The Decemberists Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The Decemberists bring pageantry and passion to the Academy of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    A gust of drums and a deluge of syllables packaged in an ever-expanding novella of a song. These were my feelings when I first heard The Decemberists ' "The Infanta" back in 2005.


  2. Rag Foundation - InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 |

    ... deliberately looked at a narrative arc for an album. CM: There has been comparisons to Fleetwood Mac and The Decemberists, are you fans of these bands and would you say these comparisons ring true? RF: That's really flattering, and yes we're fans, ...


  3. Against "Indie"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Slate Magazine

    After a four-year hiatus, the Portland, Oregon group the Decemberists opened its new album in January with a characteristically theatrical move. In a curtain-raiser called " The Singer Addresses His Audience ," frontman Colin Meloy sings, "We know you built your life around us/ Would we change? We had to change, some."


  4. Review: The Decemberists in all their wordy gloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 |

    After the Decemberists played the driving, lyrically ornate "The Infanta" at the Academy of Music on Tuesday night, singer Colin Meloy made a confession. The song, he told the audience, "serves no practical purpose whatsoever."


  5. Rhett Miller releasing a new solo album ft. Decemberists and R.E.M....Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    ... album called The Traveler on May 12 via ATO. For the recording, he was backed by Black Prairie (aka most of The Decemberists except Colin Meloy), and the record also features guitar work from R.E.M. 's Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey. You can get a ...


  6. Don't Call It a Comeback: The Decemberists Return to New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | RollingStone

    Singer-guitarist-songwriter Colin Meloy of the Decemberists opened his band's first New York show in four years, at the Beacon Theater on April 6th, the same way the group re-entered the rock & roll labor force on its new album, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World : with the gratitude and warning in the opening track, "The Singer Addresses His Audience." "We know, we know we belong to you/We know you built your lives around us," Meloy sang in a clarion voice, alone at first with acoustic guitar, acknowledging and gently mocking the emotional-ownership clause in every pop-stardom relationship.


  7. Paramore told us what bands they're into now, like Tame Impala, Turnstile and the Decemberists.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | MTV

    When it comes to the charts, Paramore doesn't care whether rock is at the top or buried under a sea of country crooners and musical soundtracks. It's all about the "feeling," according to frontwoman Hayley Williams and the band, who tapped into that "feeling" to offer up a couple of their favorite acts for your listening pleasure.


  8. #PhillyFive Things to Do: April 7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 |

    ... sic." For tunes: Touring behind their 2015 album What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World , Portland's The Decemberists bring their whimsical and melodic tunes to the Academy of Music (Broad and Locust Streets) at 8 p.m.


  9. Out & About for April 4-5, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... and more at Nashville Zoo. Knoxville - Music chart-climbers will perform at Rhythm N Blooms Fest like The Decemberists, Delta Spirit, The Apache Relay, Alanna Royale and others along Jackson Avenue in downtown Knoxville. Jackson - Old time bluegrass ...


  10. The Nine Best Concerts in New York This Week, 4/6/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... a handful of spring U.S. dates. Number of hysterical teenage girls to expect on premise TBD. -- Jill Menze The Decemberists Beacon Theatre 8 p.m., $46 It's been awhile since we've heard anything new from everyone's favorite literary lyricists the ...


  11. What's going on Monday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    The Decemberists, Alvvays @ Beacon Theatre The Decemberists' new album may not be their finest work, but they've still put out several of the great folk and folk-related albums of the past 15 years, and tonight's intimate show is sure to be a treat. Opening is Polyvinyl-signed Canadian band Alvvays, whose 2014 debut was one of the best-received jangle pop albums in a while.


  12. Pemberton music fest announces lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Squamish Chief

    The lineup for this year's Pemberton Music Festival has been revealed, and fans can expect big names from the worlds of both music and comedy at the July 16-19 event. California hip hop artist Kendrick Lamar headlines the festival, which also features rock-duo The Black Keys, Hozier, Missy Elliott, Weezer, Jane's Addiction, Sam Roberts Band, The Decemberists, Paul Oakenfold and more.


  13. More concerts added at Brewery Ommegang: Old Crow Medicine Show, The DecemberistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    The Decemberists perform at the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, RI on Saturday, July 30, 2011. The band plays at Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown on July 26, 2015.


  14. Two New Concerts Added at Brewery OmmegangRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... hit with "Wagon Wheel." Now they're returning to the Ommegang stage. Kick up your heels under the stars. THE DECEMBERISTS With Lucius Sunday, July 26, 7pm $15-$41 Tickets go on sale today (Thursday, April 2) Coming off a two-plus year touring ...


  15. Behind the Kitchen Door...Q&A with Chef/Entrepreneur Tory O'HaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 |

    ... at the end through some sort of magic. My favorite music is : jazz, bluegrass...Old Crow Medicine Show, The Decemberists, Dave Brubeck, Jamie Cullum. Can't go wrong with some Patsy Cline and old-school Dolly Parton: "Jolene" is an epic song to cook ...


  16. Things to Do in Philly in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    ... stage veteran Frank X stars in this new play about artificial intelligence from InterAct Theatre Company. The Decemberists at the Academy of Music The recently reunited indie pride of Portland, Oregon, tour in support of their seventh studio album, ...


  17. New Calgary dates for alt-J, Decemberists, Skrillex and DiploRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    ... the Calgary bill are Hundred Waters and local gal-gone-global Kiesza. Next up is American alt-folk heroes The Decemberists, who will be hitting the U of C's MacEwan Hall two days later, on July 19. The show is part of the tour to support their ...


  18. alt-J, Decemberists, Billy Talent to play Edmonton-area showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 |

    ... and camping passes starts at $50, plus service charges. On sale: Friday via . - Remember when The Decemberists played the Calgary Folk Fest and everyone from Edmonton grumbled? You can let bygones be bygones. The adventurous ...


  19. The top 10 shows around Philly this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Weekly

    ... as extraordinarily ordinary as he'd like us to believe. This sold-out show'll tell the tale. 9 The Decemberists April 7 at the Academy of Music. These consummate storytellers and first-class folkers have a live show that goes beyond ...


  20. Judas Priest launch their own brand of coffee to celebrate 35th anniversary of 'British Steel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | NME

    ... ng Tom Waits, Smashing Pumpkins , The White Stripes, Red Hot Chili Peppers , U2, Lady Gaga, Sonic Youth and The Decemberists. To see NME.COM 's gallery of classic band cameos in The Simpsons , click here .