ARTIST: Ben Cameron
HOMETOWN: Darien, CT
CURRENT LOCATION: Nashville, TN
AMBITIONS: Create a world in which I’m able to write every day and play out every night.
TURN-OFFS: In-authenticity, and lazy lyrics.
TURN-ONS: A sharp sense of humor, harmonies, and a bridge that makes me hit rewind again and again.
DREAM GIG: Madison Square Garden… duh.
FAVORITE LYRIC: Huh (scratches head, scrunches face). Right now, it’s probably “One and one-half wandering Jews/ Free to wander wherever they choose.” in “Hearts & Bones” by Paul Simon.
CRAZIEST PERSON I KNOW: My girlfriend, Alexa.
SONG I WISH I WROTE: “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes”
5 PEOPLE I’D MOST LIKE TO HAVE DINNER WITH: Paul McCartney, Graham Nash, Cole Porter, Steve Martin, and my maternal grandfather.
MY FAVORITE CONCERT EXPERIENCE: Beach Boys @ Wembley Arena. 6/24/91
I WROTE THIS SONG: I Think I Know I Love You