New Album Available Now!

In an age when “tracks” have overtaken the art of the album, Garrin Benfield announces the release of “The Wave Organ Song”, a hauntingly honest song cycle that captures an artist who has tapped into a wellspring of inspiration. “The Wave Organ Song” is a perfectly paced musical journey that might best be accompanied by candlelight and a bottle of Pinot Noir. Lovingly recorded to capture every breathy nuance, this collection of in-studio solo performances is an unadorned and chillingly intimate emotional travelogue.  more...

Shows

  • Apr 24
    Bottom of the Hill,  San Francisco CA
     
  • Apr 25
    The Monkey House,  Berkeley CA
     
  • Apr 26
    Hopmonk Tavern,  Sonoma CA
     
  • Apr 30
    KPFA,  Berkeley CA
     
  • May 1
    Hotel Utah Saloon,  San Francisco CA
     

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"A killer improviser who can also write a song! One of the best, under-sung singer-songwriters to emerge from the Bay Area in recent years. He's also a wicked guitarist and an awful nice human being well worth your concert going dollars."

-- jambase.com

 

"the wave organ song" available now!

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Garrin's entire catalog is available for streaming on spotify!

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"walkin' time blues" selected for the kfog "local scene" cd!

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live recording of the 5.20.11 cd release show at san francisco's swedish american hall available now 

www.bayrecorders.org