Reached No. 1 on the U.S. album chart with We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank.
Received a Grammy nomination for Good News for People Who Love Bad News.
Earned their first Platinum album with Good News for People Who Love Bad News.
From 2006-2008, former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr was a member of Modest Mouse.
In 1997, frontman Isaac Brock started working with side project Ugly Casanova, with whom he would record sporadically over the years.