Ahead of Offa Rex's Newport Folk Festival set, Olivia Chaney talked about the collaboration with the Decemberists.
15 Dec 2017
A great weekend at Newport includes watching talented, diverse performers, participating in a protest song sing-along and maybe a lobster roll.
08 Aug 2017
He's produced for the Decemberists, Mudhoney, and My Morning Jacket -- and also wrote the Windows Vista theme. A journey through the life of producer Tucker Martine.
14 Feb 2016
A photo gallery from the first day of Governors Ball, featuring Florence and the Machine, MMJ, The Decemberists, St. Vincent and more.
10 Jun 2015
Photos of the Decemberists and Alvvays show at the Beacon Theatre in New York, along with tour dates for both bands.
13 Apr 2015
Although this isn’t the Decemberists’ best album, it’s a breathtaking effort that maintains everything that makes them so one-of-a-kind and vital.
15 Jan 2015
We All Raise Our Voices to the Air is a sterling live document of a band at the peak of their powers showcasing just how good they really are.
11 Mar 2012
If you ask a critic or music fan to define Americana, be prepared for an avalanche of diverse responses of opinion. Still, there remain some constant benchmarks, such as pedal steel, fiddle, acoustic guitars -- and good songwriting.
Steve Leftridge and Jeff Strowe
19 Dec 2011
Keeping up with the variety of passions and activities of John Wesley Harding can be such a challenge that you're best off spending an evening with him, as he plays Master of Ceremonies at the Cabinet of Wonders, the mixed-media carnival that he hosts with comedian Eugene Mirman.
14 Nov 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.
Susan Carpenter - Los Angeles Times (MCT)
09 Sep 2011
Four days of sun, banjos, snow, Mumfords, fiddles, and rock gods at 10,000 feet where, by Saturday, things get challenging.
26 Jul 2011
You’re here to see your favorite indie-rock act, and you just so happen to have great representatives from other musical styles to explore as well.
21 Jun 2011
Despite boasting “the Best Live Music Venue in North America”, Red Rocks Amphitheater has had a fairly poor track record when it comes to festivals. So, the question is: can Monolith really break the bad streak?
30 Sep 2007
The Decemberists' Tain is about the nameless individuals whose lives were swept up as they fought and mourned. As it was in 1974, 2004 seems the right time to resurrect this story, as its tragic themes unfortunately never go out of style.
27 Jun 2004
Her Majesty the Decemberists is distinctive, where the good parts are so good that it's easy to overlook the not-so-good. Think of it as a delicious, rare fruit, so ripe and sweet that tiny bits of it have gone brown.
14 Sep 2003
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