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Watch Yo La Tengo, Ginuwine, and Jeff Tweedy on ‘Parks and Recreation’
In 2000, as Matador Records notes, Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler graced the cover of Yo La Tengo's "You Can Have It All" single.
April 25, 2014
The Decemberists Score Springfield’s Hipsterfication on ‘The Simpsons’
In Sunday night's episode of The Simpsons, "The Day The Earth Stood Cool," Homer went hipster after meeting a goateed food truck proprietor played by…
December 10, 2012
Decemberists Cover R.E.M., Pretenders LP + More
The Decemberists recently dropped by L.A. radio station KCRW to perform a stripped-down 45-minute acoustic set, which includes a cover of R.E.M.'s "Cuyahoga."
February 14, 2011
Hear Two New Eminem Tracks & More
November 16, 2010
Colin Meloy On Decemberists “Simple” New Album
On the Decemberists' last album The Hazards of Love, Colin Meloy took the band's music as big as it could go, with an over-the-top, 17-part…
November 11, 2010
Decemberists Extend Fall Tour
The Decemberists have added 14 shows to their U.S. tour behind The Hazards of Love, the Portland, OR, band's latest album. The new run of…
July 27, 2009
Neko Case, Decemberists, Fleet Foxes Play Folk Festival 50
Founders of the Newport Folk Festival, the Rhode Island concert series where Bob Dylan infamously switched to electric instruments in 1965, will celebrate the event's…
April 17, 2009
Decemberists to Perform Entire New Album on Spring Tour
Touring large theaters for 16 dates in May and June, Colin Meloy will lead his merry band the Decemberists through all 17 songs from their…
February 9, 2009
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Carly Rae Jepsen Has Found Her People.
Doesn’t Play to Them Enough.
I Am Easy to Find
Has a Beauty Worth Uncovering
Leaves Little Impression
Finds the Empathy and Artistry in A.I.