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Ben Gibbard

Ben Gibbard
Born: Nov 8, 1976 in Bremerton, WA
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Biography: Ben Gibbard is a singer/songwriter best known as frontman for Pacific Northwestern indie rockers Death Cab for Cutie. Gibbard was raised in Washington and got interested in music due in part to the explosion of grunge and its roots in his region during his formative high-school years. Gibbard's first ...Read full biography
One Fast Move or I'm Gone: Music from Kerouac's Big Sur
Released: 2009
Label: Atlantic
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While Jeff Tweedy and Jay Farrar have had their share of differences since the acrimonious breakup of Uncle Tupelo, at least they now have one rather remarkable thing in common -- they've both had the ...Read full review
Former Lives
Released: 2012
Label: Barsuk
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A Ben Gibbard solo album might not be completely redundant, but even though Former Lives is the first album branded with this indie singer/songwriter's given name, it's not his first solo endeavor. Gibbard ...Read full review
More Ben Gibbard albums: Main Albums (3)
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