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'New Moon': Hear the Death Cab for Cutie single in full

We’ve given you the build-up and the song snippet; now the first single from The Twilight Saga: New Moon soundtrack—Death Cab for Cutie’s “Meet Me on the Equinox”—is finally streaming online.

Singer Ben Gibbard croons about the romantic futility of love (“Let our bodies intertwine/But always understand/That everything, everything ends”), which is sure to be revelatory to anyone under the age of sixteen. Listen below:

What do you think? Is this new Death Cab song worthy of their catalog? Does it suit Twilights vampire angst as well as Paramore’s “Decode” did? Will Twihards start popping up at DCFC shows, to the annoyance of the indie crowd?

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Originally posted September 14 2009 — 2:43 PM EDT

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