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Born 6 Dec 1962, London. Musician. Songwriter. Producer. DJ. Owner-founder of Buzzin’ Fly Records and Strange Feeling Records. Half of alt-pop duo Everything But The Girl (EBTG).

Ben Watt’s career began as a singer-songwriter in the early eighties with a clutch of folk-jazz solo recordings on London independent label Cherry Red Records (‘North Marine Drive’ album, ‘Summer Into Winter’ EP with Robert Wyatt). In 1982 he formed alt-pop duo Everything But The Girl with singer-writer-partner Tracey Thorn. They recorded… read more

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  • Love the new album. It Reminds me of when i was a kid. My father used to listen to a lot of rock and folk rock and such. It is quite hard to find something like "Hendra" nowadays. This music is just good. Good indeed.
  • In America, Everything But The Girl had a big hit in 1995 with "Missing." Ben Watt talks about how the duo feels about their stateside hit, how they divided songwriting duties, and the story behind another EBTG favorite, "The Night I Heard Caruso Sing": http://www.songfacts.com/blog/interviews/ben_watt_of_everything_but_the_girl/
  • i love the levels with Gilmour
  • New single Hendra is out now. :+)
  • Hello, Ben Watt here. If you haven't heard, I have parked my record labels and DJing and have a new solo album out in the spring - a folk-rock album produced by Ewan Pearson. My first solo album since 'North Marine Drive'. Follow me on Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/ben_watt - or visit my new Facebook page - http://www.facebook.com/benwatt.musicianwriterdj - for the latest news. If you are a fan of my book 'Patient' (1996), I have also written a new one all about my parents, the post-war years, childhood and old age called 'Romany and Tom which will be published by Bloomsbury in February (UK) and July (US). A busy 2014 ahead. Thanks, everyone. Ben
  • You need to sing Ben, you have an amazing voice!!
  • *__*
  • IDOL
  • Highly under-rated. . gonna get his stuff sooner or later =)
  • amazing Dj...

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