About Ben Lee
With three sold-out shows already, Ben Lee’s national headline tour happening next month to celebrate Love Is The Great Rebellion (out now through Warner Music Australia) are just around the corner. Frontier Touring is thrilled to confirm that joining one of Australia’s best-loved singer-songwriters on his 9-date tour throughout October, will be emerging Australian artist Sahara Beck. Watch Ben Lee’s personal message here, announcing Sahara Beck as his very special guest.
Sahara Beck started turning heads from the age of 15 when she released her first full-length album Volume One. Since then, the now 19 year old has moved to Brisbane, released two EP’s, played countless shows, including a critically acclaimed performance at Australia’s premiere music industry conference and artist showcase, BIGSOUND. The performance placed her in The AU Reviews 15 Best Performances of BIGSOUND 2015. Seeing one of her most celebrated tracks ‘Brother Sister’ live, is sure to be an experience, not to be missed.
‘Together with her band, the ensemble was flawless. Every extra stop during a piece was perfectly timed and rehearsed. A sensational set.’ – The AU Review
Joining Ben Lee and Sahara Beck in Brisbane is duo boi&eSKae boasting dark, moody pop music, they have graced such stages as Big Day Out, Livid and performed alongside INXS, Rogue Traders, Diesel and Christine Anu to name a few.
Playing at the Corner Hotel in Melbourne is unique singer-songwriter Mia Wray. Signing to Mushroom Music Publishing at 16, Wray went on to release her debut EP, peaking at #3 on the iTunes singer/songwriter chart. With over 12,000 fans
subscribing to her YouTube Channel, Mia Wray’s stripped back acoustic songs like ‘Forever Falling’, and ‘Made With Fire’ are sure to provide the perfect opening for Ben Lee.
Sydney local Anabelle Kay will open in her home town. Having toured with Newton Faulkner and Michael Franti, Kay’s soothing folk tracks will provide the perfect opener for Ben Lee. Having just released EP I Think I’m Lost, My Love, fans will be treated to fresh material from this very special singer-songwriter.
Opening Ben’s Adelaide show is solo artist Banjo Jackson. Described by many as a multi-talented one man show, Jackson’s take on melancholy roots and pop display the young singers lyrical maturity. ‘Western River Cove’ is lifted from Jackson’s debut self titled album (out now).
Perth’s very own Wanderlust, are a traveling musical duo, who sing in soothing harmonies. Recent tune ‘Courage’ perfectly summarise the bands acoustic ethos, while ‘Eraser’ provides insight into their live show. Their 5-track EP Dark House Day is out now.