old-school analogue way, for which producer Chris Funk of the Decemberists deserves part of the credit. "We recorded to tape, and then bounced it into Pro Tools for overdubs and mixing," Sullivan says. ...

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  2. The Grand Slambovians at 6OTS SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Evening Sun

    ... a quirkier Tom Petty or fuller Buffalo Tom with an exotic instrumental arsenal. If you like Dylan, Bowie, The Decemberists, you'll find a lot to love about this band which features an otherworldly slide mandolin, accordion, cello and styles ranging ...

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  3. Amanda Bynes arrested again; new Lorde song; Aretha Franklin schools Adele: PM BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... is definitely going to surprise people." Artists on the soundtrack include Arcade Fire, the National, the Decemberists, Coldplay and the Weeknd. Make way for the Queen of Soul: Aretha Franklin schools Adele with a cover of "Rolling in the Deep" for ...

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  4. 7 things you probably don't know about Portland's music historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... 2000. (Another note about Powell's: multiple Portland musicians are also authors, including Collin Meloy of The Decemberists and Willy Vlautin of Richmond Fontaine.) The Kingsmen recorded the 1963 hit in what is now a high-end shoe store at 417 S.W. ...

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  5. Academy of Music welcomes a genre they once feared: rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... he was boiling inside." Problem-free Academy of Music appearances in recent years by subdued rockers like the Decemberists, the National and Feist have warmed current Academy/Kimmel Center management to bring in more contemporary music attractions. ...

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  6. My Brightest DiamondRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    As impressive as her list of recent collaborators, Shara Worden's voice and arresting live performances have left audiences thunderstruck from the Sydney Opera house to Lincoln Center to the House of Blues. She's performed under the experimental-pop moniker My Brightest Diamond for the last seven years, and counts Bryce Dressner , The Decemberists, Bon Iver, David Byrne and Laurie Anderson among friends and fans.

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  7. The art of music: 3 Sisters poster design harkens back to old-school styleRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... at a Modest Mouse neon sign topping a crumbling factory. Another equally famous Danger gig poster is for the Decemberists and depicts a tiny island illuminated by a sliver of campfire. A vast starry sky and bare tree branches soar above the island. ...

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  8. Literary Arts at 30Read the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | Needmore Notes

    ... courtesy of Calvin Trillin (PAL's very first speaker back in 1984), and sweet tunes by Colin Meloy of The Decemberists, to name a few. I have since devoured Elizabeth's novel The Signature of All Things , breathing it in one hectic weekend in the ...

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  9. MVY DJs provide the soundtrack to an IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... U2, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell) but play deeper tracks. And we want to try to find new artists (Jason Isbell, The Decemberists, John Fullbright, Laura Marling) who are mining the same territory as those early artists. The heaviest listening hours are ...

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  10. Berkshire Theatre Group Presents Noam Pikelny and Stuart Duncan at The Colonial Theatre on 10/16Read the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Carry A Rail received a GRAMMY nomination for Best Bluegrass Album. Pikelny has shared the stage with The Decemberists, Marcus Mumford , Bla Fleck and more and continues to broaden the awareness of the banjo in the mainstream through his work ...

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  11. ONTD RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... opiniony but wiki has a list of indie folk bands here and maybe you can try that? Like I know I've heard The Decemberists, and a couple of others but never a whole album, just a song, so I don't necessarily want to rec them, but I liked the song. ...

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  12. Cover Alert | Black Prairie Offers Roots Spin On RushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | JamBase

    Portland, OR's Black Prairie recently completed a tour in which they regularly performed their own inventive spin on Rush's 1981 hit "Limelight." The band, which features members of The Decemberists and plays acoustic-based instruments, aren't exactly the kind of act you'd expect to cover a prog-rock classic, yet they pull off "Limelight" with aplomb.

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  13. Emilyn Brodsy's 'Scaffolding' - Exclusive Song PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Guitar World

    ... with some seriously amazing people, including: The Magnetic Fields, Pete Seeger, The Gossip, Against Me!, The Decemberists, The Hold Steady, TV on the Radio, Amanda Palmer, and Kimya Dawson. Most recently, her songs have been featured on HBO's ...

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  14. Casey Neill On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Singer Casey Neill's bona fides range from indie-rock to Celtic music: He's collaborated in various ways with Solas, The Minus 5, Black Prairie and The Decemberists, among others. In the late '90s, Neill was featured on a Pete Seeger tribute album alongside Bruce Springsteen, Billy Bragg and Bonnie Raitt.

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  15. Photos: 2014 Monolith ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Pacific Northwest is Alaska's closest musical kin, but there's more than mileage separating the Last Frontier from the region that produced Pearl Jam, the Decemberists and dozens of other notable bands. The music scenes in Portland and Seattle offer larger audiences and better support for bands on the ascent.

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  16. North and Northwest: Bands from Alaska and Oregon at Monolith ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Pacific Northwest is Alaska's closest musical kin, but there's more than mileage separating the Last Frontier from the region that produced Pearl Jam, the Decemberists and dozens of other notable bands. The music scenes in Portland and Seattle offer larger audiences and better support for bands on the ascent.

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  17. Casey Neill On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Singer Casey Neill's bona fides range from indie-rock to Celtic music: He's collaborated in various ways with Solas, The Minus 5, Black Prairie and The Decemberists, among others. In the late '90s, Neill was featured on a Pete Seeger tribute album alongside Bruce Springsteen, Billy Bragg and Bonnie Raitt.

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  18. Bullet Points: Comics News Roundup for November 10, 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2011 | Silver Bullet Comics

    ... I didn't see any cool videos today, so apropos of nothing, here's a video for "16 Military Wives" by The Decemberists: Danny Djeljosevic is a comic book creator, award-winning filmmaker (assuming you have absolutely no follow-up questions), ...

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  19. Shara Worden On Q2's 'Spaces'Read the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    My Brightest Diamond 's endlessly busy and enigmatic singer, songwriter, composer and multi-instrumentalist is a dizzying blur of creativity. A one-time member of The Decemberists, Shara Worden has collaborated with David Lang, Sufjan Stevens, Matthew Barney, yMusic and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus.

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  20. Music Review: "Pressure" by My Brightest DiamondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Mother Jones

    Liner notes: The fourth MBD album gets off to a rousing start with this joyful brew of marching-band rhythms, xylophone, brass, and Shara Worden's big, operatic voice. Behind the music: An alumna of Sufjan Stevens' band, Worden's rsum includes collaborations with David Byrne, Matthew Barney, the Blind Boys of Alabama, and the Decemberists.

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