This one ought to get you very excited for the forthcoming Decemberists album.

Here in MP3 format, pulled from a KET(?) broadcast, I present…

The Bandit Queen (mp3: right click, save to your computer)

While you’re listening, check out these lovely pics of The Decemberists playing at Webster Hall by Alyssa Scheinson, then compare them to my own mediocre photos from the same show. (SPIN was there too)


The Sporting Life

Decemberists Cover Joanna Newsom