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  • Benny Mayhem – My Life On The Road – Pt1 – Rebellion 2017

    Friday, 7 July 2017 I was last at Rebellion Festival in 2013. I was fresh off the boat from Australia, and had been in London for about 3 months, during which time – in typical backpacker fashion – I’d somehow managed to spend whatever money I’d arrived with. The last thing I did before leaving […]

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  • Official Music Video: ‘Mindless Greg The Media Consumer’ (July 2015)

    View on YouTube JULY 2015 — Debut official music video released. In May 2015 I was back home in Mandurah, W.A, preparing for my third U.K. tour – the biggest one to date by a long shot – when I decided more-or-less on a whim to follow up old mate / director Steve Correia (Zulu Media Australia) to […]

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  • Video: ‘Save Our Seeds’ (July 2015)

    View on YouTube Saturday 23 May 2015 — first day of shooting for the Mindless Greg The Media Consumer video. Director Steve Correia and I had very basic plan in mind: we would drive around Perth for the day, I’d go busking and he’d film what happened. By lunch time we had plenty of footage of me being chased off pitches by enthusiastic […]

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  • Interview: ‘Reverb.’ Podcast (May 2015)

    Download Or Stream Here In May 2015 I sat down with my buddies Stefan and Wheels at Brianiac Studios in Yokine, Western Australia, to have a chat for their Reverb. podcast series. It was stacks of fun. The result is a really, really extensive interview that covers my formative years in The Hydey punk scene; playing in bands like zxspecky and […]

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  • CDs: ‘Mindless Greg The Media Consumer’ (Dec 2014)

    CDs Available On Bandcamp Mindless Greg The Media Consumer was recorded on a whim. I’d landed a sweet deal for an afternoon’s recording at Spirit Recording Studios in SW11, on the south bank of the Thames, London. At the time I still had it in my head that my earlier demo recordings would comprise an album, […]

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  • Digital Single: ‘Mindless Greg The Media Consumer’ (Nov 2014)

    iTunes • Rdio • SoundCloud • Spotify • Triple J Unearthed • YouTube Written in Leederville W.A. in mid-2012, the tune came to me instantly, but it had some rather bollocks lyrics. “My name is Ben and I’m bored and enraged…” – I guess I was finishing up one era of my life and beginning a new one. But it was never a serious matter. […]

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