The Decemberists are having a busy release year– in January they put out a full-length, The King is Dead, and in August they released an iTunes session EP. Now, they’ve announced a six-track EP to follow up The King is Dead, appropriately titled Long Live the King, out November 1 via Capitol Records. It’ll include acoustic songs recorded alongside material from The King is Dead and a cover of "Row Jimmy" by the Grateful Dead. Above is the cover art.
Long Live The King (EP) Tracklist:
01 E. Watson
03 Burying Davy
04 I 4 U & U 4 Me
05 Row Jimmy (Grateful Dead cover)
Below, watch the Decemberists perform their cover of "Row Jimmy":
(News Source: Pitchfork.com)