Chris Walla is featured in The Smart Studios Story, a documentary about the legendary Madison recording studio. Watch the trailer here: http://kck.st/1lcwpiZ
Death Cab for Cutie will be one of the headliners at Boston Calling Music Festival this year, along with Modest Mouse, The Head and the Heart, Tegan and Sara, Jenny Lewis, Phosphorescent, Kurt Vile, Built to Spill, and many more! Death Cab for Cutie is confirmed to headline Saturday, May 24.
Ticketmaster will offer presale tickets to subscribers tomorrow (Wed, 1/29), and general on-sale begins Friday (1/31) at 10am local.
Death Cab for Cutie will be playing their first show of 2014 at Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center in Canandaigua, NY on May 23 with special guests, The Head and the Heart and Built to Spill.
A pre-sale for this show is available Wednesday, 1/22 exclusively to the current members of the Death Cab for Cutie fan club. Visit www.dcfcunion.com to log in to your account and gain access to the pre-sale. By buying tickets through our pre-sale, you will be able to get your tickets before anyone as well as save money on service charges. Additional presale information will be available on www.deathcabforcutie.com tomorrow at 12pm EST.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, January 24 at 12pm local venue time.
Ben has scored the Lynn Shelton film “Laggies,” starring Keira Knightley and Chloë Grace Moretz. “Laggies will be screening this week at the Sundance Film Festival . Read more about the film here.
Chris Walla is the featured guest on this week’s episode of the Seattle-based podcast, Air-Raid.net.
Hear the episode here.
The Transatlanticism 10th Anniversary Edition is out today via Barsuk Records! The album is available to purchase on vinyl (with MP3 download codes) or digital-only, now with demo versions of all 11 tracks.
Purchase your reissue edition (and/or the previously unreleased demo tracks) from a retailer of your choice:
Amazon: Album Reissue / Demos
iTunes: Album Reissue / Demos
Vinyl copies of the reissue are available in limited quantities from Insound. Or, support your local record store by purchasing the Transatlanticism double LP vinyl reissue near you.
In celebration of the classic 2003 album’s 10th birthday, Transatlanticism will be made available on vinyl after several years out of print via Barsuk Records. Both the vinyl reissue and a digital-only Transatlanticism – Tenth Anniversary Edition are out Tuesday, October 29, 2013. Preorder your copy today.
The digital Anniversary Edition, and the album MP3 download included with the vinyl, will both include the original demos for each of the album’s 11 songs – none of which has ever been released before. They are an intimate peek into the landmark album’s genesis, and many are drastically different from the beloved final studio versions.
Listen to the album and demos in full today on NPR’s First Listen!
In celebration of Barsuk’s 15th anniversary – home to Death Cab for Cutie’s Transatlanticism, seeing its 10th anniversary this year – Chris Walla will be performing a special show with The Long Winters, David Bazan and Minor Alps on November 8th at the Neptune Theatre. Tickets available now HERE.
In celebration of the classic 2003 album’s 10th birthday, Transatlanticism will be made available on vinyl after several years out of print via Barsuk Records. Both the vinyl reissue and a digital-only Transatlanticism – Tenth Anniversary Edition are set for October 29, 2013 release.
The digital Anniversary Edition – and the album MP3 download included with the vinyl – will both include the original demos for each of the album’s 11 songs, none of which has ever been released before. They are an intimate peek into the landmark album’s genesis, and many are drastically different from the beloved final studio versions.
Interested listeners can get the demos in four ways. In addition to their availability as part of the vinyl MP3 download and the Tenth Anniversary Edition, the demos will also be released as a separate low-priced digital release titled Transatlanticism Demos for fans who already own the original album. Additionally, the demos will be added as a special bonus to the download codes included in the Barsuk Years vinyl box set released earlier this year by Artist in Residence.
You can listen to “Lightness (Demo)” now HERE or below:
Transatlanticism Tenth Anniversary Edition
1. The New Year
3. Title and Registration
4. Expo ’86
5. The Sound of Settling
6. Tiny Vessels
8. Passenger Seat
9. Death of An Interior Decorator
10. We Looked Like Giants
11. A Lack of Color
BONUS MATERIALS (also included in the vinyl LP MP3 download, and as the stand-alone digital release Transatlanticism Demos):
12. The New Year (Demo)
13. Lightness (Demo)
14. Title and Registration (Demo)
15. Expo ’86 (Demo)
16. The Sound of Settling (Demo)
17. Tiny Vessels (Demo)
18. Transatlanticism (Demo)
19. Passenger Seat (Demo)
20. Death of An Interior Decorator (Demo)
21. We Looked Like Giants (Demo)
22. A Lack of Color (Demo)
You can pre-order the vinyl reissue at barsuk.com now HERE