Who's the guest on tonight's Colbert Report? That's right: Ben Gibbard10 Jan 2013

Be sure to watch tonight's Colbert Report (11:30pm on Comedy Central) to watch Ben Gibbard, joined by Aimee Mann, Ted Leo, and Jon Wurster, as they perform the song Bigger Than Love from Ben's debut solo album, Former Lives.

Be sure to watch tonight's Colbert Report (11:30pm on Comedy Central) to watch Ben Gibbard, joined by Aimee Mann, Ted Leo, and Jon Wurster, as they perform the song Bigger Than Love from Ben's debut solo album, Former Lives.

Benjamin Gibbard premieres new video01 Nov 2012

Check out the official music video for the song teardrop windows, from Ben Gibbard's new album Former Lives! The video features comedian and Bunk host …  ·read more·

Check out the official music video for the song teardrop windows, from Ben Gibbard's new album Former Lives! The video features comedian and Bunk host Kurt Braunohler and was directed by Tom Scharpling, host of the wildly popular radio show The Best Show On WFMU and one half of the comedy duo of Scharpling & Wurster. Watch it here. ·read less·

Benjamin Gibbard's "Former Lives" out today16 Oct 2012

Former lives, Benjamin Gibbard's debut solo album, is out today. The Death Cab For Cutie front man is touring in support of the new …  ·read more·

Former lives, Benjamin Gibbard's debut solo album, is out today. The Death Cab For Cutie front man is touring in support of the new record with a 14-date North American fall tour featuring Advance Base and Damien Jurado. The songwriter made his first TV appearance in support of Former Lives on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon this past Friday, October 12th. Gibbard performed two songs off the new album along with some help from Late Night house band The Roots. Watch his performances here: Teardrop Windows and Oh, Woe. ·read less·

Benjamin Gibbard to perform on late night TV02 Oct 2012

Death Cab for Cutie front man Benjamin Gibbard has released something's rattling (cowpoke), the second track from his forthcoming solo album, Former Lives. The songwriter …  ·read more·

Death Cab for Cutie front man Benjamin Gibbard has released something's rattling (cowpoke), the second track from his forthcoming solo album, Former Lives. The songwriter will make his first TV appearance in support of Former Lives on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, on Friday, October 12th, performing teardrop windows, which was released in late summer. A 14-date North American tour featuring Advance Base and Damien Jurado will follow starting this fall.

NPR also gave fans an opportunity to hear more from the upcoming release including bigger than love in their Fall Music Preview of "All Songs Considered". The track features songstress Aimee Mann and can be heard here. ·read less·

Benjamin Gibbard to play benefit show to support marriage equality25 Sep 2012

On October 9th Ben Gibbard will play a benefit show for Music for Marriage Equality, a coalition dedicated to approving Referendum 74 in Washington …  ·read more·

On October 9th Ben Gibbard will play a benefit show for Music for Marriage Equality, a coalition dedicated to approving Referendum 74 in Washington State, which would make Washington State the first in the nation to defend marriage equality with a public vote. The performance will take place one week before the Death Cab For Cutie frontman is set to release his debut solo album, Former Lives. The intimate solo acoustic performance will take place in the 100-Person Chinese Room in Seattle's historic Smith Tower. ·read less·

New Benjamin Gibbard single available now28 Aug 2012

Death Cab for Cutie front man Benjamin Gibbard is making the first single off his debut solo album Former Lives available this morning. …  ·read more·

Death Cab for Cutie front man Benjamin Gibbard is making the first single off his debut solo album Former Lives available this morning. The new album will be released October 16th and Teardrop Windows is now available to stream on Gibbard's official Soundcloud page which you can find here.

Preorders of the new album are also available in 3 exclusive packages on Gibbard’s website. Fans can choose from the following packages: 1. Former Lives CD or vinyl LP; 2. Former Lives CD or LP, and an exclusive t-shirt; 3. Former Lives CD or LP, plus an exclusive t-shirt and limited edition poster. Every person who preorders the new album will immediately receive a download of Teardrop Windows. All preorders can be purchased through his webstore here. ·read less·