Little Whelan’s • Sun 21st January 2024
Ben was born in Manhattan N.Y. and has been playing gigs and writing and recording songs and providing soundz for some time. Guitarist and vocalist Ben brings the integrity and emotional honesty of The Blues to his genre-hopping repertoire of original songs and covers.
Known for his quirky style and use of dynamics, Ben has played at many festivals and venues thru the years – The Dublin Temple Bar Blues festival, Monaghan Harvest Time Jazz Festival, Cork Jazz Festival, The Clifden Arts Festival… and more. Ben has played prestigious venues such as the Ulster Hall, the Gaiety, the Apollo Theatre; and cities from Munich to San Diego to Woodstock New York. He’s also featured and performed on national and regional Irish radio & TV and Regional New York and Polish TV.
He has released seven albums—four studio and three live—and has appeared on several compilations. Check out releases on bandcamp and spotify etc. There are also covers and originals and archival recordings and other artists Ben has recorded on soundcloud.
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€16.50 available online from Whelan’s – 50c per ticket service charge applies.
Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.