Right around this time last year we were bringing you word that "New Girl" star Zooey Deschanel and Benjamin Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie had separated after 24 months of marriage. For the indie-inclined among us, the split was a setback. But we soldiered on.
Today we present happier news, at least for fans of Death Cab's sad-sack guitar pop: From now until its release on Oct. 16, YouTube is streaming Gibbard's solo debut, "Former Lives," in its entirety. Listen below.