Death Cab for Cutie

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Foo Fighters Confirm Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard and The Eagles’ Joe Walsh Among ‘Sonic Highways’ Guests

Band member Nate Mendel calls the new tunes “fairly straight forward Foo Fighters songs and almost every one of them takes a left turn and goes off on some psychic odyssey with guest musicians in the middle.”

09/11/2014

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Chris Walla Leaves Death Cab for Cutie

The guitarist announced his departure as the band works on its new album.

08/13/2014

Death Cab For Cutie (Autumn de Wilde for Barsuk Records)

Not Fade Away: 10 Years Later, How Death Cab For Cutie Broke Through with ‘Transatlanticism’

A lot of people write about Transatlanticism in the framework of The O.C., but that’s a narrative that is like congratulating Nike for their hard work on Michael Jordan’s legacy.

10/30/2013

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Death Cab For Cutie Returns To The Studio For Eighth Album

Death Cab for Cutie took to Twitter yesterday to let fans know that they’re hard at work recording their eighth album.

10/11/2013

Ben Gibbard (Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Death Cab For Cutie To Perform Entire ‘Transatlanticism’ Album At Bumbershoot Festival

With the announcement of the line-up for this year’s Bumbershoot festival in Seattle comes the news that Death Cab for Cutie will be performing their 2003 full-length, Transatlanticsim, in its entirety.

05/06/2013

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Ben Gibbard Talks Nostalgia As Postal Service Reunite At Coachella

What’s wrong with a little nostalgia if it makes you feel good? Over the weekend at Coachella we saw a few nostalgia fueled reunions — the return of the Wu Tang Clan on Sunday night, which has been widely hailed as a victory march for the giant hip hop collective. A new generation of fans were introduced to ’90s Brit pop band Blur. And, among the most anticipated, a reunion of the Postal Service.

04/15/2013

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Ben Gibbard Is Hilariously Bad At Being Bad In ‘Teardrop Windows’ Video

Deathcab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard is so funny in the music video for his latest single “Teardrop Windows” we think it’s time he get a shot on “SNL.” He’s gotta be at least as funny as Bruno Mars.

11/02/2012

Photo: Ryan Russell

Benjamin Gibbard Goes Country On “Former Lives” Tracks

When you think of Death Cab for Cutie frontman Benjamin Gibbard’s songwriting oeuvre, country music is not among the first things that pop to mind. But a few tracks on his new LP, Former Lives, have that certain twang on them

10/26/2012

(Ryan Russell)

New Music To Know: Benjamin Gibbard’s ‘Former Lives’

Death Cab for Cutie’s frontman steps out on his own for his first solo album and tell the world he’s not the sad guy that his song lyrics might make you think.

10/19/2012

Photo: E.J. Judge

Ben Gibbard Performs Lengthy Record Release Show At HiFi Bar

Ben Gibbard performed songs from The Postal Service, Death Cab For Cutie and solo catalogues during his invite only record release show.

10/17/2012

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