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Genre: Electronic

Released: Feb 12, 2013

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Sub Pop
Sub Pop

'00s Pop
'00s Pop

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A Tattered Line of String – Single – The Postal Service

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Customer Reviews

Good, but not great. (4 stars)
I really like the song, it just feels a little forced. Like Ben just took one another one of his GREAT songs and said, "hey we need a new single for TPS? lets use this one and put it over digi-pop. I really am not hating, just trying to be honest.

Codes & Keys/Give Up (5 stars)
Glad I didn't have to wait until the 10 year anniversary cd dropped to hear the new song, and I'll be looking forward to hearing the second (and last?) new song soon. Those saying that this sounds a lot like Death Cab...that's fair, because the last thing we heard from DCFC was Codes & Keys which had some pop synth elements. However, I would say that this is exactly what I would expect The Postal Service to sound like 10 years after Gi

Y'all just don't know, and I hate to disappoint but.. (5 stars)
This song was recorded in 2006. AFAIK, they are not in the process of making a new album. Of course this is the same TPS that you have always known.


Formed: 2001
Genre: Electronic
Years Active: '00s

Named for the courier service that allowed them to trade song ideas while living in different locales, the Postal Service were a short-lived supergroup featuring Jimmy Tamborello (leader of the electronica bands Dntel and Figurine) and Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard. Adding to the project's star status were Rilo Kiley's Jenny Lewis and former Tattle Tale member Jen Wood, both of whom contributed backing vocals to the band's mix of bubbling electronica and indie pop. Tamborello and Gibbard first...

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