After a 13 year-long hiatus, Ben Folds Five has come together for The Sound of the Life of the Mind. Paste has a premiere of a track called “Hold That Thought.” The long-awaited album comes out Sept. 18 and contains 10 new songs.
Ben Folds Five will donate a portion of the proceeds from the album and merchandise ordered from PledgeMusic to Music Education and Music Therapy. The band will also go on tour starting Sept. 13.
Check out the premier of “Hold that Thought” and upcoming tour dates below.
Ben Folds Five Tour Dates:
13- Holyoke, Mass. @ Mountain Park Amphitheatre
14- New York, N.Y. @ Central Park Rumsey Playground
16- Cary, N.C. @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre
18- Atlanta, Ga. @ Tabernacle
19- North Charleston, S.C. @ North Charleston Performing Arts Center
21- Pensacola Beach, Fla. @ DeLuna Fest
23- Dallas, Texas @ Palladium Ballroom
24- Austin, Texas @ Stubbs Waller Creek Amphitheatre
25- Houston, Texas @ Bayou Music Center
27- Council Bluffs, Iowa @ Harrah’s Council Bluffs
28- Kansas City, Miss. @ Starlight
29- Minneapolis, Minn. @ Orpheum
30- Chicago, Ill. @ Chicago Theatre
2- Detroit, Mich. @ The Fillmore Detroit
3- Indianapolis, Ind. @Murat Theatre
5- Buffalo, N.Y. @ Kleinhans
6- Columbia, M.D. @ V Fest at Merriweather Post Pavillion
7- Upper Darby, Pa. @ Tower Theatre
9- Port Chester, N.Y. @The Capitol Theatre
13- Boston, Mass. @ House of Blues