Track of the Week: “Calamity Song” by The Decemberists

Track of the WeekI have yet another student of mine to thank for a Track of the Week this week. Jim encouraged me to listen to The Decemberists, a band whose name I’ve heard plenty of times but whose music was unknown to me.

I sat down to listen to The King is Dead album and I was struck by the band’s musicianship and the great songwriting. The entire album is fantastic, but here’s my favorite cut:

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3 responses to “Track of the Week: “Calamity Song” by The Decemberists

  1. Will comment later, tried posting twice previously today. If this posts, I will be posting another comment soon.

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