The Decemberists Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Cut of the Day: Laura Gibson, a oeThe CauseaRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | Willamette Week

    ... is a product of Oregon, recorded at the coast in Peter Broderick's studio with assists from Dave Depper, the Decemberists' Nate Query and fellow folk-informed singer-songwriter Alela Diane. First single "The Cause" places her familiar warble against ...


  2. Comedians Amy Miller and Sean Jordan Are Both Leaving for L.A.Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2016 | Willamette Week

    ... be broken but the venue has a curfew! Plus a house band/Portland musical supergroup including Chris Funk (The Decemberists), Hutch Harris (The Thermals), Emily Overstreet (Great Wilderness/ Bitch'n), and Adam Shearer (Weinland)," Miller says. ...


  3. Stream Aoife O'Donovan's Impressionistic New LP 'In the Magic Hour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... pristine voice and smears of electric guitar or wisps of fiddle. O'Donovan recorded with Tucker Martine (the Decemberists) in Portland, Oregon, and recruited her sometime bandmates Sara Watkins and Sarah Jarosz to lend their considerable talents to ...


  4. Preview: Des Ark at Gasa GasaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Best of New Orleans

    Des Ark singer/songwriter Aimee Argote repeatedly refers to Virginia folk/punk Gemini Pygmy Lush as her "all-time favorite band," "the greatest band on earth" and other such genuflections. Along with sharing space on Lovitt Records' catalog, the two acts are equally versed in messing with their fans' heads, endearing a base at one decibel level while two-timing with another.


  5. Shaky Knees Festival Lineup AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 |

    The fourth annual Shaky Knees Festival returns in 2016 with a stellar lineup including Florence + The Machine, My Morning Jacket , Jane's Addiction , At The Drive-In, The 1975, Deftones, The Decemberists and Walk the Moon. This year's festival delivers a diverse lineup with performances from Huey Lewis and the News , indie favorites The Head and the Heart, Cold War Kids, The Kills, and The Black Angels, metal bands Ghost, The Sword and Baroness, and much more.


  6. January LinkfestRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2016 | Away with Words

    ... -totin', liberty-seekin', snack-cravin' squatters at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge . (Colin Meloy of the Decemberists, via Joe. My. God.)


  7. Michele Van Kleef Trio to playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Lake Oswego Review

    ... recorded live at the Crystal Ballroom in Portland. After Calobo disbanded, two of the members helped found The Decemberists. Calobo's recent 2012 reunion mini tour was met with thousands of nostalgic fans and great success. Ellis may just be the ...


  8. Gay sex and gun love: Oregon militia-inspired erotica reimagines grim standoff as fun-filled orgyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Salon

    ... it's only fitting that such a bizarre story has now inspired some appropriately bizarre erotica. Last week, the Decemberists' lead singer, Colin Meloy, took to Twitter with the hashtag #bundyeroticfanfic , in which he played up some of the more ...


  9. Shaky Knees Festival 2016 Lineup: Florence + the Machine, My Morning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Spin

    Unstoppable live performing powerhouse Florence + the Machine will headline the 2016 Shaky Knees Music Festival alongside My Morning Jacket and Jane's Addiction. The festival, which takes place across five stages at Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park and International Plaza during the weekend of May 13 through 15, will also see performances by the 1975, Beach Slang , the Decemberists, Eagles of Death Metal, and Alex G , who released one of SPIN's 10 Best Albums of 2015 .


  10. Baroness, Kylesa join Shaky Knees Festival lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Connect Savannah

    ... Morning Jacket, Jane's Addiction (performing Ritual de lo Habitual ), At The Drive-In, The 1975, Deftones, The Decemberists, and Huey Lewis and the News (performing Sports in its entirety). Baroness formed in Savannah in mid-2003; they played their ...


  11. Review: Yaquina Bay Define Pacific Northwest Indie Rock with 'Past Lives'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Northwest Music Scene

    Countless evergreens, enough rainfall to rival Ireland, scenic, overcast coastal drives- If there was one band that could capture the indie sound of the Pacific Northwest, Portland-based Yaquina Bay would be the one. Reminiscent of The Decemberists, Death Cab For Cutie, and Blind Pilot, but with a unique twist all their own, Yaquina Bay's September 2015 release Past Lives takes the listener on a whimsical road trip down the West Coast.


  12. Shaky Knees 2016 lineup (Florence, MMJ, Jane's Addiction, At the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Brooklynvegan

    Atlanta's annual Shaky Knees Festival happens in 2016 from May 13-15 with Florence + the Machine, My Morning Jacket, and Jane's Addiction headlining. The rest of the lineup includes the re-reunited At the Drive-In, Deftones, The Decemberists, Huey Lewis & the News , Foals, Bloc Party, The Kills, Explosions in the Sky, Ghost, Phosphorescent, The Black Angels, Savages, Against Me!, The Sword, Eagles of Death Metal, Baroness, Frightened Rabbit, Parquet Courts, Brian Fallon, Wild Nothing, The Front Bottoms, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Hop Along, Foxing, Kylesa, Saintseneca, Julien Baker, Ought, Beach Slang, Nothing and more.


  13. Decemberists frontman trolls #YallQaeda with homoerotic fan fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | City Pages

    A collection of anti-government yahoos in Oregon has a new enemy: Colin Meloy, leader of hyper-literate indie-prog band the Decemberists. The group of armed militants - hilariously dubbed #YallQaeda on Twitter - is led by Ammon Bundy; they recently seized control of a fuckin' federal bird sanctuary because of their issues with land rights.


  14. Decemberists Frontman Pens 'Touching' Erotic Fan Fiction About Oregon Militia StandoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Billboard

    Looking for ways to turn that English degree into big bucks? Decemberists singer-songwriter Colin Meloy studied creative writing at the University of Montana, and now, with a little help from Twitter, the 41-year-old frontman may have just turned that education into the best book of fan fiction you'll never read. On Tuesday, Meloy caught wind of the Oregon militia takeover.


  15. Brokeback Bundy? Homoerotic FanFiction the New Craze to Mock Anti-Government ProtestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 |

    ... story of, uh, occupation . The trendy hashtag is traced back to the Twitter account of the lead singer for The Decemberists Colin Meloy , who began mocking the Bundy anti-government protestors with some rather creative writing: "'It ain't snacks I'm ...


  16. Three Words: Oregon. Militia. Erotica.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 |

    On Tuesday, Colin Meloy, frontman for the indie folk-rock band The Decemberists, gave the world a new hashtag-a sexy-ass hashtag: #BundyEroticFanFic . "They huddled together for warmth.


  17. Attention vinyl geeks: Portland series goes extra-rare with 33-run LPsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 |

    Black Prairie singer Annalisa Tornfelt photographed at home with her Nyckelharpa. The musician will release a solo album in 2015.


  18. The Hashtag That's Turning The Oregon Militia Standoff Into Erotic FanficRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... lasted for several days. One person has certainly noticed: Colin Meloy, frontman of the indie rock group The Decemberists, as well as an author, found the situation of a group of male ranchers holed up in a chilly outpost indefinitely to be rather ...


  19. Even More Bundy Erotic FanFiction on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    The Decemberists' frontman Colin Meloy has created a Twitter monster with his #bundyeroticfanfic . What started on Tuesday with a flurry of tweets by Meloy and some of his followers has gotten legs in the days since.


  20. The Decemberists' Colin Meloy tweets erotic fan fiction about the Oregon militiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... demands, and there does not appear to be any serious attempt by federal agents to forcibly remove them. The Decemberists singer Colin Meloy decided to match absurdity with absurdity by tweeting erotic fan fiction about the situation. That's right. " ...