Benjamin Booker

Benjamin Booker

 

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Benjamin Booker (born Benjamin Roderick Evans; June 14, 1989) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He cites The Gun Club, Blind Willie Johnson and T. Rex as influences.[2] His music was described by the Chicago Tribune as "a raw brand of blues/boogie/soul,",[3] by The Independent as "frenzied guitar-strumming and raw, soulful vocals that are hair-raising in intensity"[4] and by SPIN as "bright, furious, explosive garage rock."[1]

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Witness
 
Witness is the second studio album by American musician Benjamin Booker.
Believe
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Believe is a song by musical artist Benjamin Booker, released on May 23, 2017.
Right On You
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Right on You is a song by musical artist Benjamin Booker, released on April 19, 2017.
Spoonful
Song
Spoonful is a song by musical artist Benjamin Booker, released on March 17, 2017.

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Benjamin Booker
  –  October 20, 2017
Benjamin Booker is an American musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He cites The Gun Club, Blind Willie Johnson and T. Rex as influences. His music was described by the Chicago Tribune as "a raw brand of blues/boogie/soul," by The Independent as ...
WHEEL OF TUNES: BENJAMIN BOOKER
  –  October 19, 2017
For artists like Benjamin Booker, the New Orleans-based musician who’s been carving his name in the blues rock scene since 2012, it takes time. After finishing his self-titled debut LP in 2014, Booker took a brief break to focus on writing new material.
Benjamin Booker moves forward at Thalia Hall
  –  October 16, 2017
With a smirk and a wave, Benjamin Booker thanked those who dared to rock and roll on a Monday night; or maybe he thanked them for daring to stay for something — or someone new. The musician, whose blend of rockabilly and blues on his self-titled debut ...
Benjamin Booker Embraces Unpleasant Truths on Witness
  –  October 5, 2017
Such was the case for Benjamin Booker, who found both personal refuge and artistic ... The Mexico detour gave the 28-year-old Virginia Beach-born songwriter and musician the space to take a breather from the demands of touring life and to plot what would ...
Benjamin Booker
  –  October 20, 2017
Benjamin Booker is an American musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He cites The Gun Club, Blind Willie Johnson and T. Rex as influences. His music was described by the Chicago Tribune as "a raw brand of blues/boogie/soul," by The Independent as ...
'I decided to be active': why Benjamin Booker is not covering up his feelings anymore
  –  October 25, 2017
Most people just avoid it altogether, but Benjamin Booker came up with a list and made an album called Witness. Booker grew up in Florida, influenced by soul, punk and gospel music. His debut album got a lot of critial acclaim a few years ago, and as much ...
To Do Today: The War on Drugs, Jennifer Egan, and Benjamin Booker
  –  October 23, 2017
7 p.m. at 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. Virginia Beach-born singer/songwriter Benjamin Booker performs at 9:30 Club. 7 p.m. at 815 V St. NW. $20. Songbyrd Music House welcomes folk artist Willie Watson. 8 p.m. at 2477 18th St. NW. $17–$20.
Benjamin Booker
  –  October 20, 2017
Benjamin Booker is an American musician, singer, songwriter and guitarist. He cites The Gun Club, Blind Willie Johnson and T. Rex as influences. His music was described by the Chicago Tribune as "a raw brand of blues/boogie/soul," by The Independent as ...
WHEEL OF TUNES: BENJAMIN BOOKER
  –  October 19, 2017
For artists like Benjamin Booker, the New Orleans-based musician who’s been carving ... Then he brought on Shawn Everett, the Grammy-winning music engineer known for his work with everyone from Alabama Shakes to Perfume Genius, to handle mixing.
Benjamin Booker ready to expand his horizons in Salt Lake City
  –  September 8, 2017
Benjamin Booker is 28 years old, but a conversation with the punk rock-infused blues singer-songwriter reveals an old-soul wisdom that is at the root of his powerful music. Booker is a Florida native who grew up in the punk rock music scene. After ...
Benjamin Booker interview: 'I think it's important for people to have death on their minds - to realise this is it'
  –  August 31, 2017
Benjamin Booker is raring to go. He just stepped off the stage at ... one of the most prestigious music schools in America, and brought in gorgeous, summery psychedelic tones on the record that balanced out its darker themes. “He [Sam] understands ...

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