Latest News on Ben Slip
Ben Slip plays live at "The Gov"
Adelaide 11th May, '06. at 10 pm.
Ben Live at 'The Gov" in March '06
Ben Slip plays "The Lane", Alice Springs Todd Mall, 8pm Saturday the 5th November '05.
Hear him downstairs street front.
- Alice Recording
The Ben Slip E/p recording was started at his home studio on his Yamaha 4trax then taken to RED DIRT Studios Alice Springs, working with Engineer, Ross Muir to be didgitaly formatted and further trax added, (Thanks Ross)
- Sydney Recording
Ben Slip Recorded at SnJ Studios in Sydney working with Engineer Adam Barns to complete the final two songs
Close Your Eyes and Town Hall Square, for the latest Ben Slip E/p. Mastering done at both
Turtle Rock by Rick O’neal and 301 with Steve Smart.
(Thanks Adam, Rick, & Steve)
Backing Trax Live Performances
The trax recorded in the Studio as a live mix Ben then plays with as backing trax for live performances
- Amrap Distrbution
The Ben Slip E/p has had distrbution across Australia gaining air play from Moruya Nsw to Hobart Tas through SA, Qld, WA, and back to the NT from Darwin across to Gove and then down to Alice Springs. Nicole’s work at Amrap has helped in spreading Ben Slip across the Country (Thanks Nicole)
Darwin & Alice Springs Festivals
Ben and sound tec, Laura, drove to Darwin in mid August '05 to play the ‘Star Shell’ located in the beautiful green botanic garden’s looking over the Mindil Beach, Darwin City. A fantastic performance with big sound from Andy on the Mixing desk, and precise insync tec work by Laura, also amazing support from Music NT,and the Darwin Festival, balmy tropical everning air and a fresh crowd, the show was an absolute blast. Ben Slip also played at the Mindil beach Markets getting down on the ground to a great crowd and an awesome tropical Darwin sunset. Go Darwin!!!! (THANKS GUYS)
They then drove back down the track Darwin to Alice in time to play “The Lane” on Saturday, the following day Ben did an exciting late afternoon show on the River side stage in Alice with the support of the Alice Springs Festivial--Craig Mathewson, Music NT-- Scott Large in stage, sound, and preperation, (Thanks Guys)
- Local Gigs
Ben Slip back in Alice since the Festivals has been performing at the Lane on Friday and Saturday nights
(Thanks Vinnie James Katelan and the Crew)
Also Bar Doppio CafÈ on lazy Summer afternoons, Great Coffee,, (Thanks Sharon and crew)
- Ben Slip CD launch
Saturday 10thDecember '05 at 11am Murray Neck Music Presents Ben Slip..
His latest CD Launch, including a live performance, a CD signing and CD sales availability via
Murray Neck Music World located in the Alice Plaza... Alice Springs
(Thanks Chris Neck and Ronnie)
- Nigle Slatter of 'Centre Fm' radio has been supporting and playing Ben Slip on the local talent section.
(Thanks Nigle) (Ed: I think he means Nigel)
- Keith McGowan from 3aw radio Melbourne did a speal on Ben Slip and played a couple of trax, Keith also has linked Ben Slip to his Overnighters web page.
(Thank you Keith)
- Joe Miller 'Reggae Joe' - Founder 98.7 'Roots Radio' has been supporting and Playing Ben Slip on local Alice Springs 'Roots radio'
Joe also on is including Ben Slip in his Saturday Night Party Mix on Community Radio 8ccc Alice Springs.
(Thanks Reggae Joe)