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The Decemberists

The Decemberists are arguably one of the most eccentric bands among contemporary indie acts, with their approach tosongwriting owing more to storytelling and the tradition of naval seashantys than introspective exploration of moods. Havingreleased 3 full length albums in their career to date, they were signed to Capitol Records in late 2005, and have reportedlystartedwork on their major label debut album. This comes on the back of 2005's Picaresque, seen by many fans ofindependent music as being one of the most quietly delightful releases ofthe year, and taking the band beyond the level reachedby them on their previous albums.

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LPs
The King Is Dead
2011

3.4
406 Votes
The Hazards Of Love
2009

3.8
623 Votes
The Crane Wife
2006

3.9
771 Votes
Picaresque
2005

3.9
527 Votes
Her Majesty the Decemberists
2003

3.5
232 Votes
Castaways and Cutouts
2003

3.8
332 Votes
EPs
Long Live the King
2011

3.2
54 Votes
Always the Bridesmaid
2008

3.5
22 Votes
Picaresqueties
2005

2.9
6 Votes
The Tain
2004

3.8
53 Votes
5 Songs
2003

3.6
54 Votes
Live Albums
We All Raise Our Voices to the Air
03/13/2012

4.1
12 Votes
Live at Bull Moose
2011

3.5
1 Votes
Live From SoHo
2007

4.4
4 Votes

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