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The King Is Dead - The Decemberists
Track Listing
  1. Don't Carry It All
  2. Calamity Song
  3. Rise to Me
  4. Rox in the Box
  5. January Hymn
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  1. Don't Carry It All
  2. Calamity Song
  3. Rise to Me
  4. Rox in the Box
  5. January Hymn
  6. Down by the Water
  7. All Arise!
  8. June Hymn
  9. This Is Why We Fight
  10. Dear Avery
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The Decemberists' sixth, full-length studio outing finds the Portland, Oregon-based indie rock collective exploring a region that has thus far eluded them. Raised on a steady diet of Morrissey, Robyn Hitchcock, Shirley Collins, and Fairport Convention, The King Is Dead represents frontman Colin Meloy's first foray into the musical traditions of his homeland, or more specifically, it proves that he really, really likes R.E.M. "Calamity Song," which is one of three tracks to feature guitar work from Peter Buck, threatens to ...

The King Is Dead 2011,

UPC: 5099994754728

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