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  1. 'Q with Jian Ghomeshi' comes to the Aladdin Theater on April 24Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    "Q with Jian Ghomeshi," the popular Canadian Broadcasting Corporation talk show, is coming to Portland for the first time.

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  2. Nickel Creek returns after nine yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | The Spectrum

    ... mandolin and bouzouki, released multiple albums with The Punch Brothers. Violinist Sara Watkins toured with The Decemberists while her brother, guitarist Sean Watkins, formed Fiction Family with Switchfoot frontman Jon Foreman. Having spread their ...

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  3. Austin-based singer/songwriter explains free album ahead of 806 showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    Oregon native Jacob Elliot will return to Amarillo for a 9 p.m. April 17 show at The 806, 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave. Elliot, who now lives in Austin, began his career in Portland, Ore., alongside the likes of Chris Funk of The Decemberists.

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  4. Black Prairie Hits The Road On 'The 84a 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... the hook and bassist Nate Query shaped the bridge. (Conlee, Funk, Moen and Query also play together in the Decemberists .) There's a similar story for every song on the group's forthcoming record, "Fortune." "It was really fun to write together," ...

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  5. Watch Jeff Tweedy On Parks And RecreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Stereogum

    ... ke My Mom (Support The Troops)". Tweedy is expected to appear in the finale as well, alongside Yo La Tengo, the Decemberists, and Ginuwine. Watch Tweedy harmonize with Chris Pratt in the episode below.

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  6. Weekend music picks: The Builders and the Butchers, Bill Callahan, Margaret Moser birthday bashRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    The Builders and the Butchers at Antone's . It's difficult not to compare Portland band the Builders and the Butchers to the Decemberists - both play dark, epic folk songs full of thumping percussion, mandolins and banjos.

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  7. Spring accordion social is still going strong for 23rd year in Forest GroveRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... These days, it's more common to get interested in the accordion because of a popular band like indie group The Decemberists.

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  8. Congrats, Stephen Colbert: The Letterman Successor's 13 Best Music MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2014 | Spin

    Stephen Colbert will take over from David Letterman as the host of The Late Show , CBS has announced.

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  9. Weekend music picks: The Builders and the Butchers, Bill Callahan, Margaret Moser birthday bashRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    The Builders and the Butchers at Antone's . It's difficult not to compare Portland band the Builders and the Butchers to the Decemberists - both play dark, epic folk songs full of thumping percussion, mandolins and banjos.

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  10. Neutral Milk Hotel Returns to Finish What It StartedRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | Phoenix New Times

    ... (the 2008 reissue was the top-selling vinyl album that year) grew as musicians cited it as an influence. The Decemberists, with their unique cover art and dream-like tales of butchers and crane wives, are an obvious example. Franz Ferdinand's Bob ...

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  11. Tonight in Music: Neutral Milk Hotel, La Femme, Vertical ScratchersRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... was once imbued with heavy DIY and punk implications is now associated with bookish beardcore groups like the Decemberists and Bon Iver, and we have Jeff Mangum & Co. to thank for that. Neutral Milk Hotel helped cultivate and popularize a bucolic, ...

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  12. Nickel Creek - A Dotted LineRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... Jon Foreman to form Fiction Family, while Sara released a pair of solo records and toured with the likes of the Decemberists. A Dotted Line , then, is the point at which the aforementioned expeditions collect themselves, dust themselves off and ...

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  13. The Slambovian Circus of Dreams coming to The Acoustic Cafe in Park RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... . The ensemble writes and performs avant-folk with elements that recall Bob Dylan and Tom Petty, as well as The Decemberists and Buffalo Tom, and incorporates such instrumentation as slide mandolin, accordion, and cello.

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  14. Live Wire Radio Show with guest Wil Wheaton! April 12thRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... PRARIE- Black Prairie is a five-piece bluegrass-influenced band from Portland, Oregon featuring members of The Decemberists, Jackstraw and Bearfoot and The Woolwines. Member Chris Funk describes their sound as "bridging the music of Clarence White ...

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  15. Into WildwoodRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | The Missoula Independent Online

    Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis on finding pleasure in a made-up world by Erika Fredrickson In The Decemberists' 'The Mariner's Revenge Song,' Colin Meloy sings about two shipwrecked survivors trapped in the belly of a whale whose ribs are 'ceiling beams' and guts are 'carpeting.'

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  16. 'Parks and Recreation' Brings Daft Punk to Pawnee, Disses the LumineersRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | Spin

    ... Rec can outdo this episode with its season finale , which will feature Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo, Ginuwine, the Decemberists, and Letters to Cleo.

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  17. The Decemberists 'finishing a record pretty soon'Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Funk was also involved in an SXSW event in Austin, Texas in March for the charity. Get your tickets here . The Decemberists "are finishing a record pretty soon," he says, but it won't be out for a while. "Probably another year or so." In the ...

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  18. Weekend music picks: The Builders and the Butchers, Bill Callahan, Margaret Moser birthday bashRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    The Builders and the Butchers at Antone's . It's difficult not to compare Portland band the Builders and the Butchers to the Decemberists - both play dark, epic folk songs full of thumping percussion, mandolins and banjos.

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  19. Events and shows not to missRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Iowa City Press-Citizen

    ... rock sound. The six-member band has toured internationally with artists such as Vampire Weekend, Dr. Dog, The Decemberists, and Iron & Wine. Its 2011 self-titled debut album features hits such as "Lost in My Mind" and "Down in the Valley," and its ...

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  20. NPR Tiny Desk Concert: The Haden TripletsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Little Green Footballs

    ... jazz bassist), they've separately taken on vastly different music projects. You may have heard Petra with The Decemberists or tackling the music of The Who a cappella. Tanya plays in Let's Go Sailing, while Rachel sometimes turns up with The Rentals ...

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