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  1. The Decemberists' Colin Meloy performs at Crystal Ballroom's 100th birthday concertRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | The Oregonian

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  2. Colin Meloy, John Roderick ring in the Crystal Ballroom's 100th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 |

    ... he was, after all, headlining, and there was a nice-looking bottle of red wine at his side. His set spanned the Decemberists' career, including title tracks from "The Crane Wife" and "The Hazards of Love" and three from 2005's superb "Picaresque" -- ...


  3. NPR Favorites Meloy and Roderick Share a BillRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | Seattle Weekly

    How many floppy-haired, bespectacled, NPR-adored, guitar-playing, indie-folk songwriters can you get onto one bill? Well, maybe only two, but it's still a great pairing.


  4. It's Happening TonightRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... The venue celebrates 100 years of existence, and their 100-day-long party ends tonight with a solo show by the Decemberists' Colin Meloy. He's a man who knows a thing or two about history. CF w/John Roderick; Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, 8 pm, ...


  5. Tonight in Music: Disappears, Colin Meloy, SuperhumanoidsRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... The venue celebrates 100 years of existence, and their 100-day-long party ends tonight with a solo show by the Decemberists' Colin Meloy. He's a man who knows a thing or two about history. COURTNEY FERGUSON SUPERHUMANOIDS, JAMES SUPERCAVE, HANDS IN ...


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

    Jan 21, 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.


  7. 'Blue is the Warmest Color' songwriters find success in the libraryRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... CNN, "Saturday Night Live" and award-winning films. (David Greenwald/The Oregonian) From Pink Martini to the Decemberists , Portland is full of renowned musicians. But perhaps none have been as widely heard as Ronn Chick and Dennis Winslow. The ...


  8. 27 viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2014 | Mountain Xpress

    ... That sweet story is the inception of a series written by Meloy (aka the singer and songwriter for The Decemberists) and illustrated by Carson Ellis (aka the acclaimed illustrator of The Mysterious Benedict Society ) - to whom Meloy happens to be ...


  9. William Fitzsimmons Announces New Album 'Lions' Out February 18th 2014Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2014 |

    ... by Chris Walla (guitarist for Death Cab For Cutie with previous production credits with Tegan and Sara, The Decemberists and The Postal Service among others), Lions is a career-defining album that explores Fitzsimmons' personal transformation over ...


  10. The Simpsons apologise for calling Judas Priest 'death metal'1Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 | NME

    ... ng Tom Waits, Smashing Pumpkins , The White Stripes, Red Hot Chili Peppers , U2, Lady Gaga, Sonic Youth and The Decemberists. To see NME.COM 's gallery of classic band cameos in The Simpsons , click here .


  11. Colin Meloy delivers new gems at the FondaRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2014 | Laguna Niguel News

    Colin Meloy is not a name most people would recognize. Even his acclaimed band, the Decemberists, is only considered moderately successful, despite their last effort, 2011's The King Is Dead , debuting at No.


  12. Review: Crane Wife isn't healed by magicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 |

    ... the ancient Japanese folk tale of the crane wife, and takes his epigraph from the album of the same name by the Decemberists. (In his acknowledgments he calls the Portland group "the greatest band in the world"; there's a spirited debate to be had ...


  13. Video Vriday! Ages and Ages, Eyelids, Broken Bells & MoreRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... to see the single's cover, a tangled genealogy of all the bands that Eyelids' members have been part of: The Decemberists, Guided by Voivces, Sunset Valley, and dozens of others. This video is made from footage of the earliest animation from Art ...


  14. Still mysterious, Neutral Milk Hotel shakes the LoewsRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... a lively show that occasionally threatened to unravel into pure ramshackle energy. Because bands such as the Decemberists, Okkervil River and Arcade Fire have popularized and expanded upon the untutored folk-orchestra sound Mangum developed in the ...


  15. Appealing Events: Colin Meloy at the FillmoreRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | SF Appeal

    ... LA, Seattle, and returning to the city with an ever-deepening catalog of covers and original works. The Decemberists' most recent album, The King is Dead, garnered the band tons of critical acclaim, showcased Meloy and co.'s penchant for David ...


  16. Crystal Ballroom wrapping up '100 Nights' with Colin Meloy, Birdy and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 |

    As the Crystal Ballroom heads toward its hundredth birthday , the venue will wrap up its ambitious "100 Nights" series with more music this weekend and into next week.


  17. The Decemberists lead singer Colin Meloy, acclaimed artist Carson...Read the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 |

    Friday, Feb. 7, Colin Meloy - lead singer of the Grammy-nominated musical group, The Decemberists - and acclaimed artist Carson Ellis will be at Kavarna Coffee in Decatur at 7 p.m. for a reading and signing of "Wildwood Imperium," the newest addition to their New York Times best-selling children's series, the Wildwood Chronicles.


  18. A Tribute to 'The Hazards of Love' Returns to RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | PR Log

    Jan. 15, 2014 - RENO, Nev. -- Jub Jub's Thirst Parlor is proud to announce that they will be hosting The Juxtaposeurs in their tribute production of "The Hazards of Love" by The Decemberists.


  19. MoreRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2014 | SFGate

    ... until 8 p.m. Sunday. Alley Cat Books, 3036 24th St., S.F. (415) 824-1761. . Is the Decemberists ' songsmith the most literate dude in indie? He certainly displays a deep appreciation for his lyric-slinging rock forebears - ...


  20. Headout Picks 1/15/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... band Tarkio, his collection of cover EPs and the six studio albums of literary quirk he's crafted with the Decemberists, Portland's nerd hero has a thick catalog of ditties to draw from. Expect deep cuts. Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside St., ...