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GIGS for March and April

Benj is playing cover sets all over Sydney over the coming March and April months. Come and hear classic songs pour out of his mouth with gusto and enthusiasm! Drummers Dave Pearson and Matt Pengilly will be joining in on  some dates.   Saturday 3rd March – MacArthur Tavern Campbelltown @ 4pm Friday 9th March […]

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UPCOMING LIVE GIGS WITH BENJ AXWEL

FRIDAY 7th of AUGUST @ THE GREAT NORTHERN HOTEL NEWCASTLE SATURDAY 8th of AUGUST @ LEWISHAM HOTEL SYDNEY SUNDAY 9th of AUGUST @ OJO’s BAR AND CAFE CANBERRA SUNDAY 23rd of AUGUST @ ELEPHANT AND WHEELBARROW St KILDA HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL THERE. COME SAY HELLO BENJ

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Download “Pelvis” on itunes.

Whilst the new EP songs are taking shape and considering I’m about to get out on the road, I thought it would be a good time to drop a new song. ‘Pelvis’ is a reworked acoustic version of a SLEIGHT OF HAND song that holds a place in the past and fond memories of the […]

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BIG NEWS!! NSW SUPPORT FOR CLINT BOGE!!

Very excited to inform you… i’ll be supporting Clint Boge (Like Theives / Ex The Butterfly Effect/) on some NSW shows on his national tour ‘Songs of a Delicate Nature’. Clint’s also releasing an EP of his own material which I’m sure a lot of you (as well as myself) are very keen to get […]

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Cambridge Hotel Friday 13th March

I’m back y’all and getting busy. Going to be playing a show at the Cambridge Hotel this Friday night (13th March) in the sidebar with assistance from Musketeer and Annie Eve. Show starts at 8.30pm and it’s free entry. That’s right it’s free. Absolutely free. Drink is extra. But entry is free. I’ll be announcing […]

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ENTER STARPLANET

I am super proud to announce that my good friend and creative tour de force ROOKIE ALLEN and myself have started our own record label STARPLANET RECORDS.  A record label you say Benj, come on man, you have resigned yourself to Velcro shoes? How are you going to run a label?! Well the label primarily is […]

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WELCOME!!

Well look who went and got himself a website! Welcome to BENJAXWEL.COM! Forgetting Kanye for a moment, have you ever seen someone more full of themselves, seriously J Thanks for coming by and checking out the new digs. What I am mega excited about is the new music I have been writing with my collaborator […]

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Upcoming EP

A little bit about the first release, its called ‘SAFETY FIRST’. The main thing is… truthfully… its actually really good. For those that I have played it to already that know me from the crash-bang-rumble of SLEIGHT OF HAND are pleasantly and genuinely surprised by how different and catchy the songs are. I set myself […]

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Upcoming shows

SHOW OFF TIME! Hey Benj, are you going to play your stuff live? Sure am man. I’ll be playing:NEWCASTLE  Friday 8th August – Cambridge Hotel Sidebar Entry $8 from 8.30pm. Support from Aimee Francis & Kieran Wicks SYDNEY Friday 15th August – Bald Faced Stag Leichardt Entry $10 from 8.30pm. Support from Ben Hardie & […]

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