Musician, composer, arranger, bandleader
Benjamin Scott "Ben" Folds (born September 12, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. From 1995 to 2000, Folds was the frontman and pianist of the alternative rock band Ben Folds Five. After the group temporarily disbanded, Folds performed as a solo artist...Wikipedia
Born: 12th September, 1966, Winston-Salem, NC
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: Ben Folds Five
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Rockin’ the Suburbs is an alternative rock 2001 album by singer/songwriter Ben Folds. His first solo album after leaving his band Ben Folds Five (while still a part of Ben Folds Five, he released an experimental album called Fear of Pop: Volume 1), Rockin’ the Suburbs is also Folds' most popular LP to date, and includes the well-known title track. It was released on the same day as the September 11 attacks. The album was recorded in Adelaide, Australia where Folds was living at the time.
The 2009 Nashville Film festival has featured quite an eclectic mix of films this year. One of the biggest events at the festival was easily the world premiere of William Shatner’s Gonzo Ballet. The film is a mix of documentary and live performance. A few years ago, Shatner and musician Ben Folds collaborated on what ended up being a fantastic album called “Has Been”. The album features some of the country’s best musicians performing with Shatner on songs he wrote the lyrics for. Even Henry Rollins participates in a spoken word call and return with... Read More
Posted by Big_Screen_Ent 5 years ago
I used to do this big rant at the end of some gigs with Ben Folds Five. The band broke into this big heavy metal thing and I started as a joke to scream in a heavy metal falsetto. I found myself saying things like: Feel my pain, I am white, feel my pain.
It`s a tough thing to know that when you`re making your album, you`re going to end up collaborating with, say, Wal-Mart, on your artwork. That just sucks. And the pressure behind getting the numbers real fast is, to me, dizzying.
Mastering the B.S. degree at community college.
A suspended lawyer is forced to enroll in a community college with an eclectic staff and student body.