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I’m not entirely sure this week’s pick for best video even qualifies as a music video; it certainly stretches the definition. But in its impeccable planning and its flawless execution, it captured imaginations over the weekend and dominated the conversation come Monday. It felt like an actual honest-to-god event, and how many of those do… More »

The next stop on the Gummys express is Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011; ten females, ten males, one Gosling. Hit the gallery to check out the winners of this award, truly the people’s champions when it comes to crushes. Just outside the fray: EMA and Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner for the ladies,… More »

New York just became the 6th largest state to approve same-sex marriage. Yes! The Senate bill passed 33-to-29, Governor Cuomo signed the measure shortly after, and the law goes into effect in 30 days. A historic night to be sure, one probably best not spent in front of a laptop. Too late. But in case… More »

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M. Ward (Feat. Zooey Deschanel)/Delta Spirit @ Henry Fonda Theater, Los Angeles 3/4/09

Although they never seem to be too far from each other, the She and the Him reunited last night for a few songs during M.
Amrit Singh | March 5, 2009 - 10:47 am

Zooey Deschanel’s (500) Days Of Summer Trailer, Soundtrack Info

The trailer for the Mark Webb-directed (500) Days Of Summer opens with Zooey Deschanel (as Summer) telling a guy listening to "There Is A Light…
brandon | March 4, 2009 - 4:55 pm

Elvis Costello Fleshes Out His Spectacle With She & Him & Jenny Lewis

Elvis Costello's Sundance Channel show really is a perfectly packaged hour for music nerds. EC is an adept interviewer, and never shy about joining i…
Amrit Singh | February 12, 2009 - 12:59 pm

Ben & Zooey Hit Sundance

If you have money and/or connections, Washington DC is the place to be today. There are so many people gathered for the presidential inauguration, CNN…
Scott Lapatine | January 20, 2009 - 12:33 pm

New M. Ward (Feat. Zooey Deschanel) – “Never Had Nobody Like You”

If you're curious about why Matt Ward would pick this particular song (from an album that sounds like it's got a lot of great songs)…
Amrit Singh | January 15, 2009 - 6:13 pm

Stream M. Ward’s Hold Time, Enjoy Its Album Art

That post-Post-War LP we're all waiting for? It's officially yours for the listening over at, where the Mike Mogis-produced Hold Time's linked up a…
Amrit Singh | January 13, 2009 - 12:41 pm

Ben Gibbard & Zooey Deschanel Get Engaged

According to US/People/Sufjan Beat, Death Cab For Cutie’s frontman proposed to the She half of She & Him before Christmas and she said ye…
Scott Lapatine | December 29, 2008 - 5:08 pm

Before She Was Famous, Zooey Deschanel Was An Offspring Video Ho

After hours of internet research, we can claim with certainty that this 1998 video for the Offspring’s “She’s Got Issues” was Zooey Deschanel’s first gig…
Amrit Singh | December 17, 2008 - 4:39 pm

New Zooey Deschanel’s Fictional Synth Pop Band Video – “Sweet Ballad”

Didn't get enough of Gummy Award winning actress Zooey Deschanel's fake synth pop project from the forthcoming major motion picture Yes Man? That is sad,…
Amrit Singh | December 15, 2008 - 5:11 pm

Zooey Deschanel Does Synth Pop For The New Jim Carrey Flick

Jim Carrey's upcoming remake of Liar, Liar fresh new film Yes Man has already earned itself some Gummy Indie Crush cred in casting Zooey Deschanel…
Amrit Singh | December 10, 2008 - 10:20 am

New Eels – “Man Up”

The new Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel film Yes Man features nine Eels songs, including the new track “Man Up,” which is currently streaming at…
brandon | November 19, 2008 - 4:25 pm

Brian Wilson & Zooey Deschanel Have A Chat

It's another one of those MySpace Artist On Artist things, and better than the last we saw, although it's got more of a "tell me…
Amrit Singh | September 12, 2008 - 9:46 am

Indie Rockers Join Forces For Obama (Again)

Tonight Barack Obama cements his nomination as the Democratic nominee for President of the United States of America while Radiohead cement their position as a…
brandon | August 28, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Pictures From The Newport Folk Festival 2008

While we were sweating it out in Grant Park for Lollapalooza this past weekend, friend of the 'Gum and occasional photo contributor Jon Bahr wa…
Amrit Singh | August 5, 2008 - 4:18 pm

She & Him Perform On MTV Canada

Last week Matt Ward and Zooey Deschanel made their way to Toronto to play a free show for an MTV Canada audience. There are no…
brandon | July 28, 2008 - 3:47 pm

New She & Him Video – “Why Do You Let Me Stay Here?”

You'd probably watch if it was two and a half minutes of Zooey sleeping, but with its animated beheadings, undead nuns, and Pac-Man ghosts, She…
Scott Lapatine | July 11, 2008 - 11:37 pm

She & Him Live – “Take It Back,” “You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me,” & “Change Is Hard” (Lillywhite Session)

That’s not a comment on the whiteness of She & Him’s music. I’m kidding, M. Ward has soul. But seriously, it’s because Zooey and Matt…
brandon | June 13, 2008 - 11:13 am

Scenes From The Set Of The First She & Him Video

So gang, the bad news for you is Death Cab have returned to their day jobs -- but thanks to the band for giving us
Amrit Singh | May 21, 2008 - 9:58 am

She & Him & Yo La Tengo & Conan

M. Ward recently told the New York Times: As long as people are listening to the songs first and not getting too caught u…
Amrit Singh | April 23, 2008 - 9:44 am

SXSW: Friday In Photos

The original plan on Friday was to see Zooey and Matt Ward (the she and him of She & Him) at Merge's 12AM showcase at…
Stereogum | March 16, 2008 - 12:48 pm