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Progress Report: Ben Kweller

Today we check in with and share a brand new song from Texas rocker Ben Kweller. NAME: Ben Kweller PROGRESS REPORT: Changing Horses (ATO…
Jessica | November 21, 2008 - 1:10 pm

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Download Foo Fighters’ Saint Cecilia EP For Free

At the end of October, Foo Fighters launched a mysterious countdown clock on their website. Now, the countdown is over, and we know what the…
Peter Helman | November 23, 2015 - 12:08 am

Foo Fighters Recorded Five New Songs With Help From Ben Kweller

Foo Fighters had a few surprises in store for their headlining set at the second weekend of Austin City Limits. "'Cause who wants to do…
Peter Helman | October 11, 2015 - 5:13 pm

Austin City Limits ’07: Sunday In Photos, “Best Of” List

At some point we called this year's Austin City Limits festival "Friday and Sunday heavy," but that shit ain't right; this year's ACL…
Stereogum | September 18, 2007 - 2:01 pm

Ben Kweller Covers Smashing Pumpkins Down By The Water

Aside from consisting of nearly a dozen bands you don't give a shit about, the mall-punk tribute to the Pumpkins curiously contained one guyliner-free anomaly…
Stereogum | June 26, 2007 - 5:40 pm

New Ben Kweller Video – “Penny On The Train Track”

Much as we love Ben Kweller -- tampon-gauzed bloody nose and all -- we're thinking Marilyn "Bubbie" Kweller may be the family star. Oh Ben…
Stereogum | March 9, 2007 - 4:10 pm

America Bring Ryan Adams And Ben Kweller To Letterman

This will be our last America & Friends post (promise). Gerry and Dewey swung up to the Late Show studio to play "Ride On," bringing…
Stereogum | January 17, 2007 - 5:20 pm

New America – “Golden”

As you know, we've been following America's forthcoming record closely; what can we say, we're suckers for indie rock cameos! So finally, here's your first…
Stereogum | January 8, 2007 - 5:00 pm

Toddler-Touring Tips From Mates Of State

Today, the folks at Nerve launch Babble, a site devoted to "the new urban parent." And while that doesn't quite include us yet, it does…
Stereogum | December 13, 2006 - 9:55 am

New America (Featuring Ryan Adams, Ben Kweller and Adam Schlesinger)

We don't expect you to get excited about a new America release. We wouldn't be either, but as we mentioned a few months back, the…
Stereogum | December 7, 2006 - 4:48 pm

Ben Kweller: “Thanks For The Tampon”

We caught up with BK after a serious nosebleed forced the singer/songwriter to cut his ACL set short. Ben explains the cause for the nosebleed…
Scott Lapatine | September 19, 2006 - 6:08 pm

Austin City Limits: Day Three

Gotta make this short 'cause we're waiting to board our flight. (Congratulations! We have 36 channels of DirecTV programming!) Got off to a slow…
Scott Lapatine | September 18, 2006 - 6:23 am

Austin City Limits: Day Two

"Does anyone have a tampon?" asked bloody Ben Kweller yesterday afternoon. The Brooklyn rocker had just taken the AT&T stage, and despite the Tampax now…
Amrit Singh | September 17, 2006 - 5:22 pm

Austin City Limits: Day One

Yesterday was a scorcher, but we managed to wipe the sweat from Amrit's camera lens long enough to snap shots of our favorite bands rockin'
Scott Lapatine | September 16, 2006 - 5:24 pm

New Ben Kweller – “Sundress”

In our neverending quest to keep you informed about our second favorite Stereogum reader (#1 is you), here's audio of the lovely "Sundress," the first…
Scott Lapatine | August 16, 2006 - 1:41 pm