A great backdrop to this Olympic AT&T commercial, The Crane Wife 3 builds to a great bass riff as AT&T touts its connectivity solutions for the 2008 Olympics.
Hailing from Portland, The Decemberists are a successful indie band. Primary songwriter, Colin Meloy, drew inspiration from an interesting source: a Japanese folk tale, The Crane Wife. It wasn’t until their aptly named album The Crane Wife that they attempted to capture that muse in their music.
Find out more about the band at www.decemberists.com