The Crane Wife

The DecemberistsJanuary 1, 2006
Rock℗ 2006 Capitol Records, LLC
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The Crane Wife is the fourth album by The Decemberists, released in 2006. It was produced by Tucker Martine and Chris Walla, and is the band's first album on the Capitol Records label. The album was inspired by a Japanese folk tale, and centers on two song cycles, The Crane Wife and The Island, the latter inspired by William Shakespeare's The Tempest. National Public Radio listeners voted The Crane Wife the best album of 2006.
The album cover was designed by the Portland artist Carson Ellis, Colin Meloy's wife, who has created artwork for each of the band's albums.

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Songs
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The Crane Wife 34:18
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The Island: Come And See/The Landlord's Daughter/You'll Not Feel The Drowning12:26
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Yankee Bayonet (I Will Be Home Then)4:18
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O Valencia!3:47
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The Perfect Crime #25:33
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When The War Came5:06
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Shankill Butchers4:39
8
Summersong3:31
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The Crane Wife 1 & 211:19
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Sons & Daughters5:13
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Culling Of The Fold4:23
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Genres
Total length
1:04:39
Tracks
11
Released
January 1, 2006
Label
℗ 2006 Capitol Records, LLC
File type
MP3
Access type
Streaming and by permanent download to your computer and/or device
Internet connection
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Playback information
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