Benj Rowland busking at the corner of Hunter Street and George Streeet, in Peterborough, Ontario
Benj Rowland is a Peterborough area singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has worked in a wide variety of music projects. He has done numerous 4 track recordings, plays in a duo called Tin Can Chris + Bottle Neck Benj, and is a member of the Gin N Tonixxx. He’s also a visual artist, exploring pinhole photography, printmaking, screen-printing, graphic novel creation and super 8 filmmaking. His CD’s and merchandise (buttons, t-shirts, stickers, graphic novels, handmade instruments and more) always include his own original images and handmade works of art. He has performed live scores for his super 8 films and presented numerous multi-media performances using music, performance and super8 film. This past winter several local DJ’s got together for a night of Benj Rowland re-mixes.