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  1. Calvin Trillin, 78, and Bella Trent, 17, are the life of Literary Arts' 30th anniversary...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Trent who will lead the way. Trent was the only local talent to take the stage. Colin Meloy, the leader of the Decemberists and the author of "The Wildwood Chronicles," began the evening with one of his best songs, "The Engine Driver," and opened ...

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  2. Fences Announce Fall Touring Plans; Seattle-Based Band Set to Support Bear Hands in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... as Jacquire King (Of Monsters and Men, Kings of Leon, Modest Mouse) and Chris Walla (Death Cab for Cutie, The Decemberists, The Lonely Forest). Fences heralded "LESSER OCEANS" with an exclusive NYLON profile highlighted by the world premiere of the ...

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  3. Pigpen Theatre Co. to Peform in NYC & Boston This FallRead the original story

    Sep 8, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following a successful 30-city headlining tour last spring that took them to major markets across the U.S.-including an official showcase at SXSW-award-winning indie-folk band/theater troupe PigPen Theatre Co. is set to headline the Gramercy Theatre in New York on October 19 and The Sinclair in Boston November 25. While in town they will also be performing runs of their hit show The Old Man and The Old Moon in both cities-at the New Victory Theater and Arts Emerson, respectively.

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  4. Last Best Show: Boston Calling Fall 2014, Day 1Read the original story

    Sep 6, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... NMH helped get the autumn edition of Boston Calling off to a rousing start on City Hall Plaza. Fans of the Decemberists, which started in 2001, will love this group. Singer/guitarist Mangum's voice is eerily similar to Colin Meloy's and NMH features ...

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  5. 'Given' by Kevin Lee FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... with each listen. As far as Kevin Lee Florence's sound, there is a hint of the folky psychedelic rock of The Decemberists, the rich and natural element of Rayland Baxter, vocals akin to what I imagine it would sound like to combine the vocals of M. ...

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  6. Austin Music Source: ACL Fest artist spotlight: My Brightest DiamondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... player father, traveled to Russia to record an early EP, studied opera in New York and pals around with The Decemberists is going to sound like a clattering, soaring, indie pop Rube Goldberg. The key to Worden's best known musical project, My ...

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  7. Elizabeth Gilbert & Barbara Shoup Get BookedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | GalleyCat

    ... authors set to appear including Elizabeth Gilbert , Calvin Trillin , and musical guest Colin Meloy of The Decemberists . Join in on Monday, September 8th at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall starting 7:30 p.m. (Portland, OR) The next session of the ...

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  8. Irish Fest a feast of sounds beyond the Celtic traditionsRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... and anthems, music that recalls the sounds of a variety of bands that blend folk and rock, from R.E.M. and the Decemberists to Counting Crows. The setlist included "A Song for the Sea," "What About Everything," "This Is My Song," "Let Your Troubles ...

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  9. Wednesday Night Jam: Nickel Creek Live at NPRRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Little Green Footballs

    ... Michael Daves, then later in the same year with Yo-Yo Ma and others in a project known as Goat Rodeo. When The Decemberists performed a Tiny Desk Concert, Sara Watkins was there to play her fiddle and sing. Her brother, Sean Watkins, was also at the ...

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  10. 13 Portland-area festivals, parties, live performances, speaker series and more: Fall Arts...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... "The Signature of All Things") and Calvin Trillin ("About Alice") along with musical guest Colin Meloy of The Decemberists for a public celebration of its 30th anniversary. Sept. 8, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, www.literary-arts.org Time-Based Art ...

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  11. Nickel Creek: Tiny Desk ConcertRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Michael Daves, then later in the same year with Yo-Yo Ma and others in a project known as Goat Rodeo. When The Decemberists performed a Tiny Desk Concert, Sara Watkins was there to play her fiddle and sing. Her brother, Sean Watkins, was also at the ...

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  12. Awesome Live Concert: Austin City Limits: Nickel CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Little Green Footballs

    ... his band Punch Brothers), guitarist Sean Watkins and violinist Sara Watkins (who recently appeared with the Decemberists) came together as Nickel Creek in the late 80s when they were pre-teens, becoming a bluegrass sensation with a pair of albums ...

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  13. Sept. 19: Global Music Awards' Deadline; Latest Winners AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | EWorldWire

    ... Black Prairie, Let it Out band is a six-piece, rock-infused bluegrass band that includes four members of The Decemberists. It has been a mostly instrumental band for years, but on its fourth album, Fortune, there is a lot of singing. The band has ...

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  14. Nickel CreekRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    "Seven years have passed since the Americana trio staged their Farewell Tour. In the interim, Chris Thile formed Punch Brothers and played with Yo Yo Ma and Edgar Meyer, Sara Watkins released a couple critically acclaimed solo records and toured with the Decemberists, and Sean Watkins played in Fiction Family and Works Progress Administration.

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  15. Austin Music Source: Sunday music picks: Nickel Creek at ACL LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    ... Yo Yo Ma and Edgar Meyer, Sara Watkins released a couple critically acclaimed solo records and toured with the Decemberists, and Sean Watkins played in Fiction Family and Works Progress Administration. In April, the group dropped "A Dotted Line," ...

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  16. From fan fiction to tattoo sleeves: The weirdest David Foster Wallace-inspired artRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Salon

    ... is not the only one to make art out of DFW's writing; some is readily available for mass consumption, like the Decemberists's "Calamity Song" or the Glossary's short film adaptation of Wallace's speech "This is Water." But Baker's art is more ...

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  17. Chris Walla Leaves Death Cab For Cutie, Where Do They Go Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... engineering each of Death Cab's albums as well as lending his production skills to records by Tegan & Sara, The Decemberists and Hot Hot Heat. With Walla absent, Death Cab will have to seek outside help for future efforts. But the group are ...

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  18. Everything as FuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    A few days ago I took a limo to IKEA and I'm not going to explain why. ANYWAY, LETS TALK ABOUT WHY THE DECEMBERISTS ARE QUINOA'S ANSWER TO KALE.

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  19. 5 supergroups to catch at Americanafest 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... groups in Americana, what they may not know is the band had its foundation in an even more famous group, The Decemberists. Chris Funk, Nate Query, Jenny Conlee, and John Moen of that group joined with Annalisa Tornfelt of Bearfoot and Jon Neufeld of ...

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  20. Live: Nickel Creek carries on in CaryRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | Independent Weekly

    ... and though his tunes have a literary bent, they're more accessible and less pretentious than something like The Decemberists. He played a handful of new songs alongside some of his best such as "The Temptation of Adam," and made it clear just how ...

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