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Travelers’ Rest Festival 2018 Dates Announced

Travelers’ Rest – our curated festivalat Big Sky Brewing Company Amphitheater in Missoula, MT – will return for its second year on August 4th and 5th! Once again, well be closing each night with two unique sets. Well be announcing the rest of the lineup soon, but suffice it to say were very excited about […]

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Boston Calling 2018

Excited to make our return to Boston Calling Music Festival this May! Tickets are on sale now at

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Ben Franklin’s Song

We Decemberists are thrilled to toss a third night of Hanukkah/kind of early Xmas gift your way: BEN FRANKLIN’S SONG, written by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Colin Meloy. What’s this all about, you ask? Well, let us explain. HAMILTON, as you probably know, is an American musical theater production written by a guy named Lin-Manuel Miranda. […]

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Offa Rex Grammy Nomination

The Queen of Hearts, our album with Olivia Chaney under the name Offa Rex, just received a Grammy nomination for Best Folk Album. If you missed it over the summer, you can check it out here.

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ILLIMAT Out Now + Fall Updates

Adored Mailing List Recipients, It’s been such a long time coming, but ILLIMAT, the game we helped foster into the world alongside Keith Baker, is NOW available in fine, upstanding game stores everywhere. For those among you for whom that sentence is a garble of nouns and verbs, know that ILLIMAT is a card/board game, […]

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Innings Festival

We’ll be making our way to Tempe, AZ in late March for Innings Festival. Tickets are on sale now.