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BEN KWELLER HAPPY TO BE ‘ON MY WAY’

FOREWORD: Gracious pop-rooted singer-songwriter Ben Kweller was taught to play guitar by his father, a Greenville, Texas-based doctor whose school buddy, veteran rock guitarist, Nils Lofgren, got the talented thirteen-year-old a record contract. But when Kweller’s over-hyped teen combo, Radish, couldn’t get decent mainstream exposure for ’93 debut, Restraining Bolt, he resourcefully moved on to a successful solo career.

I got to do a phoner with Kweller in ’04, when he was promoting commendable live-in-the-studio album, On My Way. In

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