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Ben Gibbard’s 5 Favorite Solo Albums

By Annie Zaleski, Contributor

Since Death Cab For Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard is finally releasing his first proper solo album, Former Lives, it seemed appropriate to ask about the most meaningful solo albums in his record collection. As eMusic's Annie Zaleski spoke with Gibbard, however, it became clear that these cherished albums influenced Former Lives – whether intentionally or otherwise. Below, you'll find Gibbard's assessment of his favorite solo records – and eMusic's armchair analysis of those inspirations. Emitt Rhodes,… more »