Decemberists support Obama with free Portland show

They'll perform at a rally on Sunday

The Decemberists have announced that they will perform at a rally supporting US Democratic presidential hopeful Barack Obama this weekend.

The Portland rockers will give a free show at their hometown rally at The Bowl in Waterfront Park.

Their set will be followed by a speech from Obama.


Tickets are not required, but RSVPs are strongly encouraged. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.

For additional information or to RSVP, visit

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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