Colin Meloy

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Colin Meloy

Among many other things, the Decemberists' songwriter and frontman Colin Meloy is pop's King of Anapests. His band's records (three albums so far, as well as a couple of EPs) are littered with resonant, vaguely archaic three-syllable words: "maidenhead," "camisole," "priory," "vagabond," "architect," "lioness" and, of course, the title of their remarkable new Picaresque. As that vocabulary suggests, the Decemberists play the role of theatrical, 19th century-obsessed, tongue-deep-in-cheek litterateurs to the hilt, dedicating a song to novelist Myla... more