Posts tagged "ben kweller"

Watch Queen, Polica, the War on Drugs, Ben Kweller Peform on TV Last Night

Last night brought a veritable smorgasbord of musical performances on television. We've collected them for you in order of each act's experience on the small…
By: Devon Maloney / April 26, 2012

First Spin: Download Ben Kweller’s ‘Mean to Me’

Like so many great songs, Ben Kweller's new power-pop tune "Mean to Me" was inspired by somebody being an asshole. The track was the first…
By: SPIN Staff / January 18, 2012

SPIN.com’s Best of the Week

Is it just us, or is the whole world going crazy? Thriller is headed to Broadway. Reformed drug addict Amy Winehouse is planning to record…
By: SPIN Staff / February 7, 2009

New Albums from Von Bondies, Ben Kweller, and 6 More

Here's a rundown of the essential albums available online and in record stores today:…
By: SPIN Staff / February 2, 2009

Ben Kweller on New Song’s “Cocaine Vibe”

Changing Horses, Ben Kweller's country-leaning new album, arrives Feb. 3 via ATO Records. One of its best songs is "Sawdust Man," a slow groove with…
By: William Goodman / January 9, 2009

Ben Kweller Talks About “Dark” Record

Indie-rocker Ben Kweller spent his youth listening to classic rock and country, and developing his musical skills with help from his dad's close friend (and…
By: William Goodman / October 28, 2008

Ben Kweller Reviews S.F.’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fest

This past weekend, San Francisco's Golden Gate Park welcomed the eighth annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, with its truly eclectic bill, including Gogol Bordello, Emmylou…
By: SPIN Staff / October 9, 2008

Radiohead, Buzzcocks, My Morning Jacket Featured on ‘Choke’ Soundtrack

Contrary to internet murmurs earlier this week, Radiohead won't be providing the entire score to the movie adaptation of Choke, a novel by Fight Clu…
By: Joseph Coscarelli / August 14, 2008