Ben Ward Music
making music. diving deeper. living life. loving olivia. oh, and trying not to be the fat husband.

Tag archive: bruce-springsteen [ 2 ]

Crossroads

One of my favorite shows on TV is CMT Crossroads. It pairs a country artist with an artist from another genre (usually pop/rock). They sing each others’ songs and chat it up about their various musical experiences. There are a few duds, but I love a lot of them. One of my favorite games to play is “Who would be your Crossroads artist?” I love thinking about doing the show and what artist I would get to meet and collaborate […]

Live, Live, Live

A couple months ago I posted a status on Twitter/Facebook stating that I loved live albums and asking people for their favorites.  I got a great response.  Lots of classics.  So I decided to follow that up with a list of my favorites in no particular order… James Taylor – Live – Great musicianship and, of course, songs.  No overdubs! Coldplay – LeftRightLeftRightLeft – The enthusiasm of the crowd is amazing. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – Live […]