Articles tagged decemberists

4 Nov 2015 // 2:05 AM

Decemberists: Florasongs

Only five songs in length, Florasongs could easily best many long-players offered up by the competition.

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The 10 Progressive Rock Epics You Need to Hear Now

You'll kick yourself for not blasting these prog masterpieces sooner. These pieces represent their creators' highest level of artistic ambition and self-indulgence, and they're often declared the group's best composition.

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The Dirt Daubers: Wake Up, Sinners

The bluegrass outfit, led by Legendary Shack Shakers frontman (and Kentucky colonel) J.D. Wilkes, offers up an express train of an album.

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The Decemberists have teamed up with four filmmakers—Guilherme Marcondes, Julia Pott, Peter Sluszka and Santa Maria—to create an hour-long animation for their most

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10 Aug 2007 // 1:35 AM

The Decemberists

He knows bar maids and peg-leg princesses like the back of his hand, but when reality comes a'knockin, Colin Meloy simply cannot be trusted.

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19 Jul 2007 // 2:00 AM

The Decemberists string along with local orchestras

Audience size matters - even to indie-pop performers. Listen to Decemberists’ bassist Nate Query talk about the band’s reaction when Hollywood Bowl officials suggested

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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