1. The Decemberists Look Back to Roots for 'The King is Dead'

    January 17, 2011 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A decade after the band formed -- and five years and two albums after it signed to Capitol -- the Decemberists are returning to their folk-rock roots. At just the right time, perhaps: The team surrounding the Portland, Ore. band says this is the gro ...

  2. Death Cab Commissions Twelve 'Plans' Videos

    December 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Taking a page from rapper 50 Cent's playbook, Death Cab For Cutie has commissioned music videos for each of the 12 tracks on its Atlantic debut, "Plans." The clips, which were created by a mix of expe Taking a page from rapper 50 Cent ...