Dave Depper Is Now A Member of Death Cab For Cutie

Longtime Portland musician has replaced Chris Walla (in the touring band, at least).

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Dave Depper has one of the most extensive resumes of any musician in Portland. He's done stints with Ray LaMontagne, Fruit Bats, Robyn Hitchcock, Menomena and Peter Buck and Robert Fripp's Slow Music project, among a zillion others. Now, he's landed his biggest gig yet: playing guitar for Death Cab for Cutie. Earlier today, the Seattle emo luminaries announced its first show of the year, a ...   More
Friday, January 16, 2015 MATTHEW SINGER

Live Albums

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The trend of bands performing seminal albums live in their entirety is a double-edged phenomenon. On one hand, it kills the thrilling unpredictability of the set list, and forces audiences to sit    More
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 MATTHEW SINGER, PETE COTTELL

Q&A: Chris Walla

The Death Cabbie talks Bowie, Twitter and mushy music.

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It’s kind of amazing what Death Cab for Cutie—a band often dismissed as kids’ stuff or the mushy embodiment of all things “emo”—gets away with. This year’s Codes and Keys is an ambit   More
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 CASEY JARMAN


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