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Death Cab Guitarist Baffled By Homeland Security's Seizure Of His Album Government snatched up master hard drive containing song files for Chris Walla's solo LP, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us which, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us coincidentally, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us is politically charged. By James Montgomery When Death Cab for Cutie guitarist/producer Chris Walla woke up on Monday, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us his "To Do" list probably read something like this: 1. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Call MTV News to discuss upcoming, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us long-delayed solo record. 2. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Call U.S. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Department of Homeland Security to discuss seizure of hard drive containing said long-delayed solo record. 3. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Head into town for weekly tuque fitting. Yes, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us it seems that recently, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Walla's solo record (which has been scheduled to come out at various points over the past, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us well, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us four years) took another step toward oblivion when the master hard drive — containing all song files — was confiscated by Homeland Security at the Canadian border, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us for reasons not abundantly clear, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us and sent to the department's computer-forensics division for further inspection. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us If it sounds like a huge joke, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Walla ensures you it isn't. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "It's a true story. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Barsuk [Records, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us which is putting out the record] had hired a courier — who does international stuff all the time and who they had used before — to bring [the album] back from Canada, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us where I was working on it. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us And he got to the border and he had all his paperwork and it was all cool, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us only they turned him away, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us and they confiscated the drive and gave it to the computer-forensics division of our Homeland Security-type people, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us" sighed Walla, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us who has produced nearly all Death Cab's output, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us as well as records by the Decemberists, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Hot Hot Heat, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Nada Surf, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Tegan and Sara and others. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "And now I couldn't even venture a guess as to where it is, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us or what it's doing there. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I mean, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I can't just call their customer-service center and ask about my drive. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us There's nothing I can do. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I don't know if we can hire an attorney ... 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us is there a black-hole attorney? You can't take a black hole to court." And though his song files might have disappeared into a web of government bureaucracy, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Walla does still have the tapes containing all his songs, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us which he's now trying to master and mix on his own in order to have the record out — Lord willin' — in January. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "Luckily, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us the tapes are Plan B, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us so while I'm bummed about the whole thing, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us it could be a whole lot worse, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us" he laughed. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "I still get to play music. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I mean, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I'm not at Guantánamo or anything like that. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I mean, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us my drive might be. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us They could be water-boarding my drive for all I know." And though Walla's laughing when he mentions Guantánamo, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us he's not joking when he adds that his record — which he's calling Field Manual — is "very political, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us" packed with songs about issues both foreign ("The Score" tackles the war in Iraq) and domestic ("Everyone Needs a Home" deals with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina; "Sing Again" is about so-called "morning after" pills and whether they're a form of contraception or abortion). 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Easy listening, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us this is not. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "I'm calling it Field Manual because myself and the guy who designed the packaging were looking through all these Army field guides from World War II.  And there was one that he found that was really terrifying, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us actually, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us" Walla explained. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "It was basically a manual issued by the Army in the late '30s, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us early '40s, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us about how to build what we now call an [improvised explosive device] in Iraq or Afghanistan. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Like how to hide a bomb in a bed or in a tube of toothpaste. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Just terrible stuff, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us and I started having this feeling of, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us like, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us 'Well, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us we need a new field manual.' "And while it really is a political record, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us it's also intensely personal, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us and it's not like, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us political in a way where I hope to change anyone's mind, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us because I've been doing my political-rock homework for a few years now, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us trying to decode what works and what doesn't, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us" he continued. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "Basically, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us it was my hope that I would be able to write a bunch of songs about the sh-- that I think about pretty much every day. But there aren't any character assassinations or indictments on the record. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us It's tricky to write a political record. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us It was tough to get to a place where I felt comfortable with the words coming out of my mouth." And getting to that place has taken awhile. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Walla said that though he's been writing songs for years, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us it took him a long time to figure out just what he was trying to say. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us As it turns out, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us he had plenty to say, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us and Field Manual is the sound of him coming to that realization (he credits the directness of Ted Leo, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Against Me! and the Thermals' Hutch Harris as "touchstones" for that discovery). 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us And while he hustles to finish the record — and continue work on Death Cab for Cutie's new record, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us which he said is "coming along super heavy ... 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us we've got six songs done. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us They're really bloody" — he's finally prepared to stand on his own, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us come hell or high water. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us Or looming, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us shadow-like government organizations. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "This is a solo record, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us which is a little bit scary, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us because there's a feeling of 'Oh, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us you're officially making a statement, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us' and you're either the fist-waving left or the flag-waving right, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us and there's no in between, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us" he laughed. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us "But I made this record because it felt irresponsible for me to have a platform for what I'm thinking and not use it. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us And not just to do political songs. 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us If all I wanted to do was cover Air Supply songs, 5 panel drug test with adulteration test and e z split cup in us I could've done that too." http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1572048/20071016/death_cab_for_cutie.jhtml