Posts Tagged ‘ The Decemberists ’

End of the world playlist — and not just the obvious Mayan apocalypse songs

GWAR Halloween

Today, according to history’s most credible doomsday theorists, the Mayans, is the end of the world. Dec. 21, 2012 is the day that the Mayan calendar ends, which obviously means the ancient civilization predicted the end of the world, and didn’t just eventually find it pointless to make a calendar that went like 5,000 years into the future.



Decemberists become the indiest of all “Simpsons” musical guests

Decemberists become the indiest of all "Simpsons" musical guests

It’s a competitive field, but the Decemberists are now the indiest band to ever be featured on “The Simpsons.” That’s quite a feat, considering that groups such as R.E.M., Sonic Youth and the White Stripes have all made their way onto the longest-running animated series in the U.S.



Album review: The Decemberists, “We All Raise Our Voices to the Air”

The Decemberists

Album review: The Decemberists, “We All Raise Our Voices to the Air”



Pop & Circumstance: Taylor Swift, Arcade Fire, Decemberists increase our appetite for “Hunger Games”

The Decemberists

Taylor Swift joins Arcade Fire and the Decemberists on “The Hunger Games” soundtrack, further adding buzz to a buzzy new movie



Best of 2011: Albums of the year

Wye Oak @ Larimer Lounge

Best albums of 2011 featuring Wye Oak, Jay-Z and Kanye West, Girls, Bright Eyes, St. Vincent, Kurt Vile and more



Album reviews: Blind Pilot, Tori Amos

Blind Pilot, Cory Chisel, Adriel Harris @ the Fox Theatre

Album reviews: Blind Pilot, “We Are The Tide” and Tori Amos, “Night of Hunters”



Album reviews: Richard Buckner, Boston Spaceships

Album reviews: Richard Buckner, Boston Spaceships

Album reviews: Richard Buckner, “Our Blood” and Boston Spaceships, “Let it Beard”



Telluride 2011: Photos and recap from Day 3 in the canyon

Telluride Bluegrass Festival - Day 3

Telluride Bluegrass Festival photos and review of the Decemberists, Mumford & Sons, Old Crow Medicine Show, Sam Bush Band, more



The Reverb Interview: Béla Fleck on the Telluride Bluegrass Festival, the return of the original Flecktones and more

Telluride Bluegrass Festival @ Telluride Town Park

Béla Fleck will play his 30th Telluride Bluegrass Festival this weekend. What keeps him coming back? It’s all about the music. And the people. And the scenery. And the vibe. And …



Live review: The Decemberists @ the Ogden Theatre

The Decemberists

The Decemberists bring “The King Is Dead” and more to the Ogden Theatre