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Ben Gibbard Takes on John Lennon, Phoebe Bridgers and More During All-Covers Livestream

Ben Gibbard has been livestreaming concerts from his home studio all week, and while most sessions have included a cover, the Death Cab For Cutie…
Katrina Nattress / March 22, 2020

Death Cab for Cutie Performs “Gold Rush” on Ellen

Death Cab for Cutie made their Ellen debut on Thursday morning, playing "Gold Rush" for an appreciative daytime studio audience swaying and dancing in the…
Maggie Serota / September 20, 2018

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Ben Gibbard Covers Kirsty MacColl in Livestream, Says Death Cab for Cutie Is Recording a New Album

For the first few weeks of quarantine, Death Cab for Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard did his best to entertain fans by performing livestreams, sometimes with…
Daniel Kohn / March 17, 2021

Death Cab for Cutie Cover TLC’s ‘Waterfalls’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

In December, Death Cab For Cutie released The Georgia EP, serving up covers of bands including R.E.M., Cat Power and TLC,  and last night (Jan. 26),…
Katherine Turman / January 27, 2021

Death Cab for Cutie Announce EP With Covers of TLC, R.E.M. to Support Georgia Runoff Elections

Ever wanted to hear Ben Gibbard sing "Waterfalls" by TLC for a good cause? If so, you have some weird desires, but you're also in…
Josh Chesler / December 2, 2020

The 50 Best Songs of the Year 2000

The year 2000 looms large in pop culture history: the Y2k non-scare, the Seinfeld "Newmannium" episode, the "In the Year 2000" sketch from Conan O'Brien's…
SPIN Staff / September 25, 2020

Ben Gibbard Covered John Fogerty’s ‘Centerfield’ Before Mariners Opening Day

If you know anything about Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard beyond his music, you know that he's a diehard Seattle Mariners fan. If you don't,…
Daniel Kohn / August 4, 2020

Jimmy Eat World’s Jim Adkins Enlists Ben Gibbard, Tegan Quin for New Podcast

Jimmy Eat World's Jim Adkins will discuss the intricacies of songwriting with Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard, Tegan and Sara's Tegan Quin, Blink-182's Mark…
Ryan Reed / August 4, 2020

28 Musicians Predict the 2020 Baseball Season

Against all odds and the advice of many virologists, the 2020 MLB season is finally underway. Whether that's a good idea in the midst of…
Daniel Kohn / July 24, 2020

NPR Shares Over 100 Live Performances From 9:30 Club Archive

Since we have no idea when we'll realistically be able to attend concerts again (at least, without hazmat suits), NPR is bringing the concerts to…
Katrina Nattress / May 30, 2020

Ben Gibbard Performs All-Beatles Set in Latest Livestream

Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard has been offering generous livestreams to fans for a couple months now; he was one of the first to…
Dan Weiss / May 7, 2020

Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie Talks We Have the Facts and We’re Voting Yes 20 Years Later and Live from Home Series

In the shattering wake of the coronavirus pandemic, hundreds of canceled tours have given way to musicians streaming live shows from their own living rooms…
Dan Weiss / March 27, 2020

Ben Gibbard Releases ‘Life in Quarantine’ for Charity

After debuting "Life in Quarantine" during his livestream set last week, Ben Gibbard has released the studio version of the track. Done in…
Emily Tan / March 26, 2020

Ben Gibbard Performs Songs From 2002-2005 in Latest Livestream

In the latest edition of Ben Gibbard's daily livestream, he revisited some of the most well-known periods from his catalog. Gibbard picked songs…
SPIN Staff / March 24, 2020

Live Music During Coronavirus: Which Artists Are Streaming?

Need a live fix? Look no further than this list of artists who are doing daily—or less occasional—streams through social media and YouTube.
SPIN Staff / March 21, 2020

Ben Gibbard Covers The Decemberists’ ‘Grace Cathedral Hill’ in Latest Livestream Session

On the third day of his livestreaming series, Ben Gibbard busted out a cover from The Decemberists, his fellow Pacific Northwesterners. "I remember…
SPIN Staff / March 19, 2020
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