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We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Chris DeVille | April 21, 2020 - 11:00 am

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Dntel – “If I Stay A Minute”

Jimmy Tamborello is still best-known as the clicks-and-bloops half of the Postal Service, but he's been making layered and pretty solo electronic music as Dntel…
Tom Breihan | August 6, 2014 - 9:54 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

Caroline – “Seesaw (Dntel Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Japanese-American electro pop artist Caroline (formerly of Mice Parade) will issue an LP of remixes based off her latest album, Verdugo Hills, and today we've…
Corban Goble | June 27, 2012 - 4:32 pm

Dntel – “Still” (Feat. Baths) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

The surging track that resulted from the recent Dntel/Baths collaboration now has a video, and it rides a strange, Internet 1.0 feel and features a…
Corban Goble | May 30, 2012 - 3:06 pm

Dntel – “Still” (Feat. Baths) (Stereogum Premiere)

Dntel -- AKA Jimmy Tamborello, AKA the beatmaking half of Postal Service -- will drop a new record this summer, from which we've already heard…
Corban Goble | April 25, 2012 - 1:16 pm

Dntel – “Bright Night”

Producer Jimmy Tamborello, better known as Dntel, has already earned himself a place in music-dork heaven for being the beatmaking half of the Postal Service.
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2012 - 10:04 am

Owl City Pretty Much Admit Ripping Off Postal Service

In an interview with EW, Adam Young (aka laptop sensation Owl City) admits his no. 1 single "Fireflies" and the Postal Service in general "are
Brandon Stosuy | November 5, 2009 - 1:32 pm

New Dntel Video – “Rock My Boat”

With his Postal Service mate talking Kerouac, performing for the Dalai Lama (by the way, very Beat of you, Ben), and otherwise possessing our hearts,…
Brandon Stosuy | April 21, 2008 - 9:23 am

New Cribs – “I’m A Realist (Postal Service Remix)”

The Brothers Jarman take a break from their apparent quest to make a video for every song from their great Men's Needs, Women's Needs, Whatever
Amrit Singh | February 27, 2008 - 4:58 pm

The Raveonettes and Dntel Bring Sound To Color For The Gap

As previously reported, the Raveonettes and Dntel join folks like Swizz Beatz and iSight troubadour Marié Digby in Gap's campaign to ... celebrate color via…
Amrit Singh | February 18, 2008 - 5:01 pm

Dublab Goes Non-Profit (Download Exclusive Dntel & Flying Lotus To Mark the Occasion)

Eight years! 1999 doesn't entirely seem like eight years ago, but for any online independents, those are long years, and Dublab's decided to celebrate their…
Stereogum | November 13, 2007 - 4:25 pm

New WHY? – “By Torpedo Or Crohn’s (Dntel Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Oakland, Cali based genre hoppers WHY? (think Greenthink, cLOUDDEAD) pull in assistance from Jimmy Tamborello on a pre-release remix of the we're-not-sure-what-this-title-means track "By Torpedo…
Stereogum | October 26, 2007 - 12:28 pm

New Dntel Video [Feat. Arthur & Yu] – “The Distance”

Jimmy Tamborello's the only one man enough to show his face in the vid for "The Distance"; contributors Arthur & Yu phone it in with…
Stereogum | May 22, 2007 - 5:36 pm

Ben Lee Gets Ripe In The Studio & Behind The Scenes With Voxtrot, Dntel

Australian singer-songwriter Ben Lee's calling in some favors for Ripe, his follow up to Awake Is The New Sleep, roping in Nickel Creek's Sara Watkins,…
Stereogum | April 17, 2007 - 4:40 pm