'Good Times!' also features songs written by Noel Gallagher, Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie, Andy Partridge of XTC and more.
Death Cab For Cutie
The narrative is one Death Cab are probably pretty familiar with: An inadvertent trendsetter's individuality is co-opted and commercialized.
Each of the 12 songs on the album is inspired by the stories of a 70 year-old woman that singer-songwriter-actor Peter Donovan met while filming an indie movie.
The two bands' co-headlining dates will commence this June.
Death Cab for Cutie gradually ascended the indie underground with delicate melodies and vulnerable lyrics that have become more and more complex over time.
The Monkees have enlisted Weezer's Rivers Cuomo, Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard, XTC's Andy Partridge and Rogue Wave's Zach Rogue for a new album.
Death Cab for Cutie closed out Peter Buck's 2016 Todos Santos Music Festival in Mexico with an all-star cover of the R.E.M. classic.
The leaked lineup also reveals M83, Tame Impala, Haim, Father John Misty and Death Cab for Cutie will play this year's Bonnaroo.
Death Cab for Cutie have reworked Yoko Ono's "Forgive Me My Love" for Ono's upcoming collection of covers and remixes, 'Yes, I'm a Witch Too.'
Chris Walla's first offering since leaving Death Cab For Cutie sees the guitarist-producer stepping away from traditional pop in favor of ambient minimalism.