Posted inMusic

Can The Decemberists, a Brainy Folk-Rock Band Pointed Toward the Past, Leap Into the Future on its Synthy New Record?

THE DECEMBERISTS Thursday, April 19, 8 p.m., $35–$222 Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham Known for their ornate and verbose folk-rock, The Decemberists have always oriented themselves toward the past. Since forming in 2000, the Portland, Oregon band has mined the annals of pop music, from eighties college rock to traditional folk musicand sometimes even […]