Video: Ben Kweller – “Carelesss” Directed by Steve Hanft. Ben Kweller is a grownup now but he remembers how it feels to be a kid. And as a back-to-school gift for all the little freaks out there, he offers a new song with a message of hope and perseverance. I’m the girl in zebra tights … Continue reading New Ben Kweller video: Carelesss
Video: Ben Kweller – “Heart Attack Kid” Directed by Robert Strange and Ben Kweller. From Circuit Boredom, due sometime soon on the Noise Company. I dig Ben Kweller’s grungy Southern rocker look. It suits him. If you’ve noticed that Kweller has been pretty quiet lately, there’s a very good explanation for that. He and his … Continue reading New Ben Kweller video: Heart Attack Kid
Video: Ben Kweller – “Fight” From Changing Horses, out February 3 on ATO. His publicist calls this “a full-blown, straight-up country affair” but it’s clear that Kweller’s been listening to the Flying Burrito Brothers with the mix of country, gospel, soul, and rock and roll. This is full-blown, straight-up Cosmic American Music. I’m happy to … Continue reading New Ben Kweller video – Fight
In the third of a three-part series covering Lollapalooza 2006, we check out the Hold Steady, Ben Kweller, Andrew Bird, The Shins, Of Montreal, and Wilco.
In the second installment of our coverage of Lollapalooza 2005, we watch people drop like flies as they suffer from heat stroke, and we’re able to catch a few bands between visits to the cooling centers.