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  1. The Head and The Heart story in today's issue of Folio Weekly...Read the original story

    May 4, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... Records. Six months after that, the band was opening for the likes of Vampire Weekend, Dave Matthews and The Decemberists and licensing early hits "Lost in My Mind," "Rivers and Roads" and "Down in the Valley" to TV shows and movies like How I Met ...

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  2. Mixtape: Your Favorite Songs From TVD, Parks and Rec, The Blacklist, Nashville and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | TVLine

    ... end the Pawnee-Eagleton Unity Concert than to sing the greatest tribute to Li'l Sebastian ever? Ginuwine, The Decemberists, Letters to Cleo, Land Ho and of course Mouse Rat all move the audience with this touching song dedicated to Andy's "horsiest ...

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  3. Music this weekend: Chris Botti, Typhoon, the Pains of Being Pure at HeartRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... for 2012 album "Impressions," his 10th studio set. Portland's premiere folk-rock ensemble -- at least until the Decemberists' comeback in a couple weeks -- will play two shows as part of Mississippi Studio's debut Portland City Fair and Exposition, ...

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  4. Advance Tickets Recommended: Black Prairie at the Playhouse Sunday nightRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... past? "It's hard to invent a new genre," Funk said. "It's not surprising people are looking backward." When the Decemberists launched onto the the music world in 2001, the band did bring then-novel sounds to the scene. "There weren't a lot of bands ...

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  5. Tonight in Music: BOAT, Black Prairie, Modest MouseRead the original story

    May 2, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... , 3017 SE Milwaukie) When Black Prairie began in 2007, they were the all-instrumental counterpart to the Decemberists, but the band's steady evolution and emerging autonomy is exciting to see unfold. While the band's debut, Feast of the Hunter's ...

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  6. Houses of the HolyRead the original story

    May 1, 2014 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... the same town as The Sumner Brothers is Black Prairie , originally a casual side project of indie folk band The Decemberists, at the Arcata Playhouse - this is a pretty big deal, people! The band's story started in 2007, when Chris Funk gathered ...

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  7. Heavenly Haden HarmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2014 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... Petra, who considers herself a bit of "a Renaissance girl," has recorded with a range of artists, including The Decemberists, Foo Fighters, Bill Frisell, and Paul Motian. She's also recorded her own solo, multi-dubbed albums, including a complete a ...

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  8. the Heartland Wants What it WantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... Records. Six months after that, the band was opening for the likes of Vampire Weekend, Dave Matthews and The Decemberists and licensing early hits "Lost in My Mind," "Rivers and Roads" and "Down in the Valley" to TV shows and movies like How I Met ...

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  9. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Jenny Scheinmana (TM)S "The Littlest Prisoner" out May 6 on Sony MasterworksRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... of playful ideas" and "a soulful, generous improviser." Mixed by Grammy-nominated producer, Tucker Martine (The Decemberists, Neko Case, My Morning Jacket and Sufjan Stevens), the album was recorded in just three days of studio tracking in Martine's ...

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  10. Review: The Nickel Creek reunion tour proves that absence does, indeed, make the heart grow fonderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Rex Hammock's Weblog

    ... albums, was the first-ever guest host of A Prairie Home Companion , and also toured as a "guest member" of the Decemberists . Sean has collaborated on several recording and writing projects ( Fiction Family , Works Progress Administration ) and ...

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  11. Album Review: Black PrairieRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... it. For Portland's Black Prairie, a band composed of vocalist Annalisa Tornfelt and four-fifths of the Decemberists, Fortune is that album. For the first time, Black Prairie places Tornfelt at the forefront, emphasizing her delicate, country-pop ...

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  12. Music Monday! The Delines, Morning Ritual, Graves at Sea & MoreRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... bandmates Sean Oldham and Freddy Trujillo play the drums and bass, respectively; Jenny Conlee-Drizos of the Decemberists and Black Prairie plays keys; the Minus 5's Tucker Jackson plays pedal steel; and that's the Damnations TX's Amy Boone singing. ...

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  13. Wye Oak Swap Guitars for Synths On Soaring 'Shriek'Read the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | Spin

    ... earned them heaps of critical praise, national TV spots, and landed them on tours with acts like the Decemberists and Dirty Projectors. But they've done a risky thing on Shriek : The guitars are gone, and in their place is a synth-pop sound that ...

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  14. TV Rewind: Kim Novak vs. 'bullies'; Trail Blazers joke; 'Grimm'; 'Portlandia'Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Upper left, Kyle MacLachlan in "Portlandia"; upper right, Kim Novak; lower left, David Giuntoli in "Grimm"; lower right, The Decemberists in "Parks and Recreation."

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  15. Wesley Stace On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... 1989 U.S. debut featured Elvis Costello's backing band The Attractions. Stace has gone on to record with The Decemberists, Peter Buck and Rosanne Cash, among others. He's an accomplished writer, as well; Stace teaches a writing course at Princeton ...

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  16. Hear Colin Meloy Debut "Carolina Low" In Portland Last NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | Stereogum

    ... Portland, his series of children's books The Wildwood Chronicles , and why he'll never move to L.A. despite the Decemberists' success. Listen below - the new song starts at 1:10.

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  17. Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo, the Decemberists Jam on 'Parks and Rec'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... Unity Concert, featured performances from a handful of alt-rock icons ( Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy, the Decemberists and Yo La Tengo ) along with Nineties R&B heartthrob Ginuwine. Tweedy appeared as the leader of a reunited band named Land Ho! Yo La ...

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  18. Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Yo La Tengo, Letters to Cleo, Ginuwine & The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    The 6th season finale of Parks and Recreation aired last night, and as was announced , the episode featured appearances from The Decemberists, Ginuwine, Letters to Cleo, Yo La Tengo and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy .

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  19. 'Parks and Recreation' Season 6: A Portland Trail Blazers joke, The Decemberists add to an outstanding finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    "Parks and Recreation" ended its sixth season with a music-filled sweetheart of a finale, that brought back most of the NBC series' recurring guest stars, plus an all-star lineup of guests, including Portland's The Decemberists, musician Jeff Tweedy, rapper , the bands Letter to Cleo and Yo La Tengo , Jon Hamm, and even First Lady Michelle Obama.

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  20. Sessions: The Sweet TeaseRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... together ever since. NDN: Who are some of your influences? Colt: I'd say Florence and the Machine, for me the Decemberists. . J-Law: My influences are classical music and soul music. NDN: How long have you been together as a band? Schirard: This ...

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