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Death Cab For Cutie’s Narrow Stairs At 10: An Interview With Ben Gibbard

Ben Gibbard is hesitant to talk about Death Cab For Cutie's new album, knowing that whatever he says will probably be misconstrued. He learned this…
Julia Gray | May 14, 2018 - 1:12 pm

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74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

Interview

Q&A: Ben Gibbard On His Teenage Fanclub Tribute, The Next Death Cab LP, & His Heaviest Song Ever

It shouldn't surprise anyone that Ben Gibbard's favorite band is Teenage Fanclub, another ostensibly alt-rock-identified bunch of formalist squares whose records are as crafty and…
Dan Weiss | July 27, 2017 - 11:18 am

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Watch Death Cab Debut New Song “Summer Years” At Amsterdam Tour Opener

Death Cab For Cutie are returning in August with their new album Thank You For Today -- their ninth album, their first without any involvement…
Peter Helman | June 16, 2018 - 6:47 pm

Death Cab For Cutie – “Gold Rush” Video

Death Cab For Cutie have announced that they are releasing their ninth album, Thank You For Today, on 8/17. It's the band's first without any…
James Rettig | June 13, 2018 - 8:10 am

Premiere

Pure Bathing Culture & Ben Gibbard – “Saturday Night” (The Blue Nile Cover)

The Blue Nile's 1989 album Hats is the kind of lost treasure that, upon discovering it, you wind up breathlessly evangelizing to anyone who will…
Ryan Leas | June 12, 2018 - 12:02 pm

Death Cab For Cutie Preview New Song “Your Hurricane”

There's a new Death Cab For Cutie album out in August, as we found out last month when the band announced a fall tour and…
James Rettig | June 6, 2018 - 12:14 pm

Death Cab For Cutie Tease New Album Out In August

Death Cab For Cutie's most recent album was 2015's Kintsugi, and it was their last album to feature contributions from longtime member Chris Walla. They've…
James Rettig | May 1, 2018 - 12:12 pm

Watch Ben Gibbard Play His Universal Love Beatles Cover “And I Love Him” On Conan

MGM Resorts produced an album, Universal Love, that aims to reframe classic wedding songs for the LGBT community. Ben Gibbard recorded a cover of the…
Julia Gray | April 19, 2018 - 9:05 am

Death Cab For Cutie Share Recording Of Their First Show 20 Years Ago Today

Aspiring musicians take note: Record and save everything you do because you never know when your humble DIY band will go on to become one…
Chris DeVille | November 22, 2017 - 10:33 am

Stream Ben Gibbard’s Full-Length Cover Of Teenage Fanclub’s Bandwagonesque

For Turntable Kitchen's monthly vinyl subscription serious Sounds Delicious, in which one artist covers an entire album by another artist, Death Cab For Cutie frontman…
Chris DeVille | July 28, 2017 - 9:27 am

Watch Death Cab For Cutie Cover Soundgarden’s “Fell On Black Days” In Seattle

Last night, Death Cab For Cutie and the Decemberists put on Cascadia Resists, a Seattle acoustic benefit show to support the ACLU and Planned Parenthood.
Peter Helman | June 10, 2017 - 11:57 am

Death Cab For Cutie & The Decemberists Announce ‘Cascadia Resists’ Planned Parenthood/ACLU Benefit

Death Cab For Cutie and the Decemberists have announced an acoustic benefit show to support the American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood. It'll take…
James Rettig | May 9, 2017 - 1:50 pm

Premiere

Dave Depper – “Do You Want Love?”

You might not know the name Dave Depper, but there's a pretty good chance you've heard him. The Portland musician has done stints touring and…
Peter Helman | March 9, 2017 - 10:08 am

Stream SAD! (A Barsuk Compilation For The ACLU)

It may be a terrible time for our country, but it's a great time for charity compilation albums. In the wake up Trump's inauguration, we've…
Peter Helman | January 22, 2017 - 6:12 pm
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