EP Launch: Ben River Ben River described as sounding like Rufus Wainwright meets Mumford and Sons launches his debut release EP 'When The Sun Ate The Moon' with his 8-piece band. There is a haunting, dream-like quality to his songs, which can sometimes be reminiscent of Leonard Cohen.Wed 20 May 2015at 08:00 PMArtists PerformingBen River Buy Tickets Singer/Songwriter Ben River was born and raised in West London, Ladbroke Grove, after having played some of the best venues in London, such as 02 Academy, Islington Assembly Hall, The Troubadour and The Water Rats, following UK and European festival dates, radio airplay across the UK, Europe, Australia, USA and a recent supporting slot with BBC award winning duo: Megson, Ben River is now releasing his EP 'When The Sun Ate The Moon'. "Ben River - Singer songwriter and poet playing melodic folk pop and sounding like Rufus Wainwright meets Mumford and Sons meets Tallest Man on Earth." BUG BEAR BOOKINGS "There is a haunting, dream-like quality to his songs, which can sometimes be reminiscent of Leonard Cohen . FOLKSPOT RADIO
Live at The Southern Belle - acoustics to warm up: Ben River: Leena Ojala
BBEvents Presents : THOMAS ASHBY // 10.30 - 11.15 https://www.facebook.com/ThomasAshby?ref=ts&fref=ts MCCREI // 9.45 - 10.15 https://www.facebook.com/Mccrei?fref=ts BEN RIVER // 9.00 - 9.30 https://www.facebook.com/BenRivermusic ORFILA // 8.15 - 8.45 https://www.facebook.com/LouiseOrfilaOfficial?fref=ts LUCKY JACKSON // 7.30 - 8.00 https://www.facebook.com/LuckyJacksonOfficial
Label: New Antique Records
Bio: Poet and songwriter Ben River was brought up in West London, Ladbroke Grove and has been on a weird and wonderful musical journey ever since.
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