One of the most popular posts on my blog – and by far the most commented, is “The Decemberists’ “The Hazards of Love”: An Interpretation.” Even though it was written and published in March of 2009, it continues to receive comments and pageviews. This week, I was listening to the album again and I spotted […]
On Wednesday night, Jenn and I went with an old college friend of mine to see The Decemberists, who are touring in support of their “Hazards of Love” album. As expected, the concert did not disappoint. The first set, as it has been nearly the entire tour, was the Hazards of Love rock opera, in […]
The new Decemberists album was loosed last Tuesday, March 24, and has been met with enthusiasm almost universally. I purchase only a few discs a year these days, preferring to spend the majority of my music dollars online. This disc, I knew in advance, would be one of my purchases. Upon purchase, I quickly came […]
I have searched the internet high and low, but I could not locate a DRM free Bob Weir’s “Ace” album for download on the internet. The only place I could find it was from eMusic.com. eMusic offers an amazing deal – sign up, you get 25 free MP3s. Then you go onto a subscription plan, […]
Great blog entry over at EW about The Decemberists at Coachella. Unfortunately for the reviewer, it was an abbreviated set, but nonetheless, they got to see both the extraordinary epic “The Island” and the hilariously fun “The Mariner’s Revenge.” Read the review of The Decemberists at Coachella over at EW.com.
Last nigt, Jenn and I went to see a band called The Decemberists. Now, I have been to probably 200+ concerts over the last 15 years, and I have to say: this was top 5. Top 10 easily. Click ‘Read More’ and I’ll tell you why.