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Craig Ismaili on 09/16/15 - 06:41 AM
Ben Folds' So There is now streaming on NPR.
Jason Tate on 09/04/15 - 12:31 PM
Ben Folds and ymusic will release their new album, So There, on September 11th. You can stream the first new song called "Capable of Anything" can be heard on NPR.
Keagan Ilvonen on 06/12/15 - 03:41 PM
Ben Folds posted a lengthy note on his Facebook page introducing his new album.
I donít recall ever being quite so excited about an album Iím making. Iíll let you decide if thatís a good thing or not. Itís just that we donít often get to make a record that weíve never heard before. I LOVE my band on this record - NYCís almost classical sextet, yMusic. Love 'em musically and personally. They are pushing me. Collectively and individually theyíve been on quite a few great recordings (Sufjan Stevens, Bjork, Dirty Projectors, Bon Iver, Blake Mills and lots of other stuff) since most of the group graduated Julliard nearly a decade ago. Then thereís their new cellist, Gabe who just got out of...
Jason Tate on 01/23/15 - 11:20 AM
Ben Folds has announced an Australian tour with the backing of a full symphony orchestra. Dates in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 06/30/14 - 01:19 PM
Ben Folds Five is releasing a live album on June 4.
Recorded in 2012-2013 on their first tour in more than a decade, this new set - available on CD as well as double vinyl - is comprised of high-energy live versions of some of the band's most beloved classics.

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Jason Tate on 04/19/13 - 10:59 AM
Another full Bonnaroo stream: Check out Ben Folds Five's set in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 06/12/12 - 09:17 AM
For a donation of $88 to the Nashville Symphony, you can get an autographed piano key from Ben Folds. The keys were salvaged from pianos ruined in the 2010 Nashville floods. All funds raised will go to the Nashville Symphonyís Annual Campaign, which supports the orchestra's artistic and educational programs.
Jason Tate on 05/02/12 - 12:36 PM
Ben Folds Five are in the studio working on a new album. Look for a spring release.
Jason Tate on 01/26/12 - 10:37 AM
Head here to stream the new Ben Folds Five song, "House".

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Kyle Huntington on 08/24/11 - 06:31 AM
Pre-order Ben Folds' 3-disc retrospective The Best Imitation Of Myself here. The single-disc Greatest Hits version is also available for pre-order here.

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Matthew Tsai on 08/04/11 - 11:13 AM
Ben Folds will release The Best Imitation of Myself: A Retrospective, a 3-disc career retrospective, on October 11th. The album will contain 3 brand new Ben Folds Five songs, recorded this year.

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Matthew Tsai on 07/29/11 - 03:53 PM
Check the replies for a video of Ben Folds covering Ke$ha's "Sleazy."
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/03/11 - 07:59 PM
Head to the replies to watch Mark Hoppus and Ben Folds singing a classic Christmas tune for everyone.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/01/10 - 06:31 PM
Ben Folds has posted new tour dates on his site.
Keagan Ilvonen on 09/17/10 - 01:50 PM
Ben Folds' new album can be preoredered here in several different packages.

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Blake Solomon on 08/21/10 - 02:15 PM
Artwork for Ben Folds upcoming album with Nick Hornby album can be seen here.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 06/14/10 - 08:15 PM
At his concert last night in Dayton, Ohio, Ben Folds revealed that he has completed his new album with Nick Hornsby and that it will be released in September.

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Thomas Nassiff on 04/20/10 - 03:44 AM
Ben Folds' second (and apparently last) Chatroulette video is in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 04/03/10 - 10:13 AM
Ben Folds played on chatroulette at his show last night in Charlotte, NC. Head to the replies to witness Ben's usual antics.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/21/10 - 10:25 AM
At Ben Folds' Indiana University show last night, he announced he is currently working on a new record with English writer Nick Hornby writing the lyrics, and Folds writing the music.

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Adam Pfleider on 09/28/09 - 12:34 PM
On April 28, Ben Folds will release University A Capella!, a collection of college a capella groups doing renditions of his songs. Read more about this ambitious project in the replies.
Anton Djamoos on 03/25/09 - 09:44 AM
Ben Folds' new album can now be pre-ordered through iTunes.

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Rohan Kohli on 08/27/08 - 10:51 AM
Ben Folds has posted a new song on myspace called "The Bitch Went Nutz."

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Anton Djamoos on 08/09/08 - 07:56 AM
You can read a press release for Ben Folds' new album, Way to Normal, in the replies.
Steve Henderson on 07/21/08 - 10:29 AM
Steve Henderson on 07/09/08 - 12:17 AM
A user has reported in from a Ben Folds show at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA.
Fans Report InDuring the show he played a new song called "Hiroshima (Ba-Ba-Benny Fell)" which he said is about him falling off the stage while on tour in Japan. Also, he mentioned the new record is done and will be out in September. And for a surprise guest, Moby joined him onstage to play synth for about two minutes of a song.

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Adrian Villagomez on 05/01/08 - 05:11 PM
Head to the replies to watch a video of Ben Folds and Talib Kweli in the studio recording with Novel as he works on his debut album, The Audiobiography. The song, "I Am," features a sample from the Ben Folds song "The Luckiest."
Rohan Kohli on 03/31/08 - 08:01 PM
Like Ben Folds, John Mayer is hosting his own cruise next year called The Mayercraft Carrier. The event will take place between February 1-4,2008 and will leave from Miami, FL. The cruise will feature sets by John Mayer in nightclub-like settings as well as performances by a dozen or so other hand-picked artists.
Jamie Pham on 08/03/07 - 02:51 PM
The Ben Folds Experience that was slated for next February has been canceled.
Jamie Pham on 07/31/07 - 10:45 PM
Tickets for the Ben Folds Experience will go on sale starting tomorrow.
Jamie Pham on 06/12/07 - 09:16 PM
Ben Folds is asking fellow talented musicians to join him on "vacation" in Feb '08. To find out more, read his myspace blog here.

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Jamie Pham on 04/25/07 - 12:55 PM
Ben Folds has announced a North American tour, which will see him perform at a string of East Coast college campuses, as well as a handful of regular venues.
Tour DatesWorchester, MA Plourde Recreation Center/Assumption College (March 24)
Allentown, PA Memorial Hall Gymnasium/Muhlenberg College (25)
Blacksburg, VA Burruss Hall Auditorium/Virginia Tech Univ. (27)
Chapel Hill, NC Memorial Hall (28)
Indiana, PA Memorial Fieldhouse/Indiana Univ. of Pennsylvania (30)
Charlottesville, VA University of Virginia Springfest (31)
Normal, IL Braden Auditorium/Illinois State Univ. (April 2)
E. Lansing, MI MSU Concert Auditorium (3)
Toronto, Ontario Kool Haus (6)
Ann Arbor, MI Michigan...
Rohan Kohli on 03/09/07 - 11:56 PM
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