Yes! The drought has broken people!

benfink and band are very excited to be playing their first gig in many many moons

10th April 2014

at the great and wonderful Camelot Lounge in Marrickville

benfink

Come hear benfink and his most excellent band,

do their roots/soul/folk/jazz/groove sonic mix of mayhem and bliss,

this concert will be the first airing of exciting new material that's heading towards their new album


benfink - vocals and guitars

Zoe Hauptman - bass, vocals

Evan Mannell - drums

Brendan St Ledger - piano

Mark Elliot - Saxophones

Dale Caldwell - vocals

Plus special guests

Tix are $20 +bf presale or $25 on the door.

Doors – 7.00pm, show 8.00pm

Table bookings for groups of 8 or more only – email them for table reservations AFTER you have prebooked…
Delicious food (including pizza!) available. Fully licensed – NO BYO

All ages welcome (but under 18′s must be accompanied by an adult)

 

 

 

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come here, come hear
Dear lovers of incandescence and shadows,
Dale Caldwell and I,
now known forever more as
Close to Forever,
are happy to announce
we are putting on a little show,

730pm Saturday 9th November 2013

joining us will be the most talented Tanya Sparke

It's at a friends lovely warehouse in Newtown.
Hot drinks and nibbly bits will be on offer,
not to mention our brand spanking new limited edition EP!

Bookings and info >>>>> http://www.trybooking.com/DRBO

Seats are limited to 50, (half sold out already)

 

 

 

BEN FINK with the string drum band

come here, come hear
a new angle,
a few new songs,
and some re-interpreted old ones too
...jazz rhythm section + strings + songs = the string drum band

its my first gig at the legendary 505
looking forward to playing their new grand piano
its going to be a good one, hope you to see you


Ben Fink - vocals, guitar, piano
Zoe Hauptman - bas, vocals
Tim Bradley - drums
Kate Adams - cello, vocals
Angelo Berardi - violin, trumpet, melodica


at Sydney's best post-underground venue
where: 505 - 280 Cleveland st Surry Hills
when: Sat 13 Nov @ 8pm 2010

admission: $15 / $10  
CD “continue to breathe normally …” will be on sale on the night $20.

 

 


 

BENFINK & CHRISTA HUGHES
Do the Adelaide Guitar Festival 25-28 Nov 2010 !!!

Ben and Christa come together to share their love for the old time blues,
to do some fingerpickin' soul stirrin' big mama blues, jazz and more.
There's lots of other amazing acts as well, so come down and make a trip of it!


where: Adelaide International Guitar Festival 2010

when: Saturday 27th November @ 7pm.
bookings: http://www.bass.net.au
admission: $25 / $30

 

 

 

ABSOLUTE GALLERY

BEN FINK & DALE CALDWELL - CLOSE TO FOREVER
Special Duo Performance
Where: 66 Bondi rd,
When: 29 July 2010, 8pm
Entry: $10 donation
An evening soiree at the Absolute gallery, a lovely room with nice acoustics, good chai,
great people and other treats. This will be our second time at Absolute, and we’ll be doing a 1/2 hr set
of new songs around 9pm or so.

There will be other acts too, more to come...


 

BEN FINK with band
Ben Fink - vocals and guitars
Jonathan Zwartz - bass
Evan Mannell - drums
Blair Greenberg - percussion
Matt McMahon - keys
Trevor Brown - saxophones
Rick Falkiner - guitar

and very special guest
Dale Caldwell - vocals

LUCINDA PETERS
Doing a solo vocal and double bass set - a rare treat not to be missed

TREVOR BROWN
Come witness the unique and wonderous talents of multi-instrumentalist Trevor Brown as he loops
and swoons you into sonic mayhem and tonal bliss nirvana all at the same time

at Sydney's best underground venue
where: Qirkz, for location email info@qirkz.com
when: Thursday 4th March @ 8pm. bookings: info@qirkz.com

admission: $25 / $20 - $15 kids under 15  
CD “continue to breathe normally …” will be on sale on the night $20.

 

 

ABSOLUTE GALLERY
BEN FINK & DALE CALDWELL
Special Duo Performance
Where: 66 Bondi rd,
When: 4 Feb 2010, 8pm
Entry: $5 donation
An evening soiree at the Absolute gallery, a lovely room with nice acoustics, good chai,
great people and other treats. We’ll be doing a 1/2 hr set around 9pm or so.

 

 

DOUBLE BILL WITH MIRIAM LIEBERMAN

at Sydney's best underground venue
where: Qirkz, for location email info@qirkz.com
when: Saturday 26th September @ 8pm. bookings: info@qirkz.com

admission: $25 / $20 - $15 kids under 15  
CD “continue to breathe normally …” will be on sale on the night $20.

with Jonathan Zwartz, Toby Hall, Blair Greenberg, Rick Falkiner

 

OPERA HOUSE CONCERT HALL
supporting the Mingus Big Band
where: Sydney Opera House, Circular Quay
when: March 1 @ 7pm.
with Matt McMahon, Toby Hall and special guest Jonathan Zwartz

 

DOUBLE BILL WITH LUCINDA PETERS
where: the Basement , Reiby Place Circular Quay
when: Thursday 5th Feb @ 9pm. bookings: 9251 2797
tickets: $20 / $15   tickets & CD special price: $30 / $25
CD “continue to breathe normally …” will be on sale on the night $20.

with Brett Hirst, Toby Hall, Matt McMahon, Mark Eliott, Simon Barker


DOUBLE BILL WITH LUCINDA PETERS
Special guest Rick Falkiner (guitar)
where: Mittagong Playhouse, cnr Old Hume Hwy and Bowral rd
when: Sunday October 26th @ 3pm. bookings: 0410330363
tickets: $15 / $10 (concession)
CD “continue to breathe normally …” will be on sale on the night $20.


ABSOLUTE GALLERY
Where: 66 Bondi rd,
When: 6 Nov 2008, 8pm
Entry: $5 donation
An evening soiree at the Absolute gallery, a lovely room with nice acoustics, good chai,
great people and other treats. I’ll be doing a 1/2 hr set around 8 15pm or so. Wayne Gillespie is the other act on
the night, and afterwards theres always the possibility of a jam, so who knows....


CD LAUNCH
with special guests Lucinda Peters and Kaya

where: The Basement, Reiby Place Circular Quay
when: Tuesday November 18 @ 8pm. bookings: 9251 2797
tickets: $20 / $15 (concession). tickets & CD special price: $30 / $25 (concession)
CD “continue to breathe normally …” will be on sale on the night $20.