42 episodes

Ben Fields brings in his favorite artists, entertainers, and friends for a to-the-point conversation about what makes them tick. Recorded in his wood-shop-turned-studio, Ben gets straight to business providing his listeners a window into his guests' lives and minds.

South of Scruffy with Ben Fields Podcast Ben Fields

    • Performing Arts
    • 5.0 • 16 Ratings

Ben Fields brings in his favorite artists, entertainers, and friends for a to-the-point conversation about what makes them tick. Recorded in his wood-shop-turned-studio, Ben gets straight to business providing his listeners a window into his guests' lives and minds.

    #42-Charlie Jennings

    #42-Charlie Jennings

    With A heavy focus on Bonnaroo, Charlie Jennings stops by the shop to outline his savy pivot from concert producer to Covid-19 compliance officer for the film and T.V. industry. After riding the high of a booming concert scene that peaked in 2019, Charlie fills Ben in on the changes that the live music industry is seeing in the pandemic era.

    • 1 hr 23 min
    #41-Cylk Cozart

    #41-Cylk Cozart

    Actor Cylk Cozart darkens the door of the SOS shop to run back through his prolific career in print, film and television. Cylk drops some great anecdotes on his time on set for "White Men Can't Jump" and "Saved by the Bell" while outlining his being discovered by chance on a beach in Miami. Cylk and Ben touch on race issues in 2020 as Cylk provides some perspective on what it's like to grow up as "The Brown Kid" in rural white America.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    #40-Six Pack with Zack #2 - Grady Milligan

    #40-Six Pack with Zack #2 - Grady Milligan

    With gas station craft brews in tow, Zack brings his buddy Grady Milligan by the shop for a chat and a music showcase. While weaving through anecdotes of Zack's new business venture and Grady's new music, the boys set the stage for an in studio performance of Grady's two newest songs. Grady opens up about his recent personal transformation and how his songwriting helps act as an emotional release.

    • 2 hr 8 min
    #39-Sam Thomas

    #39-Sam Thomas

    4 time Grammy Award winning recording engineer Sam Thomas stops by the shop to fill us in on his most recent recording effort with Alicia Keys. Sam lets us in on the nuts and bolts of his producing and writing "Me X 7" for Alicia Keys' latest album "Alicia."

    • 1 hr 10 min
    #38-Chris Durfee

    #38-Chris Durfee

    The Durf Daddy brings a bottle of wine to the shop and peels back the layers of his 30 year film career. Dipping in and out of shop-talk, Chris and Ben recount their best moments on set together, while lightly brushing against their shared afinity for the Grateful Dead.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    #37-Brad Carpenter

    #37-Brad Carpenter

    Brad and Ben recount the highlights of their nearly 30 year friendship turned working relationship. Stories of their overlapping stints in L.A. provide some good groundwork as they weave into their current creative partnership.

    • 1 hr 18 min

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16 Ratings

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