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Ben Folds Five wants to be the Bobcats house band

Nov 5, 2012, 7:55 AM EDT

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When you think NBA timeout music, piano-driven indie rock is not what usually comes to mind… then again, if it stops “Gangnam Style” from being played one more time it would be worth it.

And it may be coming to a Bobcats game soon.

Check out this twitter exchange begun by Ben Folds (of Ben Folds Five):

I like it.

Sure, Ben Fold’s biggest hit was “Brick,” which may not be the ideal song title for an NBA team, but in the Bobcats case it may be appropriate. And again, less Gangnam Style is good for all of us.

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