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  1. Jeff Tweedy Stepping Out on His Own With Solo Album, TourRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... finale of Parks and Recreation as the leader of a reunited band called Land Ho!, alongside Yo La Tengo and the Decemberists and Ginuwine. 06/05 Detroit, MI - Masonic Temple 06/06 Pittsburgh, PA - Three Rivers Arts Festival 06/07 Hunter Mountain, NY ...

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  2. TraxRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | Pasadena Weekly

    Musically, Roche favors mom Suzzy more than dad Loudon ; her songs tend to be sweet yet sad, well written, with interesting instrumentation, and it's easy to be lulled by her lightly grained soprano.

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  3. 'Parks and Recreation' to End After Season 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | RollingStone

    ... Recreation closed its last the season out with a splash in a finale that included cameos from Yo La Tengo , the Decemberists, Jeff Tweedy and First Lady Michelle Obama . The episode also set up Amy Poehler's character Leslie Knope to take on the ...

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  4. Music festival season looks forward to FallRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Day weekend, May 23-25 at City Hall Plaza. It features Jack Johnson, Death Cab for Cutie, Modest Mouse, The Decemberists, Edward Sharpe &The Magnetic Zeros, The Head and the Heat, Jenny Lewis, Bastille, Built to Spill and Walk the Earth. Grace ...

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  5. Loew's Jersey City to undergo renovation; Live Nation & AEG bidding...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    ... live bands, such as Neutral Milk Hotel recently, Jeff Mangum in 2011 , The Magnetic Fields in 2008 , and The Decemberists back in 2007 to name a few. Now, according to NJ.com , the Loew's is to undergo a serious renovation, part of an effort by the ...

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  6. As the Decemberists Hibernate, Its Members Focus on Black PrairieRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Billboard

    The Decemberists have been recording off-and-on and will "ramp up" next year, says Nate Query.

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  7. Check out Folio Weekly music writer Nick McGregor's story on The Head ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 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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  8. Johnson: Concerts offer memories that outweigh costRead the original story

    May 7, 2014 | IN-FORUM

    ... weekend. Not every concert gave me a return on the investment, of course. When I paid to see indie band The Decemberists perform in Fargo a few years back, every member was horribly sick, and after trading off vocal duties to get through a few ...

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  9. Here are 7 music festivals you need to know aboutRead the original story

    May 5, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... stops at the center's many attractions, including the , with such acts as Sleater-Kinney, Modest Mouse, The Decemberists, Hole and the Dandy Warhols having appeared over the years, although other top touring acts are also featured. , more The ...

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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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