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Ben Davis


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(1) Ben Davis is a Floridian making music in his Alabama home. He gave an album entitled “Pre-Demos” to his close friends and it has spread within the underground music community.

(2) Ben Davis, formerly of punk bands including Sleepytime Trio and Milemarker, has developed into a musician with diverse interests and influences. His solo career evolved from a quiet four-track project into a full band ensemble with over a dozen releases including singles, compilations, two full length CDs, and a new split with Des Ark. Davis has toured the US and Japan and frequently plays on the east coast After a year of performing solo, Lovitt Records released the critically acclaimed The Hushed Patterns of Relief in 2001, which was recorded at Salad Days by Brian McTernan.

Conceived as a stripped-down solo project, Davis’ Hushed Patterns was a tightly knit collaboration of Chapel Hill musicians performing sparse pop pieces. Jonathan Fuller from Engine Down came aboard to record the drums and joined a studio band compromised of members of the Comas, The Mayflies USA, and the Poncho Holly Bullfight Party. A new back-up band including members of Fin Fang Foom and Des Ark emerged and toured to support the record. On this album, cello, lap-steel guitar, and piano accentuate the wash of guitars and full vocal melodies detailing recurring motifs that rise and swell throughout the record.


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  • bbainn

    I bought his first album because he has the same name as me, and it was a good purchase. I love the album!

    7 Sep 2008 Reply
  • bicyclerecycle

    I love Ben Davis.

    30 Dec 2006 Reply

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