Will Oldham V

BE: I’m Ben Evans. Today, January 18th, 2017, I’m pleased to be joined again by my friend—the musician, actor, and human being—Will Oldham; a Will Oldham who I presume is quite tan having just returned from Jamaica. Will, welcome. How are you? WO: I’m pretty good today. Today feels like a pretty good day. BE:… More

In Good Faith

As beautiful as it is relevant, here’s Will Oldham performing his new song, “In Good Faith”. LYRICS In good faith: Rocks are buried beneath tons of earth to become diamonds With the gift of the sunlight the kudzu vine goes climbing I open my heart to a world not of my making We open our… More

Will Oldham IV

Will Oldham, aka Bonnie “Prince” Billy, discusses transcendence, Jason Molina, and “The Big Short” in an exclusive audio interview. More

Will Oldham plays Leonard Cohen

Will Oldham aka Bonnie “Prince” Billy covers Leonard Cohen’s “Hunter’s Lullaby”. Will Oldham is a musician and actor living in Louisville, Kentucky. Since 1993, he has released over twenty albums as Palace Brothers, Palace Music, Palace Songs, and the pseudonym under which he has recorded for the past seventeen years, Bonnie “Prince” Billy. As an… More

Will Oldham

A conversation about God, life, and love with a beautiful human being and one of America’s finest songwriters. More

Bonnie “Prince” Billy

Bonnie “Prince” Billy sings Hank Williams and two traditional folk songs, the second acapella, in this beautiful session recorded in Louisville, Kentucky. More

Classics: Will Oldham Interview

Will Oldham joins me again, and this interview gives me chills. In an inspiring and introspective conversation, one of America’s greatest songwriters thoughtfully discusses tenets by which he works and lives, and why fear isn’t in the cards. More

Will Oldham II

Will Oldham joins me again, and this interview gives me chills. In an inspiring and introspective conversation, one of America’s greatest songwriters thoughtfully discusses tenets by which he works and lives, and why fear isn’t in the cards. More

Wordle

More than changing the way information is shared, expanding communities, or aiding social advocacy, I love the Internet because it allows me to waste copious amounts of time while still feeling like I’m doing something productive (like reading the news), or interesting (like reading brilliant and hilarious blogs), or educational (like learning about nature). I… More

January 2011

As we leave 2010, I can’t help but reflect upon how my conception of art and the overall aesthetic of Fogged Clarity have shifted over the past two years. When we began this project, the unifying theme behind the journal was to publish work that was a response to, or expression of, hurt. I recognize… More

Will Oldham

Ben goes on an aural adventure with musician and actor Will Oldham, known to many as Bonnie “Prince” Billy. More

Bonnie Prince Billy

Uncut and unedited, Bonnie “Prince” Billy records three tracks in a Kentucky studio for this Fogged Clarity Session. More