"Born and raised in Sydney, Ben started playing guitar and writing songs since the age of 15. From early days, his constant exposure to a broad range of musical influences, like Irish Folk, traditional country and classic standards, through to Australian 'Pub Rock' and modern pop, has led Ben to develop an appreciation and knowledge for many styles of Music. different levels. The first single from Slow Burn, 'Truck Stop Honey', has been a hit all around Australia and was nominated as a finalist in the Tamworth Songwriters Association Awards for Contemporary Song of the Year (2013). Once again Ben was acknowleged as one of Australia's great emerging talents by securing a spot in the final 15 for the 34th Toyota Star Maker competition 2013."
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