[caption id="attachment_62722" align="alignleft" width="385" caption="Decemberists (press photo)"][/caption] [lastfm]The Decemberists[/lastfm] stopped by an LA radio station last week to play favorites from their new album The King Is Dead and to play a cover of [lastfm]R.E.M.[/lastfm]'s "Cuyahoga." If you miss the connection, [lasfm]Peter Buck[/lastfm] contributed his guitar on The King Is Dead. The Decemberists pay tribute to the influential band with Colin Meloy's vocals resonating as mellow and optimistic as Michael Stipe's on "Cuyahoga." Download the track below: [soundcloud url="http://soundcloud.com/pretty-much-amazing/the-decemberists-cuyahoga-rem"] The Decemberists - "Cuyahoga" (R.E.M Cover) DOWNLOAD
Free MP3 Download: R.E.M. - "Oh My Heart" More FREE MP3 Downloads Worth Leaving The House For Video: The Decemberists Play New Song "The Great Outdoors" On Yo Gabba Gabba First Listen: The Decemberists - "January Hymn" Decemberists Cover Grateful Dead On New 7″ Single Video: The Decemberists - "Down By The Water" Video: "Mine Smell Like Honey" New Single From R.E.M. First Listen: R.E.M. - "Uberlin" First Listen: R.E.M. - "Mine Smell Like Honey" From New Album, 'Collapse Into Now' Peter Buck Talks About New R.E.M. Album First Listen: "Oh My Heart" From R.E.M.'s 2011 Album, 'Collapse Into Now' First Listen: R.E.M. Featuring Eddie Vedder - "It Happened Today" Most Anticipated Albums Of 2011 - From Coldplay To The Cars, R.E.M. To Radiohead

Tags: , , , ,