Tag: Decemberists

Decemberists Debut at #1

The new Decemberists album The King is Dead debuted at #1 on this week’s Billboard 200 chart. The album sold a career-high 94,000 copies its first week, surpassing initial estimates of approximately 70,000.

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NPR Streaming New Decemberists Album

Several of the 10 songs on the Decemberists’ latest, “The King is Dead,” address the war in Iraq.