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Death Cab for Cutie's performance on Fallon can be found here.
Jason Tate on 05/12/15 - 11:14 AM
Death Cab for Cutie have announced some Australia tour dates. Check the replies.
Jason Tate on 05/07/15 - 12:30 PM
Yahoo! will be live streaming Death Cab for Cutie at Riverside Theater tonight at 10:30pm ET.
Jason Tate on 05/04/15 - 01:22 PM
Death Cab For Cutie's Tiny Desk Concerts performance can be seen at NPR, featuring "Black Sun," "No Room In Frame," "Your Heart Is An Empty Room," and "Passenger Seat."
Ryan Gardner on 04/06/15 - 03:08 PM
After one week off we return with a new episode of the AbsolutePunk Podcast. This week's episode looks at a whole lot of the most recent albums to come out: Death Cab for Cutie, Hit the Lights, All Time Low, The Maine, and Kendrick Lamar are all featured prominently. Which ones do we like? Which ones do we not like? Did Kendrick release the most "important" album of 2015 before the year's even a quarter over? We yawn our way through a little about Tom DeLonge wanting to write 15 novels and then we discuss Jay Z's Tidal and the future of music streaming online. What would make us switch? Will this service be anything or is it all just a waiting game until Apple releases whatever comes...
Jason Tate on 04/02/15 - 03:40 PM
Death Cab For Cutie performed "Black Sun" and "No Room On Frame" on Kimmel last night. Video in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/02/15 - 10:59 AM
And sometimes, I don't stop off of 54 to see you anymore.
Album ReviewsDeath Cab For Cutie - Kintsugi (Ryan Gardner)
Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside (Jake Jenkins)
Ryan Gardner on 03/31/15 - 07:11 AM
You can stream Death Cab For Cutie's Kintsugi at NPR. Thoughts?
Ryan Gardner on 03/22/15 - 09:11 PM
You can stream Death Cab For Cutie's new song called "Little Wanderer" over on Soundcloud.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/16/15 - 07:12 AM
Head to the replies to check out a lyric video for Death Cab For Cutie's new track "The Ghosts Of Beverly Drive". Kintsugi is released on March 31st.
Kyle Huntington on 03/09/15 - 08:58 AM
Death Cab for Cutie are streaming their new song "No Room In Frame" over on NME. You can hear it in the replies.
Jason Tate on 02/23/15 - 10:52 AM
Death Cab for Cutie have added new tour dates. They're in the replies.
Jason Tate on 02/12/15 - 12:47 PM
Death Cab For Cutie's music video for "Black Sun" can be found in the replies, along with their latest tour dates.
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/11/15 - 09:04 AM
Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie has broken his wrist while running a 50k.

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Jason Tate on 02/09/15 - 11:31 AM
You can read a string of emails between Ben Gibbard and Mark Kozelek on The Thread.
In the following Thread, the two friends swap stories about how much they love (and fret about) their respective hometowns, the daily routines of rock musicians, and the perils of pissing off their fans.

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Jason Tate on 02/03/15 - 12:21 PM
Watch Death Cab For Cutie performing their new single "Black Sun" live on The Late Show with David Letterman in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 01/30/15 - 10:28 AM
Hit the replies to hear Death Cab For Cutie's new single "Black Sun" from their forthcoming album Kintsugi.
Kyle Huntington on 01/26/15 - 07:19 AM
Death Cab For Cutie recently played three new songs live ... they're available over at Revolt.

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Jason Tate on 01/22/15 - 11:30 AM
Death Cab for Cutie are unveiling the lyrics for "Black Sun" in a unique way over on their website.
Jason Tate on 01/20/15 - 11:49 AM
Death Cab For Cutie's first show without Chris Walla will be this coming Tuesday in Seattle.
Jason Tate on 01/16/15 - 12:56 PM
Death Cab For Cutie will release its new album, Kintsugi, on March 31st.
Drew Beringer on 01/12/15 - 07:40 AM
Rolling Stone recently sat down with Ben Gibbard to talk about his work on Foo Fighters Sonic Highways album.
For me, seeing bands not only being great but also humble and acceptable that's something that's always been built into the ethic and aesthetic of this city. It doesn't matter how famous you get outside of Seattle; you can't come back and act like an asshole "rock star." If you move to New York or Los Angeles or maybe Nashville, you could go out and be like, "That's a super famous rock star. That's just how he acts." But Seattle doesn't play that shit.

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Jason Tate on 12/01/14 - 12:08 PM
Check out an almost two hour long video interview with Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie about Ultra Marathons in the replies.
Jason Tate on 11/25/14 - 01:36 PM
Death Cab for Cutie talked with Stereogum about preparing for their final album with Chris Walla.
When we finished the last record he had actually suggested that maybe we work with an outside person the next time, just as a way to shake things up. Hes produced all of our albums, so hes always kind of had the right of first refusal anyway. When we got started on this record he just sort of resumed the producer role, but as we got a little further into the process he was like, Well, maybe Im not the best guy for this record, and that was really fine. It wasnt like we suddenly had the rug pulled out from under us or anything. We werent suddenly in a state of free fall.

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Jason Tate on 10/24/14 - 10:30 AM
A video of Chris Walla's last performance with Death Cab For Cutie can be found in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 09/15/14 - 10:16 AM
The Foo Fighters have confirmed that Ben Gibbard from Death Cab for Cutie contributed to their new album.
Jason Tate on 09/10/14 - 04:10 PM
Chris Walla has left Death Cab for Cutie.
Short version: Im leaving Death Cab for Cutie. My last show with the band will be September 13, 2014, at the Rifflandia Festival in Victoria, BC. I hope you guys can make it. Longer version: I think I long for the unknown. It might be that simple. I will miss being a quarter of this band, and will support whatever course Death Cab for Cutie chooses from here. I am profoundly grateful to Ben, Nick, and Jason, for the experiences that define my adult life. Truly grateful, beyond words. Thank you.
Jason Tate on 08/13/14 - 09:54 AM
Modern Baseball and Petal can be found covering Death Cab for Cutie's "The New Year" in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/31/14 - 10:13 AM
Jason Tate on 06/20/14 - 11:58 AM
Hit the replies to watch a video for Budweiser and Jay Z's "Made in America" video series that spotlights Seattle. The video features Ben Gibbard, Tacocat, La Luz, and the staff of Sub Pop talking abot their city. More episodes will be airing leading up to the Made in America Festival later this year.
Jason Tate on 06/18/14 - 01:33 PM
Read my review and check out my photos of Day 2 of the Boston Calling Music Festival, which featured performances from Death Cab For Cutie, The Decemberists, Frank Turner and more.
Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls may have put on the best performance of Boston Calling. The pace was set immediately as they opened with "Photosynthesis," in which Turner wailed on his trusty acoustic and guitarist Ben Lloyd ripped a solo on the electric mandolin. It was Turner's 1,568th show, as he proudly told the audience, but his boundless energy (perhaps owed to his hardcore roots) made it feel one-of-a-kind.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/27/14 - 06:45 PM
Ben Gibbard mashed up ODB's "Shimmy Shimmy Ya" and DJ Kool's "Let Me Clear My Throat." You can stream Frankenstein's monster in the replies.
Jason Tate on 04/21/14 - 01:17 PM
The third Boston Calling festival will take place at City Hall Plaza in Boston, MA from May 23-25. The line-up includes Brand New, Death Cab For Cutie, Modest Mouse, Jack Johnson, Tegan and Sara, Frank Turner and more. Additional details can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/28/14 - 06:46 AM
Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie scored the upcoming film Laggies.
Jason Tate on 01/05/14 - 12:16 PM
Barsuk Records recently celebrated its fifteenth anniversary, and to celebrate Rdio has put together a playlist featuring a smattering of the Seattle-based label's diverse array of artists both past and present. The playlist includes songs from Death Cab for Cutie, Ra Ra Riot, Nada Surf and Cymbals Eat Guitars. Check it out in the replies.
Chris Collum on 11/01/13 - 04:28 AM
Death Cab For Cutie's Transatlanticism Demos can be streamed in the replies.
Jason Tate on 10/29/13 - 11:24 AM
Head over to NPR to hear the full album of Transatlanticism demos from Death Cab For Cutie's anniversary release of the record.
Kyle Huntington on 10/21/13 - 08:11 AM
Death Cab For Cutie have entered the studio.
Drew Beringer on 10/10/13 - 11:46 AM
Coheed and Cambria's In Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 3, The Early November's The Room's Too Cold, Death Cab for Cutie's Transatlanticism and Kevin Devine's Make the Clocks Move are all celebrating their 10th anniversaries today. Which ones still hold up for you?
Alex DiVincenzo on 10/07/13 - 11:01 AM
Death Cab For Cutie's breakthrough album, Transatlanticism, was released ten years ago today. Share your favorite memories and songs from the album in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 10/07/13 - 10:44 AM
Pre-orders for Death Cab For Cutie's 10th Anniversary Edition repress of Transatlanticism are now available.

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Blake Solomon on 09/10/13 - 07:47 AM
Death Cab For Cutie's much-loved record Transatlanticism turns 10 this October and Barsuk will be releasing an anniversary edition digitally and on vinyl. Both versions will come with a download code for a collection of demos from the album. That collection will also be available separately if you already own the LP. You can stream the demo version of "Lightness" in the replies as well as check out the album art and track listing. All of this will be available on October 29th.
Drew Beringer on 08/29/13 - 07:09 AM
Barsuk Records will be celebrating its 15th anniversary with a bunch of great shows at various venues throughout Seattle from November 7th to November 10th. It'll feature performances from the likes of Death Cab For Cutie, Ra Ra Riot, Nada Surf, and many, many more. Check out all the bands performing, venues, and details in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 08/09/13 - 11:45 AM
It looks like Death Cab for Cutie will be releasing a live record from their tour featuring the Magik*Magik Orchestra in the near future.

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Jason Tate on 07/25/13 - 11:09 AM
The latest installment in Built To Spill's Brett Nelson's Electronic Anthology Project features new renditions of Death Cab For Cutie's "Soul Meets Body" and "Champagne From a Paper Cup." It'll be available digitally tomorrow and on 7" vinyl in August. For now you can hear the new "Soul Meets Body" over at Pitchfork.
Drew Beringer on 07/01/13 - 09:56 AM
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