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Ben Levin

Ben Levin
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Ben Levin is a Boston area guitarist and composer, best known as a member of Bent Knee. He also records as a solo artist and with his Ben Levin Group.
Website
http://www.benlevinmusic.com
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Releases on file (12)
Bent Knee — You Know What They Mean Bent Knee — You Know What They Mean
(Inside Out Music 19075991011, 2019, CD / LP / DL)
Bent Knee — Land Animal Bent Knee — Land Animal
(Inside Out Music 88985421002, 2017, CD)
Ben Levin — Life and Back Ben Levin — Life and Back
(Bandcamp no#, 2016, CD)
Bent Knee — Say So Bent Knee — Say So
(Cuneiform Rune 417, 2016, CD)
Ben Levin Group — Freak Machine Ben Levin Group — Freak Machine
(Bandcamp no#, 2015, CD)
Ben Levin — Sea Stories Ben Levin — Sea Stories
(Bandcamp no#, 2014, CD)
Bent Knee — Shiny Eyed Babies Bent Knee — Shiny Eyed Babies
((Not on label) no#, 2014, CD)
Ben Levin Group — Invisible Paradise Ben Levin Group — Invisible Paradise
(Bandcamp no#, 2012, CD)
Bent Knee — Bent Knee Bent Knee — Bent Knee
((Not on label) no#, 2011, CD)
Ben Levin Group — Pulse of a Nation Ben Levin Group — Pulse of a Nation
(Bandcamp no#, 2010, CD)
Ben Levin Group — Departure Ben Levin Group — Departure
(Bandcamp no#, 2009, CD)
Ben Levin — We May Be Human Ben Levin — We May Be Human
(Bandcamp no#, 2009, CD)

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