BenBen: Unveiling ‘Leaky Ship,’ an anthem beyond genres, with Lily Desmond

"It's about taking time to appreciate the beauty of the world, even when you're standing on a doomed vessel riddled with holes, taking on water, and surely about to sink"
2 June 2024

BenBen, the dynamic animator, producer, and indie luminary, unveils his latest musical treasure, Leaky Ship – a soul-stirring anthem transcending genres featuring Lily Desmond. BenBen explains: “‘Leaky Ship’ is about taking time to appreciate the beauty of the world, even when you’re standing on a doomed vessel riddled with holes, taking on water, and surely about to sink.

As a team, they pledge a musical journey that captivates and carries listeners to undiscovered sonic realms. Leaky Ship, born from resilience amid chaos, stands as a testament to compassion and strength, encouraging listeners to seek hope even in the bleakest moments.

With Lily Desmond’s emotive violin melodies and the lyrical depth of Nick Byron, Leaky Ship blooms into an emotionally charged delight. As the musical voyage unfolds, BenBen and Lily Desmond invite audiences to join them on an unparalleled adventure.

With his signature high-tenor vocals and a fusion of styles reminiscent of Soundgarden and Radiohead infused with Michael Jackson’s soulful essence, BenBen has captivated audiences globally. His debut solo album, Sincere Gifts, released by US indie label Perpetual Doom, earned widespread acclaim, solidifying his position as a force in the indie art rock scene.

Beyond his solo endeavors, BenBen has left his mark on the indie music scene, collaborating with luminaries like Swedish psychedelic-rock virtuoso Gustav Ejstes of Dungen and indie-folk luminary Samantha Crain.

BenBen recently toured Scandinavia and the UK, joining forces with Lily Desmond to form a dynamic creative duo. They’re gearing up to release their collaborative EP, White Elephant, and tour across America and Europe, enchanting audiences with their captivating performances.

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