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Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit, Maren Morris, The Decemberists Top Railbird Festival Lineup

Back for its second edition, Railbird Festival announced its lineup that features an array of country, Americana and alternative artists. The festival's headliners are…
Daniel Kohn / February 19, 2020

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Ben Gibbard Covers The Decemberists’ ‘Grace Cathedral Hill’ in Latest Livestream Session

On the third day of his livestreaming series, Ben Gibbard busted out a cover from The Decemberists, his fellow Pacific Northwesterners. "I remember…
SPIN Staff / March 19, 2020

The Decemberists Celebrate 20th Anniversary With Summer Tour

The Decemberists turn 20 this year! And to celebrate this huge milestone, the folk-rock band will be doing a special anniversary tour that…
Emily Tan / February 11, 2020

15 Musicians Share Their Predictions for the 2019 Basketball Season

For the first time since the Golden State Warriors began their nearly unprecedented stretch of success five years ago, the NBA has no clear-cut favorite…
Daniel Kohn / October 23, 2019

The Decemberists – “Traveling On”

The Decemberists released their eighth studio album I’ll Be Your Girl earlier this year, which saw the veteran indie rockers updating their sound for a…
Will Gottsegen / November 30, 2018

Watch The Decemberists Perform on CBS This Morning

The Decemberists stopped by CBS This Morning today to perform music from their recent album I'll Be Your Girl, which was released this March. Performing album…
Rob Arcand / August 18, 2018

Video: The Decemberists – “Once In My Life”

The Decemberists have released a poignant and hopeful video for their song "Once In My Life" from their latest album I'll Be Your Girl. The…
Isabella Castro-Cota / July 17, 2018

The Decemberists Thank Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Include “Impeach the President” Etching on Physical Copies of New Album

Friday, the Decemberists dropped their latest album I'll Be Your Girl. In addition to featuring early, synth-slathered singles "Severed" and "Once in My Life," the…
Rob Arcand / March 17, 2018

Stream The Decemberists’ New Album I’ll Be Your Girl

The Decemberists have shared their new synth-slathered album I'll Be Your Girl. Featuring singles "Severed" and "Once in My Life," the album promises to be…
Rob Arcand / March 16, 2018

The Decemberists – “Once in My Life”

The Decemberists released "Severed"--the first single from their upcoming album I'll Be Your Girl--in January, in all its motoric, arpeggiated, The-Faint-adjacent glory. Bandleader Colin Meloy said…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 9, 2018

The Decemberists Announce New Album I’ll Be Your Girl, Release “Severed”

Veteran indie-pop raconteurs The Decemberists are putting out a new album, and it's called I'll Be Your Girl. It's out March 16 on Capitol Records,…
Winston Cook-Wilson / January 17, 2018

The Decemberists & Lin-Manuel Miranda – “Ben Franklin’s Song”

The Decemberists have put to music an unused set of lyrics that Lin-Manuel Miranda originally wrote for Hamilton. As the band explains in a post on their…
James Rettig, Stereogum / December 15, 2017

Death Cab for Cutie and The Decemberists to Hold Benefit Concert for ACLU and Planned Parenthood in Seattle

Attention politically-conscious West Coast aughts-indie-rock fans: Death Cab for Cutie and The Decemberists are holding an acoustic concert in support of Planned Parenthood and the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 9, 2017

As the Decemberists’ The Crane Wife Celebrates 10 Years, Colin Meloy Is Still Sorry for Making You Use a Dictionary

Loosely inspired by a Japanese folktale about a bird who takes human form, the Decemberists' fourth album The Crane Wife was their most ambitious to date. Released in October…
Anna Gaca / December 12, 2016

New Music: The Decemberists – “The Crane Wife 1, 2 & 3″ (Demo)

In honor of the Decemberists’ recent ten year anniversary of The Crane Wife, the band has released a demo for "The Crane Wife 1, 2 &…
Sadie Bell / November 17, 2016
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