Ben Gibbard
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Death Cab for Cutie: Kintsugi
30 Mar 2015 // 8:06 PM

This isn't the sound of "indie rock", nor is it "dad rock". This is "obligation rock", a forced brand of music that exists just because it has to.


Death Cab for Cutie's "Black Sun" Is Promising (and Nothing More)
29 Jan 2015 // 6:11 AM

Following their creative low point in 2011's Codes & Keys and shedding a band member, Death Cab for Cutie's first new song in years is promising, but not a whole lot else.

The Postal Service: 14 June 2013 - Barclays Center, NY (Photos)
18 Jun 2013 // 2:00 AM

A decade after the release of their million+ selling Give Up, the Postal Service reunite for an arena victory run, though no new album is in sight.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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