Ben Gibbard Covers “Set Yourself on Fire”

Ben Gibbard Covers StarsEarlier today, Death Cab’s Ben Gibbard shared an abandoned cover of the title track to Stars’ enduring 2004 LP, Set Yourself on Fire. Hope for a sophomore Postal Service record might be waning, but this cut isn’t too far from being in the same vein. That said, it’s only a sketch:

“4 yrs ago i attempted a cover of Star’s ‘Set Yourself On Fire’ for their covers lp. never finished it.”

An impressive, moving take, no less. Hear it above.