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About Me

City

Brantford

State

Ontario

Country

CA

Website

http://www.benjaminrogersmusic.com

Bio

The next generation of folk music. Benjamin Dakota Rogers is a multi- instrumentalist, singer songwriter and composer. With his contemporary lyrics and unique voice he is creating music that draws you in with stories and poetry evoking a sense of presence and emotion. His fiddle work has been described as hard driving, powerful folk with a contemporary edge. He has developed his fiddle style drawing its roots from the East Coast and Old Time but is transformed into his own style. Benjamin’ has released 2 albums. His first CD in 2014, an EP titled “Wayfarer” on it his song “Move Ben Move” won second place in the 2014 International Songwriting Competition and Pendulum placed third in the Indie Song writing competition. Benjamin released his second album in 2015 title, “Strong Man’s Address to the Circus Crowd”. Both albums were nominated for a Canadian Folk Music award for Young Performer of the Year. Benjamin’s engaging performance leaves the audience wanting more!

Basics

First Name

Benjamin Dakota

Last Name

Rogers

Nickname

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