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[Dec. 8th, 2006|06:24 pm]
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For two issues now Colin Meloy has written a sidebar in Rolling Stone Magazine. Here is this month's installment!




Colin Meloy



What’s on your wish list this year?


A dehumidifier for my studio.


What are your favorite past gifts?


A piece of original art by (cartoonist) Tony Millionaire.


What gifts do you plan to give?


When I worked at a bookstore, everyone on my list got books- Dylan Thomas’ Under Milk Wood is essential reading. Now that I’m in a rock band, they still get books, with a Decemberists T-shirt thrown in.


How much will you spend?


I tend to think anything over fifty dollars is a little crass- except for one’s girlfriend, for which there is no limit.


Where do you shop?


I try to buy at local Portland (Oregon) shops as much as possible. Powell’s Books, Reading Frenzy and Jackpot Records are my favorites.


Do you ever buy more stuff for yourself?


A little bit here and there. I always end up buying left-handed presents for my girlfriend. Half the non-lady-stuff presents I buy for her end up in my possession anyway.


[User Picture]From: metatronis
2006-12-10 01:31 am (UTC)
Oh wow, he likes Tony Millionaire! I have enough trouble finding friends who know about Tony Millionaire, but for one of my favorite musicians to like him...
<3 <3 <3!!
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