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About Me

James Bennett
is an Alternative Roots/ Folk artist from Newcastle NSW. 

No stranger to playing live, James incorporates 12 & six string guitars, weissenborn lap steel,
stomp box & harmonica into his performances & has been playing to audiences across the east coast of Australia for the last seven years.
The last few years James has warmed up the stage for much loved Australian artists such as The John Butler Trio, Diesel, Wendy Matthews, Ian Moss, The Black Sorrows, Rick Price & Dan Sultan.
This list also extends to some well know international artists like
Newton Faulkner (UK) & Canned Heat (USA)
He has independently recorded & released two E.P’s & a self titled album.
James recorded his second (highly anticipated) album titled ‘Run with the Hunted’ in Hollywood CA with highly respected Producer/ Engineer Scott Campbell who has worked
with & recorded industry names such as Alanis Morissette, Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty.

James Bennett is proudly endorsed by Cole Clark guitars & D’Addario strings .

Genres Acoustic, Alternative, Americana, Easy Listening, Folk, Indie, Roots
Members James Bennett
Influences John Butler, Bob Dylan, Paul Kelly, Xavier Rudd, Angus Stone
Email jamesbennettbookings@gmail.com
Website www.jamesbennettmusic.com
Location Newcastle, NSW Australia


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