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Death Cab For Cutie To Film/Broadcast Live One Take Video Shoot On April 5th

April 4, 2011 by  
Filed under Daily Music News

Listen up Death Cab fans, time to make history with the band! Death Cab is filming and broadcasting the FIRST EVER live, scripted one-take music video shoot. This will happen Tuesday 4/5 at 7pm ET and you can be a part of it.

Presented by Atlantic Records, Bing and RedLaser, viewers are invited to watch the production unfold before their eyes, Tuesday, April 5th at 7pm EST/4pm PST via Fans can quickly add the “You Are A Tourist” video event to their calendars using leading mobile barcode scanning application RedLaser and a QR Code featured on Death Cab for Cutie’s website and official Twitter feed (@dcfc). Fans simply download RedLaser to their smartphone and then scan the QR Code to add the video event to their calendars.

Bing, the decision engine from Microsoft, will offer exclusive behind-the-scenes photos of the band prepping for the video as well as from the live production itself at beginning on April 5. In addition, a special embed code will be available allowing users to air the video event on their own blog or website.

“You Are A Tourist” is the first single from Death Cab for Cutie’s eagerly awaited new album, CODES AND KEYS. The track hit multi-format radio outlets nationwide on Monday, March 28th and is available at all DSPs beginning today Tuesday, March 29th. You can hear the full stream of “You Are a Tourist here.