Ben Cooper is a singer songwriter/multi-instrumentalist that has been writing and releasing material since the 80's. The songs he has written have appeared on records that have had huge cult success. Some of these records are now considered classics.
In 2008 Ben released his first solo album “Rockin” on Cherry Red Records receiving great reviews and airplay around the World. The live band blazed a trail through Europe including Ukraine forging a formidable reputation.
The band will be endeavoring to further spread the word through 2009/10 promoting the current album, and a new record in the future.
Ben’s is considered a pioneer of the genre of British Neo’ Rockabilly. The driving force and founder member of Rockabilly virtuosos Restless, Ben was partly instrumental in expanding the roots genre to a more contemporary sound. The band were, and are hugely influential - specially with bands that are now coming through the current UK mainstream Rockabilly revival.
Ben’s album “Rockin”, is available via Cherry Red Records, other good record shops/websites, and download.