Death Cab for Cutie recently announced a string of dates beginning right around the time of the release of their latest record Codes and Keys, which is set to be released on May 31st, 2011. The current set of dates only includes four shows in North America, however the band has said that there will be more to follow.  Here is a solo version of Ben Gibbard playing the title track to hold you over for now. Check out all the dates for the DCFC tour, which include tons of dates in North America now.

Codes And Keys (Gibbard Solo, Live in SF) by TwentyFourBit.com

05-18 Toronto, Ontario – Phoenix Concert Theatre #
05-20 Chicago, IL – Metro #
05-21 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue #
05-24 Edmonton, Alberta – Shaw Conference Center *
05-25 Calgary, Alberta – Stampede Corral *
05-27 Bend, OR – Les Schwab Amphitheatre *
05-28 George, WA – Sasquatch Music Festival
06-01 New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom #
06-03 Washington, DC – 9:30 Club #
06-04 Philadelphia, PA – Trocadero #
06-05 Boston, MA – The Paradise #
06-07 Los Angeles, CA – El Rey Theatre #
06-09 San Francisco, CA – Fillmore #
06-26 Munich, Germany – Muffathalle
06-27 Berlin, Germany – Astra
06-29 Hamburg, Germany – The Docks
06-30 Amsterdam, Netherlands – Melkweg
07-01 Kent, England – Hop Farm Festival
07-02 Milton Keynes, England – The National Bowl
07-04 Manchester, England – Manchester Academy
07-05 Nottingham, England – Rock City
07-07 London, England – Brixton Academy