RNR News and Notes

They may have only released on album - 2003's Give Up - but The Postal Service -  Ben Gibbard and Jimmy Tamborello's unique project - remains very popular in 2020 (in case you didn't know- the band got its name from the way the album was produced, the two were never in the studio together and would mail each other their parts on tape ) 

 

 

Ben Gibbard (left) and Jimmy Tamborello (right)
By Brian Tamborello - http://www.subpop.com/scripts/main/mediakit.php?bandname=Postal%20Service&title=Give%20Up, CC BY-SA 2.5, Link

 

Fast forward to 2020 - and although the band has been largely inactive for the past 17 years - they do plan to release a live album on December 4 via Sub Pop titled Everything Will Change.

 

 

 The content comes from the band's show Greek Theatre in Berkeley, California during their 2013 reunion tour.

 

You can preview two of the tracks below and keep scrolling for the full track listing 

 

The Postal Service - The District Sleeps Alone Tonight [LIVE]

 

The Postal Service - Natural Anthem [LIVE]

 

Everything Will Change Track listing :

 

01 The District Sleeps Alone Tonight
02 We Will Become Silhouettes
03 Sleeping In
04 Turn Around
05 Nothing Better
06 Recycled Air
07 Be Still My Heart
08 Clark Gable
09 Our Secret (Beat Happening cover)
10 This Place Is a Prison
11 A Tattered Line of String
12 Such Great Heights
13 Natural Anthem
14 (This Is) The Dream of Evan and Chan (Dntel)
15 Brand New Colony