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Ben Gibbard Ranks Death Cab for Cutie's Eight Albums

Ahead of the release of the band's new album, 'Thank You for Today,' the indie rock icon looks back on a 20-year career of appearances on 'The O.C.,' Grammy nominations, and dodging that whole emo thing.
Dan Ozzi
Important Questions


Joan Jett, Ben Gibbard, Kevin Morby, and more give their thoughts on America's Pastime.
Josh Terry
New music

Kesha, Bob Dylan, and More Challenge Pop's Heteronormativity on a New EP

'Universal Love' is a collection of gender-flipped tracks which push past pop's usual gender conventions.
Lauren O'Neill
Behind The Lens

'About A Son' Is the Only Good Kurt Cobain Documentary

It doesn’t even use his image, let alone home footage, but still manages to convey more about him than any other film that came before or after.
Emma Garland
Longreads Or Whatever

Ben Gibbard Has a Cold

The Death Cab for Cutie frontman sits down to talk 'Kintsugi,' divorce, and the struggles of living as a creative person.
Eric Sundermann

PREMIERE: Watch Death Cab for Cutie's Video for "Black Sun," Their First Single from 'Kintsugi'

The video is for the band's first single of their upcoming eighth studio album 'Kintsugi.'
Eric Sundermann
Deep Ass Questions

I Can't Wait For Death Cab for Cutie's 'Plans' to Turn Ten and Become a Classic: Looking Back on What We’ll Probably Remember

Just what will become apparent in the next year or so that will make Plans a critically agreed-upon classic by the time it turns ten?
Devin Schiff
Presented By Budweiser

Ben Gibbard Opens Up to Director Lance Bangs About Seattle, the Postal Service and His Formative Years

As part of Noisey's new show, Made In Seattle, we talked extensively to Death Cab singer Ben Gibbard about his early years and the formative effect of Seattle's music scene.
Noisey Staff

An Intimate Portrait of the 10 Year History of the Postal Service

Director Justin Mitchell follows the band on their sell-out 10th anniversary New York arena shows.