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The Wrong Year

Adored Mailing List Recipients, As promised, we have a new track to share with you, "The Wrong Year."  Along with "Lake Song" and "Make You Better," the song is now available as an instant download when you pre-order the album on iTunes or through our store. We'll have more dates to announce in the new year, but a few of the […]

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“Lake Song” Lyric Video

Here’s “Lake Song” from our upcoming album, What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World. Receive an instant download of the track when you pre-order the album at iTunes or through our store.

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“Make You Better” Music Video and Black Friday 7″

Adored Mailing List Recipients, We would be amiss if we didn’t begin by thanking those of you who committed your hard earned money to purchase tickets for an upcoming Decemberists Concert Experience™. Thank you. We are truly grateful, having been strangers to the stage (in this formation, anyway) for over three years (minus a few […]

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“Make You Better” on The Old Blue Rock Palace Show

In case you missed our 1977 appearance on The Old Blue Rock Palace Show, here’s our performance of “Make You Better”:

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First Leg of North American Tour Announced

Adored Mailing List Recipients, As foreshadowed in our last email, we have the first leg of our North American tour to announce! It kicks off at home in Portland on March 21 before bringing us to the Midwest, Northeast, and down the East Coast. A limited ticket pre-sale will start this Wednesday, November 19, at […]

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What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World

Adored Mailing List Recipients, It’s been a while, hasn’t it. You’ve aged a bit, I can see, but only in such a way that that aging has endowed you with a beauty and wisdom that was unreachable in your relative youth. You’ve really come into your own. We’re proud of you. For real. Have we […]