I was never a punk. In high school I was a trendy little femme who liked the Smiths and sixties music. Duckie was my fashion icon. The only punk rock I listened to was the Dead Milkmen. The king of the punks at my school was a senior named Alex who came to class one … Continue reading Riot Fest 2016: I Remember Halloween
Farrar and Gibbard cruise into Portland with a friend in tow: Jack Kerouac.
The Alt-Country King meets the Indie Pop King to take on the Beat King. Hilarity ensues.
Man, chicks love Twilight. If you live in a cave or haven’t recovered from the Harry Potter madness of five years ago you might not even realize that most of the young people in this country have gone crazy for vampires. Yes, vampires. The ladies in particular love this stuff. A spate of copy-cat movies … Continue reading Death Cab, Others Announced For Twilight: New Moon Talent Tour
If someone had asked me what Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard and Son Volt’s Jay Farrar have in common I might have answered, “They both have unique voices?” As it turns out they have much more in common, including a shared passion for Jack Kerouac and it appears now, co-writing credits on the soundtrack … Continue reading Gibbard and Farrar Team for Kerouac Bio
Video: Death Cab For Cutie – "Grapevine Fires" Directed by Walter Robot, a.k.a. the team of multimedia artist Bill Barminski and writer Christopher Louie. From Narrow Stairs.
Get your Friday Facial from Glorious Noise in our series, Faces Don’t Lie: Expressive Record Reviews with Dylan Burr.
Death Cab for Cutie stopped by the Daytrotter studio and recorded a six-song session including two new ones (“Cath” and “Talking Bird”) from their upcoming album, Narrow Stairs. I thought this new album was supposed to be experimental and weird. Everything officially leaked so far sounds just like Death Cab. Where’s the curve ball?
Speaking of Death Cab for Cutie, here’s the official, eight-and-a-half-minute video for the new single from their upcoming new album Narrow Stairs, out May 13 on Atlantic (WEA). Video: Death Cab for Cute – “I Will Possess Your Heart” More official Death Cab videos…
Alison Sudol, aka A Fine Frenzy, covers one of my favorite Death Cab For Cutie songs and applies the appropriate amount of puckishness (I don’t think that’s a real word) to this classic lovelorn ditty. A Fine Frenzy – I Will Follow You Into The Dark (Austin) Previously on GLONO: Video: Come On, Come Out … Continue reading A Fine Frenzy – I Will Follow You Into The Dark