With the launch of his new label, The Noise Company, Texan alt-rocker Ben Kweller is better placed than ever to deliver his unabashed guitar-driven melodies to a world that so desperately needs re-education on how the most primal elements of songwriting and performance are often the most effective – check Australian tour dates here. But a new record label isn’t the [...]
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Over the past decade Ben Kweller has established himself as one of the U.S’s most treasured songwriters. His hearty songs and infectious charm have endeared him to many, and he now stands poised for an Australian return in 2012.
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What a fine way to spend a Wednesday night. Grab something to eat, quiet beer – and then head on down Swanston St and spend the evening listening to one of Texas’s proudest musical exports in Ben Kweller.
Everybody’s favourite Texan, Ben Kweller is back in Australia. Having almost completed a brand new album which is due for release next year, he’s found himself down-under once again – most likely because we love him so freaking much!
In a recent interview with WatchOutFor | Music to promote his upcomming Australian tour, Kweller released a few important details about the new album, and when it will be out…
As you may or may not be aware of, Texas gunslinger (not really) Ben Kweller is coming to Australia soon, and he’s bringing up-and-comers Delta Force along for the ride.
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