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Their Name Is Jonas: The Surprising Post-Disney Success Of Brothers Joe And Nick

Once upon a time there was a band called the Jonas Brothers. They were called that because they were three brothers, and their last name…
Chris DeVille | April 14, 2016 - 3:51 pm

The Anniversary

The Soft Bulletin Turns 10

Though they're clearly still going strong, ten years ago yesterday Oklahoma's favorite sons released their ninth and generally speaking most beloved album The Soft Bulletin.
Brandon Stosuy | May 18, 2009 - 3:04 pm

More Ben Folds stories

Ben Folds – “Capable Of Anything” Video

It's been almost a year since we've heard from Ben Folds after So There. But that album was a beautiful, dense collection of collaborations with…
Collin Robinson | August 22, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Watch Kesha Cover Bob Dylan At The Billboard Music Awards

It almost looked like it wasn't going to happen but, after some back and forth between Kesha and Dr. Luke's label Kemosabe Records, the singer…
James Rettig | May 22, 2016 - 10:00 pm

Watch Kesha Cover Bob Dylan With Ben Folds Following Billboard Awards Controversy

Kesha was scheduled to perform at this weekend's Billboard Music Awards before she was blocked by Dr. Luke's label, Kemosabe Records. The singer said she…
James Rettig | May 19, 2016 - 10:12 am

Amanda Palmer – “Machete” (Stereogum Premiere)

Last month, in the wake of David Bowie's sudden death, Amanda Palmer and Jherek Bischoff got together to record the Bowie tribute EP Strung Out
Tom Breihan | March 9, 2016 - 9:28 am

Chance The Rapper, Sia, Busta Rhymes Contributing To The Hamilton Mixtape

Last October, Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda announced the release of a mixtape of remixes, covers, and tracks inspired by the hit musical, and now we…
James Rettig | March 1, 2016 - 4:42 pm

Ben Folds – “Oh My My” (Ringo Starr Cover)

Back in January, David Lynch presented Ringo Starr with the Lifetime Of Peace & Love Award at a benefit show for Lynch's foundation. The concert…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 20, 2015 - 3:15 pm

Watch The Surprise All-Star Musical Finale Of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Premiere

As you could probably tell from the deafening thunder of hype, Stephen Colbert took over for David Letterman as the host of the Late Show
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2015 - 9:06 am

Stream Ben Folds So There

So There is the product of Ben Folds' orchestral collaboration with the New York-based sextet yMusic, and over the course of the summer we've heard…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 3, 2015 - 1:41 pm

Ben Folds – “Phone In A Pool”

Ben Folds has shared another new song from So There, his new collaborative album with NYC sextet yMusic. This one's called "Phone In A Pool,"
James Rettig | July 16, 2015 - 9:41 am

Watch Ben Folds And yMusic Play New Song “Phone In A Pool” At Bonnaroo

Back in January, Ben Folds teased his new collaborative album with the NYC classical sextet yMusic, and a few weeks ago he announced that album,…
Caitlin White | June 23, 2015 - 5:25 pm

Ben Folds And yMusic – “Capable Of Anything”

Several months ago, piano man Ben Folds announced that he would be teaming up with NYC classical sextet yMusic for a new orchestral album. Now,…
Peter Helman | June 5, 2015 - 2:49 pm

Watch Ben Folds Perform At Michelle Obama & Jill Biden’s Mother’s Day Tea

Ben Folds is exactly the kind of guy you'd want to take home to your mom. Incidentally, he's also exactly the kind of guy you'd…
Caitlin White | May 12, 2015 - 3:47 pm

Watch Daryl Hall & Ben Folds Play Their Songs Together On Live From Daryl’s House

Ben Folds stopped by Daryl Hall's TV show Live From Daryl's House (which originated as a web series in 2007) to hang out with the…
James Rettig | May 9, 2015 - 1:28 pm

Stream Ben Lee’s New Mixtape Feat. Zooey Deschanel, Ben Folds, Neil Finn, & More

Australian rocker Ben Lee has jumped to a major label with his recent signing to Warner Bros. Records, who will put out his next album,…
James Rettig | February 24, 2015 - 6:27 pm
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