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Death Cab for Cutie

Formed: 1997 in Bellingham, WA
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Group Members: Chris Walla, Ben Gibbard, Nathan Good, Nick Harmer, Michael Schorr, Jason McGerr
Biography: Death Cab for Cutie's rise from small-time solo project to Grammy-nominated rock band is one of indie rock's greatest success stories. Launched in the bayside college town of Bellingham, Washington, the group was originally a side project for singer/guitarist Ben Gibbard, an engineering student at Western ...Read full biography
Transatlanticism
Released: 2003
Label: Sonic Boom
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As musical lunacy goes, things have gotten as crazy as it gets for Death Cab for Cutie since 2002's You Can Play These Songs with Chords compilation. A wildly successful tour with Dismemberment Plan, a ...Read full review
Something About Airplanes
Released: 1999
Label: Barsuk Records
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The fact that Elsinor and Barsuk, two relatively small labels, conspired to co-release Something About Airplanes should give some indication as to its quality. It's a solid, emotive, and frequently amazing ...Read full review
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