We are excited to announce that every person who pre-orders Ben’s debut solo album, Former Lives – in any format or package – will be automatically entered to win a signed test pressing of the album. Whether you have already pre-ordered your copy, or purchase it today forward, you will be entered in the lottery.*
The three exclusive pre-order packages available at benjamingibbard.net are listed below, including a deluxe bundle (option 3) which now includes an autographed limited edition poster for the first 500 people who pre-order it!
Choose from the following pre-order packages:
1. Former Lives CD or vinyl LP
2. Former Lives CD or LP, and an exclusive t-shirt
3. Former Lives CD or LP, plus an exclusive t-shirt and limited edition poster. (first 500 will receive an autographed poster)
Every person who pre-orders the new album will immediately receive a download of “Teardrop Windows”, the album’s first single. The official track listing for Former Lives and a complete list of Ben’s tour dates in support of the album are below.
*No purchase necessary – to manually enter, please send an email with your name, address, phone number and BENJAMIN GIBBARD in the subject line to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
1. Shepherd’s Bush Lullaby
2. Dream Song
3. Teardrop Windows
4. Bigger Than Love
6. Something’s Rattling (Cowpoke)
7. Duncan, Where Have You Gone?
8. Oh, Woe
9. A Hard One to Know
10. Lady Adelaide
11. Broken Yolk in Western Sky
12. I’m Building a Fire
Ben Gibbard Fall Tour
9/26 – BIG SUR, CA @ HENRY MILLER LIBRARY *
10/14 – TORONTO, ON @ THE DANFORTH MUSIC HALL %
11/1 – MINNEAPOLIS, MN @ ASSEMBLY HALL AT THE WOMEN’S CLUB !
11/2 – CHICAGO, IL @ ATHENAEUM THEATRE !
11/4 – SOMERVILLE, MA @ SOMERVILLE THEATER !
11/5 – NEW YORK, NY @ TOWN HALL !
11/7 – GLENSIDE, PA @ KESWICK THEATRE !
11/8 – WASHINGTON, DC @ SIXTH & I HISTORIC SYNAGOGUE ! – sold out
11/10 – SAXAPAHAW, NC @ THE HAW RIVER BALLROOM !
11/11 – ATLANTA, GA @ VARIETY PLAYHOUSE !
11/13 – SAN FRANCISCO, CA @ PALACE OF FINE ARTS THEATRE ^
11/14 – LOS ANGELES, CA @ WILSHIRE EBELL ^
11/16 – SEATTLE, WA @ THE SHOWBOX ^ – sold out
11/18 – PORTLAND, OR @ THE CRYSTAL BALLROOM ^
* with special guest Earlimart
% with special guest Julie Doiron
! with special guest Advance Base
^ with special guest Damien Jurado