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Download Ben Gibbard & Death Cab For Cutie’s Best Cover Songs

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with "You Are A Tourist," the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes
Scott Lapatine | April 11, 2011 - 11:35 am

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Progress Report: The Long Winters

NAME: The Long Winters PROGRESS REPORT: Recording their fourth full-length album at Electrokitty Recording, Bog Roll Studio, and Two Sticks Audio in Seattle. "It's…
jessica | May 7, 2009 - 11:32 pm

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Aimee Mann, Charly Bliss, & William Tyler Contribute To Nada Surf Covers LP

After scoring a freak hit with the Buzz Bin classic "Popular," New York indie-rockers Nada Surf built themselves into career artists with a devoted cult…
Chris DeVille | January 9, 2018 - 12:59 pm

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

Hear The Long Winters’ First Song In Six Years, “Make America Great Again”

The last we heard from the Long Winters' John Roderick, he was running for Seattle City Council (he didn't win), but today he's shared a…
James Rettig | November 3, 2016 - 2:55 pm

The Long Winters’ John Roderick Is Running For Seattle City Council

The last time we heard from the Long Winters' John Roderick, he was working on the follow-up to 2006's Putting The Days To Bed. Nothing…
James Rettig | May 12, 2015 - 8:20 pm

Ben Gibbard & Jay Farrar @ The El Rey Theatre & KCRW Studio, Los Angeles 10/23/09

Master thespian Ben Gibbard brought his Jack Kerouac-celebrating collaboration with Jay Farrar to Los Angeles on a busy Friday which had the pair (along with…
Amrit Singh | October 26, 2009 - 2:33 pm

New Intramural – “Impairment Begins With The First Drink” (w/ Teeter Sperber from LadybiRdS)

Nowadays ex-Desaparecidos guitarist/Statistics frontman Denver Dalley's recording electro-acoustic music under the Intramural moniker. He and co-producer Sam Shacklock's longtime-in-the-making debut This Is A Landslide includes…
Stereogum | October 18, 2007 - 2:29 pm

Oh No! Oh My! Cover Huey Lewis

Won't be 'til next year, but brace yourself for a project being billed as a joke gone, well, right: Are You Still With Me?!, a…
Stereogum | July 23, 2007 - 11:11 am

‘Roo Remainders: The Hold Steady Rock “Stuck Between Stations,” John Roderick Deems Them Stuck Between E Street Band, Bad Company, Foreigner and Styx

In what should be the last of the scraps of our trek to Manchester, TN this past weekend, we were psyched to share with ya…
Stereogum | June 20, 2007 - 12:31 pm

Revenge Of The (Music) Nerds

It seems that, even in this enlightened age, music jocks and music nerds just can't get along. From Seattle Weekly (via Glenn):"In the music community,…
Stereogum | March 28, 2007 - 11:07 am

Death Cab Fans Overweight And Shitty?!

Pitchfork was underwhelmed with the Chicago Bookeaters concert:Ben Gibbard closed out the night, but not before comedian/musician Fred Armisen made a surprise appearance as the…
Scott Lapatine | August 25, 2006 - 5:10 pm

John Roderick Performs “Pushover” @ Beacon Theater, NY 8/23/06

Another vid from last night's Revenge Of The Bookeaters. Johnny charmed with amusing anecdotes (he cut his own hair earlier in the day!) and stripped…
Scott Lapatine | August 24, 2006 - 12:04 pm

Sufjan Stevens, David Byrne Duet For $5,000

If we donated $5,000, Bookeaters host John Hodgman promised the sold out Beacon crowd, Sufjan Stevens and David Byrne would perform together at the end…
Scott Lapatine | August 23, 2006 - 11:54 pm

New Long Winters Video – “Fire Island, AK”

We already told you how much we love John Roderick and the new Long Winters album Putting The Days To Bed. Especially the shimmery pop-rock…
Scott Lapatine | August 8, 2006 - 1:18 pm