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The Decemberists' video for What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World single "Make You Better," Parks & Recreation stud Nick Offerman plays the host of a low-budget 1970s German TV show where…   Read Story »
At this point, it would almost seem like a surprise if the Decemberists decided not to turn their new music video into a fake '70s talk show with a popular comedy actor cast as the host. The whole…   Read Story »
The Decemberists have shared the first song from their new Tucker Martine-produced album, What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World, which was teased a few weeks ago when lead singer and…   Read Story »
During last week's CMJ busking expedition, Colin Meloy debuted a new Decemberists song called "Make You Better." A new video teaser the band shared today offers a preview of the studio version, which…   Read Story »
It's been nearly four years since the Decemberists released The King Is Dead, their last album. The band debuted a couple of new songs at the Boston Calling festival over the summer, and now frontman…   Read Story »
This past weekend, at the Boston Calling festival, the Decemberists played their first show in nearly three years (not counting that Parks & Rec performance). After all that time away, it would be a…   Read Story »
While the whole band was making an appearance over on Parks And Recreation, Decemberists frontman Colin Meloy was a guest on a show for Q Live where he performed a new song. The tune is called…   Read Story »
Last night, the great NBC sitcom Parks And Recreation ended its sixth season with an hour-long finale. All season, the show has been building up to the Pawnee Unity Concert, an effort to bring the…   Read Story »
One of the major plot lines in the back half of this season of Parks And Recreation is the department's attempt to put on a Pawnee-Eagleton Unity Concert. We've already heard that Wilco's Jeff Tweedy…   Read Story »
It's been a few years since the Decemberists have played a headlining show, but they'll return to the stage in a couple of months at the Crystal Ballroom, in their Portland hometown. The band's 5/30…   Read Story »