The FADER


I interned with The FADER in 2015.  I mostly handled transcriptions and fact-checking, but I also wrote blog posts, premiered tracks and published my first feature interview.

Jain Is A Third Culture Kid Ready To Make Her Mark


Ben conducted the first English interview with French singer-songwriter Jain, three years before the “Makeba” artist was nominated for a Grammy.


You Need To Hear Patrick Cowley’s ‘70s-Era Porn Soundtracks


A collection of posthumous deep-cuts from the maestro of muscly smut. 


Moxie’s “How To Feel” Is A Cuffing Season Anthem For The Brokenhearted


Before she was Moxie Raia, before she was opening for Justin Bieber, she was just—Moxie. You might want to put your phone on Airplane Mode for this one.

You can read the rest of Ben’s writing for The FADER here.