Ben Gibbard announces solo jaunt

Death Cab for Cutie frontman tours US this spring

Ben Gibbard has announced the dates of a solo jaunt across the United States this spring.

The Death Cab For Cutie frontman will begin his tour in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 5 and play several dates across the country before wrapping things up in Seattle, Washington on May 20.

Jonathan Rice and Pedro The Lion‘s David Bazan will join him on all the dates.

The tour dates are:

Minneapolis, MN First Avenue (May 3)

Chicago, IL Metro (4)

Detroit, MI Majestic Theatre (5)

Somerville, MA Somerville Theatre (7)

New York, NY Town Hall (8)

Philadelphia, PA Theatre of Living Arts (9)

Washington, DC 9:30 Club (10)

Carrboro, NC Cat’s Cradle (11)

Atlanta, GA Center Stage (12)

Nashville, TN City Hall (13)

Dallas, TX Granada Theater (14)

Austin, TX Emo’s (15)

Los Angeles, CA Royce Hall (17)

San Francisco, CA Fillmore (18)

Portland, OR Roseland Theater (19)

Seattle, WA Showbox (20)

As previously reported, Death Cab For Cutie guitarist Chris Walla also has a solo project in the works. He’s currently working on his debut album, tentatively set for an autumn release.

–By our Los Angeles staff.

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