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Named after a Nigerian state capital, Benin City is Theo Buckingham on drums, Tom Leaper on tenor sax, and Joshua Idehen on rhymes.

Joshua met Theo Buckingham at a squat party. They struck up a loud friendship and decided to make more organised noises together. They drafted in Tom to arrange their babble into music. Voila.

Within their relatively short career as a band, they have supported bands such as Fool’s…

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  • https://soundcloud.com/benin-city/benin-city-wha-gawn-ben-de-1
  • can someone upload their songs for download?
  • This is something totally fresh.
  • super good
  • Benin City will play Birthdays on 08/08/2013 tickets here: http://skdl.it/13bwaO0
  • addicted
  • Cant wait to see Benin City tommorow at the Rich Mix...wooooohooo good times!!
  • Come see Benin City at The Rich Mix in Shoreditch on the 8th of September. It's free Go here http://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=119964908053783&index=1 for more deets.
  • Sick live act, was a pleasure to support you guys.
  • I really like your work, I just don't like you as a person.

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