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REVIEWS: New music by The Decemberists, Wire, Tennis, Keri Hilson, Todd Wolfe Band, Lee Ritenour, Philip Glass

Published 01/21/2011

The Decemberists
- “The King Is Dead,” (Capitol, 3½ stars): With 2009’s proggy “The Hazards of Love,” the Decemberists’ leader, Colin Meloy, went all-in with his fanciful British folk fixation, spinning a rock opera about fairy queens and shape-shifting woodsmen that made for an arduous listen.

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