News Death Cab for Cutie back in the studio 3 years ago in Music NEW ALBUM FOR CUTIE: Death Cab for Cutie is working on album No. 8. Photo: Associated Press Death Cab for Cutie is back in the studio working on their eighth album. According to Rolling Stone, the band is recording in a Seattle-based studio. Work on the new record comes weeks after DCFC announced they would reissue “Transatlanticism” 10 years after its initial release.