Nick Hornby

EXCLUSIVE: Ben Folds & Nick Hornby Live in NYC

The fourth installment of SPIN's literature-meets-music series Liner Notes found singer-songwriter Ben Folds and novelist Nick Hornby bringing their collaborative album, Lonely Avenue, to life…
Peter Gaston / November 3, 2010

Ben Folds, Nick Hornby Bring Collabo to Life in NYC

Back in 2003, British author Nick Hornby sang the praises of the Ben Folds Five tune "Smoke" in the pages of his essay collection, Songbook.
John Macdonald / October 13, 2010

Ben Folds & Nick Hornby, ‘Lonely Avenue’ (Nonesuch)

Sarah Palin's daughter's baby daddy must be friggin' stoked, bro: On "Levi Johnston Blues," Lonely Avenue's two knights of music nerd-dom use their disarming pop…
William Goodman / September 25, 2010

Ben Folds, Nick Hornby Set for SPIN Benefit in NYC

On October 12, musician Ben Folds will join High Fidelity author Nick Hornby onstage at NYC's Housing Works Bookstore Café for the fourth installment of…
SPIN Staff / September 22, 2010