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Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard (or, as he'd apparently prefer to be known, Benjamin Gibbard) will release his solo debut Former Lives this fall. And today, he shares first single "Teardrop…   Read Story »
This fall, Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard will release Former Lives, his debut solo album. That's the cover art, a painting from Joan Hiller, above. And Gibbard just announced a solo tour…   Read Story »
Last night, Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki, an icon in Seattle, was traded to the New York Yankees, a transaction that was made even weirder by the fact that the Yankees were currently in…   Read Story »
From Pinwheel to ¡All-Time Quarterback! to the Postal Service, Ben Gibbard has devoted his songwriting skills to a number of bands outside of his main gig as Death Cab For Cutie frontman. As a solo…   Read Story »
Here's Ben Gibbard's PSA in support of Washington State's Referendum 74, a piece of legislation that could make Washington the first state to defend marriage equality in a public vote. Watch it…   Read Story »
It's a long, lazy summer Friday afternoon, and Ben Gibbard must be just as bored and just as ready for the weekend to begin as the rest of us. So, for no reason at all, he's taken to Twitter to post…   Read Story »
New year, new feature! Welcome to Rank & File, where we track the week's biggest people and stories in easily digestible chart-form. We did this because sometimes it's hard to know what was the…   Read Story »
Two things I learned in the past 10 minutes: (1) Runner's World, a magazine for people who like to run, is a thing that exists, and (2) Ben Gibbard likes to run. The magazine recently profiled the…   Read Story »
In the closest to home indie breakup news since Thurston & Kim called it quits, Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard and She & Him's Zooey Deschanel have split up. Deschanel's rep confirmed the…   Read Story »
After their finishing their tour of smaller clubs, Death Cab For Cutie have stepped it up to arenas to promote Codes And Keyes. Hand picked openers Frightened Rabbit didn't play their cover of…   Read Story »