Dear Ben Nichols's Blog – June 2011 Archive (3)

My Interview with Australian Singer/Songwriter Jen Buxton, formerly of Like....Alaska

Australian singer-songwriter Jen Buxton, formerly of Like… Alaska, is easily one my new favorite artists. Her debut solo record Don’t Change Your Plans for Me deals honestly (often times brutally) with love, heartbreak, autonomy, and the hard and not-so-simple art of getting over someone. I was lucky enough to catch up with Jen to… Continue

Added by Dear Ben Nichols on June 30, 2011 at 6:30am — No Comments

My Interview with Frank Turner


I feel like there isn’t much I can say about Frank Turner that hasn’t already been said. Terms like “brilliant,” “hero,” and “funny,” to “bastard,” “hypocrite,” and “irreverent” get thrown around left and right. No matter what side of the camp you’re on, though, you’ve gotta admit he just plain gets to you. I was able to catch up with the beardy god, and we…


Added by Dear Ben Nichols on June 26, 2011 at 5:00am — 4 Comments

My Interview with Frank Turner, or "Six Questions: This Ain't No 'Tiger Beat'"

I've never conducted an interview like this before, and I don't exactly know quite what to say in this here introduction, except, maybe, to answer Frank Turner's question to me: Tennessee, because it got me through the lowest point in my life to date. Very cathartic. 1372 Overton Park has my heart in a way the others don't, though, because it's mostly cheerful and fun and kinda dancey, and I'm at a point in my life where I've nothing but cause to be cheerful and fun… Continue

Added by Dear Ben Nichols on June 2, 2011 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

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