All Ben Stiller stories

Featured Ben Stiller stories

“Tom’s Diner” is one of those songs you know even if you don’t realize it. Suzanne Vega’s signature song — written about the same NYC diner they used for exterior shots in Seinfeld — has been remixed, covered, and sampled so many times by so many musicians that its melody is basically imprinted on our… More »

More Ben Stiller stories

Captured Tracks Is Releasing An Album From Ben Stiller’s Forgotten ’80s Punk Band

When Ben Stiller was a teenager, he played drums in a quirked-out punk band called Capital Punishment. The trio released one album, 1982's Roadkill, a…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2015 - 11:57 am

Watch The Trailer For Noah Baumbach’s While We’re Young Starring Ad-Rock And Scored By James Murphy

Noah Baumbach's newest film While We're Young, which is due out in March 2015, chronicles the life of a couple in their 40s (played by…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 4, 2014 - 2:48 pm

Watch Arcade Fire’s Here Comes The Night Time Concert Special

Last night, Arcade Fire were on Saturday Night Live's Tina Fey-hosted season premiere, where they played "Reflektor" and "Afterlife" and appeared in a sketch. Following…
Liz Pelly | September 29, 2013 - 2:18 pm

This Week The Roots Became Comedy Central’s House Band

The most fabulous Roots crew have a new record out soon, and it looks like they're raising awareness by any means necessary: whether that entail…
Amrit Singh | April 16, 2008 - 11:37 am

Aimee Mann Mockumentary Starring John Krasinski, Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell

For someone who says so much through sad songs, Aimee Mann's live shows are surprisingly comedic affairs. Patton Oswalt has pinch-bantered for Aimee in concert…
Stereogum | February 8, 2008 - 6:35 pm