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The Postal Service Member Dntel Releasing New Album

​After a ton of touring and work as one half of The Postal Service, Jimmy Tamborello is carrying on in 2014 as his solo project, Dntel. Last we heard from him, he was riding on the success of 2012’s great full-length Aimlessness. Now it looks like he will be releasing a new eight-track record titled Human Voice on September 23 […]

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The Postal Service’s Performances at Lollapalooza are Their “Very Last”

When LA supergroup The Postal Service reunited at the beginning of this year, thousands of now-adults cheered for their respective 2000 selves. They began traveling the world, playing festivals big and large (with interesting openers), and even released “new” material like “A Tattered Line of String,” sparking rumors of what the band would do after […]

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The Postal Service Comments On Unique Opening Act

The Postal Service’s Ben Gibbard recently opened up about the supporting act on the band’s tour, called Big Freedia. The music has been catching many fans of TPS off guard and finally Gibbard was left to address the choice of bringing them on tour. View the remaining dates on The Postal Service’s North American summer […]

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The Postal Service Perform On ‘The Colbert Report’

Los Angeles-based electropop supergroup The Postal Service, composed of Ben Gibbard, Jimmy Tamborello, and Jenny Lewis, recently stopped by the set of The Colbert Report to perform their hit “Such Great Heights”, and a newly released track, “A Tattered Line Of String.” In recent months, the outfit has toured extensively in support of the ten […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: The Postal Service – “A Tattered Line Of String”

The Postal Service have released a music video for the song, “A Tattered Line Of String.” The song is taken from the 10-year anniversary edition of Give Up. You can watch the video by taking a look below the jump. The band is currently on tour, and have a number of dates throughout the summer […]

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The Postal Service Stream “Turn Around”

Back in January, the internet essentially exploded for an afternoon when word broke long-hibernating indie pop act The Postal Service would make a return in 2013. This was followed with a second bit of hysteria when the small batch of dates they announced became a full blown tour, and again later when a new song […]

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Funny Or Die Releases “Never Before Seen” Postal Service Band Auditions

The return of The Postal Service has excited millions of music fans all over the world, but what many may not know is that back in 2002 the group held auditions to find additional band members. Those tryout tapes, which until this morning had never been spoken of, have now been available to everyone thanks […]

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The Postal Service Announce North America Summer Tour

After some fans were left heartbroken at frontman Ben Gibbard‘s announcement of the reality that there will be no new album coming from The Postal Service anytime soon, the ones in key markets have a silver-lining. The band have recently announced more tour dates to complement their previously announced world tour and Coachella appearances, and […]

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Ben Gibbard Doesn’t Think You Should Expect Another Full Length From The Postal Service

The Postal Service frontman Ben Gibbard quashed the hopes of a lot of fans earlier today when he emphatically stated on Twitter that his electronic side project would not be putting out another album in the future. “Never a new full-length,” was how Gibbard (@Gibbstack) capped off a tweet regarding the two new songs to […]

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LISTEN: The Postal Service – “A Tattered Line Of String”

There’s a good reason return of indie bleepy bloopersters The Postal Service has been so widely heralded. In case you didn’t spend your formative years listening to the band – and there’s a good chance you didn’t, considering their debut release Give Up is turning 10 this year – you might not fully appreciate the […]

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The Postal Service Announce 2013 Tour Dates

Pitchfork is reporting that The Postal Service has announced a string of tour dates for 2013 to commemorate the 10th anniversary and subsequent reissue of their 2001 debut Give Up. Believe it or not, The Postal Service didn’t start out as a duo. There were a number of personel who contributed to the creation of the band’s […]

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The Postal Service Coachella Performance Confirmed; Tour and ‘Give Up’ Reissue In The Works

I love it when news moves quickly. Following the image placed on their official website this morning that confirmed their return to music, more details have now emerged regarding the forthcoming reunion of The Postal Service. According to a new article on Billboard, the group are booked for Coachella in April and are actively working […]