Friday, September 9 2011
“The Decemberists will be pretty quiet for a bit,” said Colin Meloy, adding that it will be a few years before fans see another record. In the meantime, Meloy plans to give this series of at least three books, which begins with Wildwood, his full attention.
Thursday, February 12 2009
For his second outing with the Venus 3, Robyn Hitchcock both tightens up his songs and adds to his arrangements with vocal harmonies and horns. The result is another winner.
Tuesday, April 15 2008
Thursday, April 10 2008
As a solo performer, Meloy acts knowingly awkward and charming, but when he sings he plays it straight, making for a disc with few surprises.
Monday, March 24 2008
The Decemberist explains the virtues of cover songs, the senselessness of going solo, and that he's saving the crazy stuff for later.