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  1. Shakespeare in the Park coming to RidgewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 |

    ... style of the play to the TV drama "Downton Abbey" and said the music will draw inspiration from folk band The Decemberists. There are struggles with doing a play outdoors, with no "offstage" or "backstage," but Kennedy said this is the way ...


  2. The Tuesday Morning NewsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Stranger

    Ramadan Shopping Attack in Eastern Afghanistan : At least 89 people dead ; Taliban says it didn't do it.


  3. Retrospective Review: The Decemberists - Her Majesty the DecemberistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Northwest Music Scene

    ... is the second in a series of six Retrospective Reviews we're doing on the entire full-length discography of the Decemberists . This time around we're taking a look at their 2003 record Her Majesty the Decemberists. If you didn't read our previous ...


  4. Kristian Harting - FloatRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | MusicEmissions

    ... difficult to pin Harting down into definable terms; at times his acoustic meanderings could be likened to The Decemberists , his pop leanins to The Shins , his electronic leanings to Animal Collective . The darker vibe cultivates a semblance to ...


  5. John Spinks dead: The Outfield's 'Your Love' songwriter-guitarist dies at 60Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... covered or sampled by hundreds of artists ranging from Wyclef Jean and Less Than Jake to Katy Perry and The Decemberists. "For me, John Spinks epitomized songwriting and music. His undying love for it was unmatched," The Outfield's former manager ...


  6. Best FilmmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Missoula Independent Online

    ... who has long applied his meticulous stop-motion animation technique to music videos for the likes of The Decemberists or short films for the likes of director Guy Maddin, has been hard at work the last two years on a feature-length World War I ...


  7. Willy Vlautin and the DelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... members Sean Oldham on drums and Freddy Trujillo on bass; Jenny Conlee-Drizos, who also plays keyboards for the Decemberists; and Tucker Jackson, pedal-steel guitarist for the Minus 5. Mr. Vlautin likes the new band's sound. "It's a late-night Sammi ...


  8. Listening to the Sours is like receiving someone else's music therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 |

    ... shorthand, in colorful brocade, ever-shifting. Calling on the ponderous, romantic existentialism of the Decemberists, the Sours wear the various classes of music depending on their mood at any given moment. In "Seawitch," there's a definite jazz ...


  9. Ashleigh Flynn and the Back Porch Minority at Oberon'sRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Medford Mail Tribune

    ... 013. It was released on her own Home Perm Records and was produced by Chris Funk, best known as a member of The Decemberists.


  10. Colin Meloy performs at Literary Arts birthday event; Poetry Downtown is backRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 |

    ... a signing and a question-and-answer session. Literary Arts also announced that Colin Meloy, the leader of the Decemberists and the author of "The Wildwood Chronicles," will perform at its 30th-birthday celebration Sept. 8. Elizabeth Gilbert and ...


  11. Retrospective Review: The Decemberists - Castaways and CutoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Northwest Music Scene

    ... noting artistic evolution, artistic regression, musical sea changes, etc. We're starting things out with the Decemberists , going through all five of their LPs, from Castaways and Cutouts to 2011's The King Is Dead.) Many popular musical acts ...


  12. Tonight in Music: KISS/Def Leppard, Hook & Anchor, Quiet Music Festival & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    KISS, DEF LEPPARD While I'm no card-carrying member of the KISS Army, I'm certain that tonight's show from New York City's finest practitioners of kabuki rock will be nothing short of a complete and utter blast.


  13. Barstool BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... stepped up. By the time the tour was over, both she and Vlautin had plans. So he did. They recorded it with the Decemberists' Jenny Conlee-Drizos on keyboards, Tucker Jackson on pedal steel, Freddy Trujillo on bass, and Richmond Fontaine's Sean ...


  14. Best for last?: Spoon rises to Rock the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... best place to see some of our favorite bands as headliners. Metric, My Morning Jacket , the Hold Steady and the Decemberists have all put on Twin Cities performances elsewhere that were better than the ones they offered in the top-billed slot ...


  15. Make Music Philly Spotlight: Portland SenatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    With a hint of Avett Brothers' vocals and instrumentation with touches of Pearl Jam and The Decemberists, Portland Senator has created an honest and unique take on the indie folk-rock genre.


  16. Live MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    ... soul music, found on its debut CD "Colfax." The band also features: keyboardist Jenny Conlee-Drizos of The Decemberists; drummer Sean Oldham and songwriter/novelist Willy Vlautin of Richmond Fontaine; and pedal steel dude Tucker Jackson of Minus 5. ...


  17. Black Prairie Announces US Fall TourRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... (Jack White, Red Fang). The Portland band features Chris Funk, Nate Query, Jenny Conlee and John Moen of the Decemberists with frontwoman Annalisa Tornfelt and guitarist Jon Neufeld. Fortune proves the Black Prairie has outgrown its roots as a ...


  18. Review: Virgin of the Birds' debut LP Winter Seeds is an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Northwest Music Scene

    ... Love Records . The group takes most of its cues from baroque pop groups, most notably early Arcade Fire and The Decemberists in their Hazards of Love era, though on several tracks presented on Winter Seeds , there's a noticeable amount of ...


  19. Rogues On The Sea - Rogues On The SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | MusicEmissions

    With a graceful sense of storytelling and larger than normal aspects within their sound, Australian jazz-infused indie rock outfit Rogues On The Sea have recently put the finishing touches on their self-titled debut full length.


  20. On and Off the RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... addition to the musician's catalog. Starling's self-described "nautical pop" is less Beach Boys and more The Decemberists meet Death Cab for Cutie, in a toned-down, more playful kind of way. "Natalie Wood Reciting Lines," however, calls back to the ...