Tag: Ben Folds Five

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #47: Don’t. Just … Don’t (“Don’t” Songs, Vol. I)

Tell me you love me. Change. Go. Disturb this groove. Or, you know, do the opposite of all those things. Your call. It's cool. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #41: When You Think It’s All Over, It’s Not Over — Questions, Vol. I

In which I execute a pivot so sharp that only John Cleese can effectively prepare the audience for what's about to happen. And so he does....

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Ben Folds Five, PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, NJ, 7/20/13

Platters That Matter podcasters brave the summer heat for Ben Folds Five live....

Ben Folds Five

Music, Popdose Lists

Top 10 Ben Folds Five Songs

Let's review the top 10 songs from Ben Folds Five, shall we?...

Ben Folds Five - The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner

Music, Podcast

Platters That Matter, Episode 3: Ben Folds Five, “The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner”

The third Platters That Matter podcast looks at the third album from this great trio. Whoooooa!...


Popblerd’s Best Albums of 2012: Big Money’s List

Our last best of 2012 list comes from Big Money. Allow him to adorn you with his picks....


The Best Albums of 2012: Mike S.’s Top 10

Mike S. picks his favorites for the year, with a couple of bonuses he couldn't bear to not talk about....

Rush (2012)

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2012: Chris Holmes’s Favorite Albums of the Year

Chris Holmes breaks it down to give you his favorite albums of the year that was 2012....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: November 30, 2012

The Friday Five: show us yours, and we'll show you ours!...


We Saw It!: Ben Folds Five @ the House of Blues Boston 10/13/12

Having seen two Ben Folds performances prior to Saturday night’s show at the House of Blues in Boston, I knew I was in for a good time...

CD Reviews, Music

Fandango: On Ben Folds Five, Nostalgia, and the Lies I Ought to Tell

I am an objective reviewer. I have listened to a record. This record is by Ben Folds Five. It is called The Sound of the Life of the Mind....

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Ben Folds Five, “The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind”

Is it really the BF5 or an unreasonable facsimile? You decide!...


Spin Cycle: Ben Folds Five, The Sound of the Life of the Mind

Folds. Sledge. Jessee. Together again, doin' what they do and doin' it well....


The Viewfinder: Ben Folds Five, “Do It Anyway”

Ben Folds Five has released the first video from their new record, "The Sound of the Life of the Mind", and "Do It Anyway" features...


Popblerd New Release Report 9/18/12: Holy Shit!

There's no maybe about the fact that this release date is packed to the goods with music. Everyone from Band of Horses to Michael Jackson...


The Singles Bar: Ben Folds Five, “Erase Me”

Ben Folds Five premiere their brand new song, "Erase Me" from the trio's first album in thirteen years!...


Sounds…Lives…Minds…Ben Folds Five Are Back!

It's getting closer! A release date, album title and tour dates for Ben Folds Five have all been announced. Check us out for details!...


Discography Fever: Ben Folds

Fiercely talented pianist, purveyor of smart-ass wit, humanist and surprisingly moving storyteller, encyclopedic and agreeably nerdy...

Listmania, Music

Popdose 2011: Mike Duquette’s Top Catalogue Projects

According to crazy people, next year will see the wholesale demise of compact discs as well as the heroic efforts of Jon Cusack saving...

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Ween’s “Ocean Man” (1997)

Ween is one of those fantastic, cult-beloved quirky bands too interesting to ever be extremely popular that should have been one of those...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Papas Fritas

The Boston-area band released only three albums before breaking up in 2000, but have reunited for a series of shows in Europe. Robert Cass...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 9/10/10

El Ten Eleven – Hotcakes from Every Direction Is North (2007) Ben Folds Five – She Don’t Use Jelly from Lounge-A-Palooza...


Hooks 'N' You, Music

Hooks ‘N’ You: Will Harris Remembers Will Owsley

Will Harris remembers the pure pop majesty of Will Owsley, and laments his untimely death....


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Ben Folds Five in New York City, March ’96

Another new year quietly began this morning, and as I cleared the snow off of my porch here in Bootleg City, I was feeling quite...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Matthew McConaughey’s Favorite Songs of the Late ’90s

Hey, y’all. Matthew McConaughey here, fillin’ in for Mr. Mayor of Bootleg City this week. Cassanova gave me a jingle-jangle the...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 9/04/09

Last week marked the final edition of Tom Werman’s run on our Producers column and, in the course of his finale, he mentioned a...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Amanda Palmer, “Who Killed Amanda Palmer”

I remember when the Dresden Dolls first came out. All my friends who knew my tastes told me I had to check them out, that I would love this...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 6/26/09

Don’t just do something — stand there! Ben Folds Five – Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head from Burt Bacharach: One...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Paul Steel, “Moon Rock”

Some things just don’t go quite the way they’re planned. For instance, I was supposed to be over the moon and in love with...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Anti-Love Songs (Love Stinks)”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Ever been dumped?  Stings, don’t it?  We know.  Believe me, we at Popdose know.  Last year,...