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Watch The Full Video Of Ben Gibbard Covering Alvvays’ “Archie, Marry Me,” His Favorite Song Of The Year

During a benefit show last year, Ben Gibbard covered Alvvays' breakout track "Archie, Marry Me," but we only saw a very short clip of the…
James Rettig | January 14, 2015 - 2:08 pm

Watch Ben Gibbard Talk About Ultrarunning On Ginger Runner Live

Ben Gibbard is really into running, so much so that he agreed to be interviewed for an hour about it. Gibbard and Ethan Newberry (BKA…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 25, 2014 - 1:54 pm

Watch Ben Gibbard Cover Alvvays’ “Archie, Marry Me” At Seattle Arts Charity Show

Toronto indie-pop act Alvvays have had a breakout year, and here's the latest evidence: Saturday night, during a benefit show for Seattle area arts nonprofit…
Chris DeVille | November 17, 2014 - 9:41 am

Watch The Postal Service Play “Nothing Better” From New Concert Film Everything Will Change

Later this month, the Postal Service will release Everything Will Change, a feature-length concert documentary of their performance at the Greek Theater in Berkeley, CA…
James Rettig | November 8, 2014 - 10:47 am

Read Emails Between Mark Kozelek And Ben Gibbard About Alienating Their Fans, San Francisco, And Almost Famous

Mark Kozelek and Ben Gibbard had an email conversation for The Thread where they talked about a bunch of different things, including alienating their fans,…
James Rettig | November 2, 2014 - 12:03 pm

Interview

Q&A: Death Cab For Cutie Preview Their Final Album With Chris Walla

It's weird to think about the fact that Death Cab For Cutie have now been a band for nearly two decades. For those of us…
T. Cole Rachel | October 23, 2014 - 4:54 pm

Watch A Trailer For The Postal Service’s Movie Everything Will Change

The Postal Service's reunion tour was a big deal for a lot of people, the members of the Postal Service included. Everything Will Change is…
Chris DeVille | October 7, 2014 - 3:37 pm

Foo Fighters Confirm Ben Gibbard On Sonic Highways, Play UK Club Gigs As The Holy Shits

The Foo Fighters' new album Sonic Highways comes out in November and more details are starting to emerge about some of the featured guests that…
James Rettig | September 10, 2014 - 7:08 pm

Ben Gibbard & Travis Morrison Talk Shop: Staying Off Twitter, Bad Festival Timeslots, & What Animal Collective’s Popularity Says About The State Of Music

Death Cab For Cutie and the Dismemberment Plan had a mutual respect for each other, so much so that they embarked on a joint Death…
James Rettig | September 4, 2014 - 8:40 pm

30 Rock Stars Discuss Their Favorite Smiths Songs

By my count, the Smiths only recorded 74 songs during their brief, brilliant career, so the concept of choosing their 30 greatest seems kind of…
Michael Nelson | July 14, 2014 - 11:41 am

Watch Ben Gibbard, Tacocat, & La Luz Talk About Seattle In Budweiser & Noisey’s Made In America Series

Budweiser partners with Jay Z for the Made In America festival, which is returning to Philadelphia for a third time this year as well as…
Chris DeVille | June 18, 2014 - 3:48 pm

Inside The New Sub Pop Record Store At Seattle-Tacoma Airport

"Hey, hey, hey! Hello and welcome to Seatte-Tacoma International Airport!" says Quincy Jones, prerecorded and played back over the airport's overhead announcement system. Linger inside…
Jonathan Zwickel | May 2, 2014 - 6:18 pm

Ben Gibbard Got Bored And Mashed Up ODB With DJ Kool

We last heard from Death Cab For Cutie in October when they posted some enticing Instagram pics that showed them in the studio recording what…
James Rettig | April 21, 2014 - 3:26 pm

Sun Kil Moon – “Ben’s My Friend”

For someone with such a painfully distinctive style and voice, Mark Kozelek's songwriting sure has evolved a lot over the years since the early days…
Chris DeVille | January 10, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Ben Gibbard, Ad-Rock, Flying Lotus Score Sundance Films

Every year we get a handful of popular musicians taking on film scores. Last year we heard Mike Patton with The Place Beyond The Pines,…
Miles Bowe | January 8, 2014 - 1:56 pm

Electric Anthology Project Of Death Cab For Cutie – “Soul Meets Body”

You may have heard of The Electronic Anthology Project last year when Brett Nelson (of Built To Spill) used his electronic side-project to reimagine Dinosaur…
Miles Bowe | July 2, 2013 - 11:28 am

Watch The Postal Service Play The Colbert Report With Jenny Lewis

Back when the Postal Service recorded Give Up a decade ago, Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello weren't famous enough to warrant TV time, either together…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2013 - 9:01 am

Jimmy Tamborello Discusses Postal Service’s Aborted Second Album, Upcoming Tour

The recent reunion of the Postal Service (and release of two new tracks) had a lot of fans wondering if another album was in the…
Miles Bowe | April 4, 2013 - 5:36 pm

Watch Long-Lost Postal Service Audition Footage

The Postal Service has never exactly been a wellspring of comedy, but they did have the good sense to recruit Tom Scharpling, who is extremely…
Tom Breihan | March 5, 2013 - 11:44 am

The Anniversary

Give Up Turns 10

Albums from 20 years ago generally tend to age much better than albums a decade old. At 20, an album has time to see its…
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2013 - 5:06 pm
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