Former Lives is the first LP Ben Gibbard's released under his own name and the first music he's released since his split with Zooey Deschanel. Featuring a guest spot from Aimee Mann, it collects 12 songs that span "eight years" and "three relationships. Jimmy Tamborello spoke to us about his current projects, preforming at the USPS, and the chimpanzees working on the cover art for the new Dntel album. September 6 Nota bene: Death Cab shows actually begin on time. I arrived just as my beloved Stars introduced "Death Cab for November 21
Watch Ben Gibbard Play “Such Great Heights” for the United States Postal Service
That performance has now been streamed more than , times, and Gibbard has continued to broadcast every day since. He will now move to a weekly format, going live Thursdays at 6 p. The shows have themes, including request nights, various eras of his career and covers. In addition, Gibbard asks fans to donate to a different cause each day. So let me just take it down. I gotta have a job. I have to get on the computer and play music.
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Benjamin Gibbard born August 11,  is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist. He is best known as the lead vocalist and guitarist of the indie rock band Death Cab for Cutie , with which he has recorded nine studio albums, and as one half of the electronica act the Postal Service. His father was in the Navy and his family moved around the country, including spending time in Northern Virginia before returning to Washington. After receiving a positive response to the material, Gibbard expanded the project into a full band, with the addition of guitarist Chris Walla , bassist Nick Harmer and drummer Nathan Good.