1. Watch a Clip from the Postal Service's 'Everything Will Change' Concert Film

    November 10, 2014 6:47 AM EST Did you catch the Postal Service 's 2013 reunion tour? If not (or if so), Death Cab for Cutie 's Ben Gibbard, Dntel mastermind Jimmy Tamborello, and Rilo Kiley's Jenny Lewis made you a concert movie called Everything Will Change . It'll hit DVD and Blu-ray via Sub Pop on…

  2. Lollapalooza 2013: Mumford & Sons, Postal Service and More Highlights From Day 2

    August 04, 2013 12:00 PM EDT Country superstars, alt-pop divas, Olympic snowboarders and EDM deities also kept crowds cheering on Saturday in Chicago's Grant Park After dark on Lollapalooza 2013's second day, Mumford & Sons harmonized their hearts out on the Chicago festival's south end while The…

  3. Coachella 2013: 10 Best Performances From Weekend 1

    April 15, 2013 12:45 PM EDT With 190 bands spread across six different stages, it was literally impossible to see every act that performed during Coachella 2013’s first weekend. But that didn’t stop us from trying. Here are our picks for the 10 sets that were not to be missed during Coachella 2013’s first weekend.…

  4. Coachella 2013: Phoenix's R. Kelly Surprise, Postal Service's Special Delivery and More Saturday Highlights

    April 14, 2013 9:45 AM EDT The xx serenades with Solange, New Order parties like it's 1984, Major Lazer reveals album news and more onstage and backstage bits Additional reporting by Nicole Pajer The second day of Coachella 2013 turned up the desert heat with a jam-packed lineup of 65 bands that covered a…

  5. The Postal Service, 'Give Up': Classic Track-By-Track Review

    February 19, 2013 2:30 PM EST In 2003, singer-songwriter Ben Gibbard had released three increasingly popular LPs with his alt-rock group Death Cab For Cutie. By the end of the decade, they would become the poster children for crossover-friendly indie rock, and Gibbard's deeply relatable, diary-style lyrics would…

  6. Death Cab For Cutie's Ben Gibbard Announces Solo Album

    July 17, 2012 1:10 PM EDT After seven studio albums as the frontman of indie rock stalwarts Death Cab For Cutie , Ben Gibbard is striking out on his own with a solo disc. "Former Lives," his first solo album, is due out on Oct. 16 in North America via Barsuk Records. The album's 12 songs were written…

  7. Meet Mister Heavenly: Sub Pop's Newest Supergroup

    August 15, 2011 10:00 AM EDT "We just banged on some shit, and we worked it out," Islands frontman Nick Thorburn (formerly of the Unicorns) says of his newest collaborative project, Mister Heavenly . With Ryan Kattner of indie cult favorite Man Man and Joe Plummer of Modest Mouse and the Shins on drums, in…

  8. Gap Goes Viral For Color Coordinated Campaign

    February 01, 2008 12:00 AM EST Gap is launching an online campaign featuring music by the Raveonettes, Dntel, Swizz Beatz, the Blakes and Marié Digby in the hopes of stirring up some viral music video mojo among its younger custom Gap is launching an online campaign featuring music by the Raveonettes, Dntel, Swizz Beatz,…

  9. Death Cab For Cutie Ready To Hit The Studio

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Having just completed two weeks of preproduction, Death Cab for Cutie will hit the studio in the middle of September to begin work on its second Atlantic album. Having just completed two weeks of preproduction, Death Cab for Cutie will hit the studio in the middle of September to begin work…

  10. Death Cab Cracks Billboard Singles Charts

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Death Cab For Cutie's debut album for Atlantic, "Plans," won't be released until next Tuesday (Aug. 30), but the jump to a major label is already paying off. Death Cab For Cutie's debut album for Atlantic, "Plans," won't be released until next Tuesday …

  11. Listeners Won't 'Give Up' On Postal Service

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The Postal Service's debut album, the ironically titled "Give Up," is doing anything but. In the July 17 issue of Billboard, the Sub Pop set reached No. 1 on the Top Electronic Albums chart. It recently spent its fourth week in the…

  12. Breaking & Entering

    December 03, 2003 12:00 AM EST A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Jaylib and Death Cab for Cutie. IT TAKES TWO: Madlib and Jay Dee are no strangers to Billboard's charts. Jay Dee is better known as a member of Detroit-based Slum Village , and Madlib's Blue Note…

  13. Billboard Bits: Gaye, 'Gentlemen,' Death Cab

    July 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Marvin Gaye, 'Gentlemen,' Death Cab Marvin Gaye's 1976 album "I Want You" is following in the footsteps of his other classic discs "What's Going On" and "Let's Get It On" by getting the full reissue treatment. The two-disc "I…

  14. Breaking & Entering

    June 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: The Postal Service, Lumidee, Dierks Bentley, and RA. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. GOING POSTAL: Indie-rock duo the Postal Service…