Following the release of Hendra – his first solo album in over 30 years – sometime DJ, sometime author and one-time Everything But The Girl songsmith Ben Watt, makes his debut Australian visit this August performing solo and intimate mode for shows in Sydney and Melbourne only.
Featuring collaborations with Suede’s Bernard Butler and Berlin-based producer Ewan Pearson, Hendra is the meeting of worlds: languid folk, distorted rock and fizzing electronics. Hendra (live)
Performing both acoustic and electric, Ben Watt brings material from Hendra plus other works to Melbourne’s National Gallery of Victoria as a part of their Friday Nights At Italian Masterpieces musical selection and will also perform at Sydney’s The Basement. Tickets for these exclusive shows are on-sale Friday August 9th.