To promote their latest album The King Is Dead (which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200), the Decemberists have teamed up with famous photographer Autumn De Wilde, offering fans who visit http://photos.decemberists.com/ the opportunity to create their own custom photo slideshow. Visitors can choose from over 2,000 De Wilde snapped Polaroid photographs, along with 4 tracks from the album to play as a background to their slideshow.
The Polaroids were taken during the making of The King Is Dead and were used to create the the photobook that accompanys the Deluxe Box Edition of the album.
Check out some of the shots & the track “Down By The Water” in the video below:
We have one copy of The King Is Dead on vinyl (comes with a free digital download of the album) to giveway to one Brixton Street reader!
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This giveaway will end March 13, 2011 at 11:59 PM PST. Open to readers in the US only. Good luck!
Giveaway winner : Pat Connors
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