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Benjamin Russell / Press

"…experience this uber-talented, charming, and endearing musician."

“Benjamin Russell‘s excellent new album is an amalgam of avant-garde modernity, earthy tradition, and Brian Eno-like eccentricity.”

"Combining elements from his punk era with his better remembered electronic Miracle ‘80s pop career, Russell is nothing if not prolific..."

“<< ...son nouvel album, Rockhill, une oeuvre originale impressionnante... l. Benjamin possède une large gamme vocale expressive et il est aussi un multi-instrumentaliste talenteux. >>”

"... his new CD, Rockhill, an impressive, original work... Benjamin has a wide and expressive vocal range and is a talented multi-instrumentalist."

"I love this (ROCKHILL) CD. It brings elements from the exciting times of the late sixties and early seventies and makes it fresh and new again, sounding totally modern."

“An impressive display of staccato, claw hammer style of guitar playing... His voice is smooth and tuneful, evocative of Ian McCulloch from Echo & The Bunnymen.”


"Benjamin Russell has a very special talent."

Sunday Express

"Benjamin Russell did a fantastic show. The interaction was almost unbelievable."

The Plant

"A sound and persona of his own."


"His style, voice and playing are right on the money."

Fanfare Magazine

"A master of the crafty melodic hook."

Graffiti Magazine

"...may emerge in time as one of our better singer-songwriters."

The Montreal Star

"Russell is loaded with talent!"

The Hamilton Spectator