Ben Folds Five Detail Reunion Album, ‘The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind’


    Alt-rock veterans Ben Folds Five will finally return this year with their first full-length since 1999’s The Unauthorized Biography of Reinhold Messner. The new album is entitled The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind, and it’s due out September 18 via ImaVeePee/Sony. In the meantime, the band is raising funds for charities and giving away exclusive goodies over at PledgeMusic.

    In promotion for the album, the trio will head out on tour this fall, hitting the U.S., Australia, Ireland and the UK. Check out the band’s tour schedule and the previously released The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind track “Do It Anyway” below. 



    Ben Folds Five tour dates:

    09.13 Holyoke, MA: Mountain Park Amphitheatre
    09.14 New York, NY: Central Park Rumsey Playground
    09.16 Cary, NC: Koka Booth Amphitheatre
    09.18 Atlanta, GA: Tabernacle
    09.19 North Charleston, SC: North Charleston Performing Arts Center
    09.21 Pensacola Beach, FL: DeLuna Fest
    09.23 Dallas, TX: Palladium Ballroom
    09.24 Austin, TX: Stubbs Waller Creek Amphitheatre
    09.25 Houston, TX: Bayou Music Center
    09.28 Kansas City, MO: Starlight
    10.02 Detroit, MI: The Fillmore Detroit
    10.05 Buffalo, NY: Kleinhas
    11.10 Melbourne, Australia: Harvest Festival – Werribee Park
    11.17 Sydney, Australia: Harvest Festival – Parramatta Park
    11.18 Brisbane, Australia: Harvest Festival – Botanic Gardens
    11.23 Bristol, England: O2 Academy
    11.24 Nottingham, England: Rock City
    11.26 Dublin, Ireland: Vicar Street
    11.29 Manchester, England: O2 Apollo
    11.30 Glasgow, Scotland: O2 Academy
    12.01 Leeds, England: O2 Academy
    12.03 Birmingham, England: O2 Academy
    12.04 London, England: O2 Academy Brixton
    12.05 London, England: O2 Academy Brixton