Adored Mailing List Recipients,
The January 24 show at the historic Beacon Theatre in New York City goes onsale tomorrow at 11:00 am ET HERE. Tickets for all 2011 North American and European dates are now on sale. We’ve also added a new UK show on March 12 at De la Warr Pavilion in Bexhill, UK. Tickets for this show are available here. See below for a full list of dates.
As a reminder, the DELUXE BOX EDITION of The King Is Dead is available to preorder or add to your holiday wishlist here. The box includes the CD, LP (180-gram white vinyl with unique cover), a DVD of Pendarvia (a film by Aaron Rose about the making of the record), a limited edition signed Giclée print by Carson Ellis, and a 72 page clothbound book featuring over 250 photographs by Autumn de Wilde and illustrations by Carson all contained in an embossed clamshell box. In addition, each box contains an original Type 100 vintage peel-apart Polaroid photo taken by Autumn from The Impossible Project/Decemberists series. More info is available on thedecemberists.com. Here are examples of a few Polaroids in the series:
We’re releasing a special Limited Edition 7″ vinyl single featuring the track “January Hymn” from The King Is Dead paired with our rendition of the Grateful Dead’s “Row Jimmy” on the B-side. The 7″ will be available next week only at independent record stores, beginning Tuesday. Click here for a list of stores that should carry the single.