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The both tracks above are taken from Ba Da Bing’s “Jackson C. Frank: The Complete Recordings” with 24 tracks never before heard. Remastered, including Jackson’s classic debut album from 1965.

Colin Meloy of the Decemberists – Blues Run the Game 

“Sings The Truth” 

Little Boxes” is a song written by Malvina Reynolds in 1962, which became a hit for her friend Pete Seeger in 1963, The song has been recorded by a number of musicians, including Rise Against, Chester Bennington of Linkin Park, The Shins, Regina Spektor, Devendra Banhart, Phosphorescent, Man Man, The Submarines, Death Cab For Cutie, Elvis Costello, The Decemberists, Kate and Anna McGarrigle (French version ‘Petites Boîtes’), Julianna Raye, Jenny Lewis, among others. “Sing The Truth” (reissued via Omni) includes the song.


Malvina Reynolds – Little Boxes

The Shins – Little Boxes

Kate and Anna McGarrigle – Petites Boîtes (french version)


Jenny Lewis & Johnathan Rice – Little Boxes

The Decemberists – Little Boxes

Nara Leão – Little Boxes

*MP3s via Versions Galore

photo by Julie Thompson

The Decemberists covered The Grateful Dead’s “Row Jimmy” (originally appeared on 1973 album “Wake of the Flood”) on the flipside of their new 7″ single ‘January Hymn’ in conjunction with Record Store Day. Their new full-length “The King Is Dead” is due out on January 18th via Capitol Records.

The Decemberists – Row Jimmy (Grateful Dead cover) by jp917

Row Jimmy – Grateful Dead, 3.20.77 Winterland


O Grusha!, 2008, graphite, 6.75” x 4.25”
 for fine art exhibition at Werkstatte Gallery, New York, NY

A Message for Ivan, 2008, graphite, 5.25” x 3”
for fine art exhibition at Werkstatte Gallery, New York, N

The Rake, 2009, graphite, 11” x 11”
CD booklet/vinyl sleeve illustration for
“The Hazards of Love” by The Decemberists

Beat Circus “Boy From Black Mountain” (Cuneiform/2009)

Laura Veirs “July Frame” (Raven Marching Band/2010)


Extract from The Decemberists: Here Comes the Waves

Extract from her 16 minute visuals for the animated performance of The Hazards of Love, created in conjunction with Flux, Hornet, Capitol Records and The Decemberists.

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone – White Corolla

Official Video for White Corolla by Casiotone for the Painfully Alone (Tomlab Records). Directed by: Julia Pott. Animated by: Julia Pott and Robin Bushell.>>