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ben westbeech

Jazz Caf&eacute

Sunday 28 October

A classically trained cellist, pianist and singer from Bristol, Ben Westbeech performed at the BBC Electric Proms as part of 1Xtra's 100% Homegrown night.


Sorry we were only able to keep performance videos online for a week after the festival.

on the bbc

  • 1Xtra
  • 1Xtra hosted Ben Westbeech as part of Ras Kwame's 100% Homegrown show.

set list

  • So Good Today (remix)
  • Dance With Me
  • Get Silly
  • Gotta Keep On
  • So Good Today (original mix)
  • Get Closer
  • LK

what happened

Minute by minute report, via text message, by the BBC's Daniel Bean

  1. 20.02 - Eerie synth sounds welcome Ben Westbeech on stage.
  2. 20.03 - The live drummer comes in, them the bassist.
  3. 20.04 - It's a remix of So Good Today.
  4. 20.08 - Musically, things are on an uplifting house tip. Clothes wise the look is definitely dapper - Ben's wearing a snazzy tie!
  5. 20.10 - Off on a Latin tip now with Get Silly.

audience reviews

Matt Rushworth
Ben was absolutely amazing, vocally as brilliant as on the album, the live band were really cool too shame it was over so quickly!!! But all in all couldn`t fault him!! Ben the legend.... cant wait for his next gig!!!!!!

also at bbc electric proms

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