Wednesday, July 25, 2012
Listen: Ben Gibbard releases ode to Ichiro
By Playbook Sounds
Seattle resident and Mariners fan Ben Gibbard put his appreciation for Ichiro into song.
Death Cab for Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard, a Seattle resident and massive Mariners fan, posted a love note to Ichiro on Tuesday in the form of a song he recorded called "Ichiro's Theme."
Following the trade of Ichiro to the New York Yankees, Gibbard posted the song on SoundCloud with a note saying, "I wrote this a few years ago. Today seems like the best day to let you all hear it. Thank you, Ichiro."