Listen to "Teardrop Windows," the first single from Benjamin Gibbard's first solo record

Listen to "Teardrop Windows," the first single from Benjamin Gibbard's first solo record

Benjamin “Ben” Gibbard has released the first single from his forthcoming solo record, out Oct. 16. “Teardrop Windows” is off Former Lives, which will be released via Barsuk Records, the label that first brought Death Cab For Cutie to the masses. The record is available for pre-order now in three different packages on Gibbard’s website, and all pre-orders will receive a download of “Teardrop Windows.”

Gibbard will be going on a solo tour this fall, hitting 14 different cities in North America. Damien Jurado and Advance Base will open. Dates are below.


Benjamin Gibbard 2012 tour dates
Sept. 26—Henry Miller Library—Big Sur, California
Oct. 14—Danforth Music Hall—Toronto, Ontario
Nov. 1—Assembly Hall—Minneapolis, Minnesota #
Nov. 2—Athenaeum Theater—Chicago, Illinois #
Nov. 4—Somerville Theater—Somerville, Massachusetts #
Nov. 5—Town Hall—New York, New York #
Nov. 7—Keswick Theatre—Glenside, Pennsylvania #
Nov. 8—Sixth & I Historic Synagogue—Washington, DC #
Nov. 10—The Haw River Ballroom—Saxapahaw, North Carolina #
Nov. 11—Variety Playhouse—Atlanta, Georgia #
Nov. 13—Palace Of Fine Arts Theatre—San Francisco, California &
Nov. 14—Wilshire Ebell—Los Angeles, California &

# with Advance Base
& with Damien Jurado