Seattle Office of Film + Music


BAND BUSINESS IS HARD ON THE WALLET, SAYS DEATH CAB’S CHRIS WALLA

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Being in a successful rock band may be great for your personal finances, but getting there can be expensive. Marketplace’s Kai Ryssdal talks to Chris Walla of Death Cab For Cutie about the music business and the band’s new single on the Twilight soundtrack. “The thing that I always try and impart on bands who are just getting started is that your band is a business,” Walla says, “and you have to treat it like a business.