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Ben Folds Five Is a Crowd in ‘Sky High’ Video

Ben Folds Five are currently on the road with fellow '90s alt-pop favorites Guster and Barenaked Ladies, but the iconic nerd-rock trio hole…
By: Kyle McGovern / July 11, 2013

Ben Folds Five Reunion Births Band’s First-Ever Live Album

When Ben Folds Five returned from a 13-year gap between studio albums with 2012's The Sound of the Life of the Mind, SPIN'…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 18, 2013

Watch Ben Folds Five Crack Dick Jokes on ‘Conan’

Ben Folds Five cracked some jokes on Conan last night (January 30) during a rendition of their foul-mouthed wink "Draw a Crowd," from last year'…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 31, 2013

Who Charted? Pink Wins First No. 1, Grizzly Bear Roar

First! After 12 years of fussing with the Billboard 200, Pink finally scores a No. 1 with The Truth About Love. Her sixth…
By: Chris Martins / September 26, 2012

Wayne Coyne and Ke$ha Make Fwends With Ben Folds Five In Nashville

Who's BFF with BFF? Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne and electropop partygirl Ke$ha are! The two joined Ben Folds Five onstage last night at Nashville'…
By: Nicole Sia / September 18, 2012

Ben Folds Five, ‘The Sound of the Life of the Mind’ (ImaVeePee/Sony Legacy)

"Oh, if you're feeling small / And you can't draw a crowd / Draw dicks on the wall," Ben Folds sings on The Sound of…
By: David Peisner / September 13, 2012

Ben Folds Five Return With ‘Erase Me': Preview Their First LP in 13 Years

It's been 13 years since seminal piano-poppers Ben Folds Five released a proper album, but the ringing silence (is that a diminished seventh we hear?)…
By: Chris Martins / September 5, 2012

Bring It On: 8 Essential Teen-Pop Soundtracks

"What do you do with a soundtrack?" James Hunter wondered 27 years ago in "Start Making Sense," a Village Voice roundup. "You listen to it…
By: Chuck Eddy / August 8, 2012

Ben Folds Explains Why He Reunited the Five

Ben Folds was literally in the dark in regards to the idea of reuniting with bassist Robert Sledge and drummer Darren Jessee and bringing their…
By: David Marchese / July 27, 2012

Ben Folds Five’s First Album in 13 Years Due in September

The Five returneth! After over a decade filled with solo projects, collegiate a cappella recording sessions, ill-fated singing competitions, and collaboratio…
By: Devon Maloney / July 16, 2012

Ben Folds Five Reunion Album ‘Happening Fo Sho’

In 2008, the three members of Ben Folds Five (yes, we know) reunited onstage for the first time in almost a decade to perform…
By: Marc Hogan / January 26, 2012

Ben Folds Five Reunite in Chapel Hill!

Deafening applause filled the air as the Ben Folds Five appeared together onstage for the first time in nearly a decade Thursday night to perform…
By: Dane Smith / September 19, 2008

Ben Folds Five to Reunite

Just as fans were finally accepting the death of '90s balladeers Ben Folds Five and embracing each member's respective solo projects, the piano, drum,…
By: William Goodman / September 4, 2008