Benjamin Markham

138 Lewisham Way, SE14 6PD
+44770 454 0744
benjamin@houseofnoise.co.uk

25/03/88


Notable Acts

Ghostpoet
Musical Director, Guitars, BVs & Synths 
2016—present

Jamie N Commons
Musical Director, Guitars, BVs, Harmonica, Percussion
2010-2015

Cibelle
Guitars, BVs, Percussion
2009 - 2013

La Shark
Guitars, BVs, Percussion, Keys
2008 - 2016

Other acts I've worked with live & in the studio: Eminem, Peter Perrett (The Only Ones), Jagwar Ma, Glass, Pleasure Complex, HINN, Vista, Octagon Court, Towers of London, Mother


Skills

  • Guitar - Bass - Baritone - Ukulele - Banjo 
  • Drums - Percussion 
  • Keys - Piano - Synths - Harmonica
  • Backing Track Creation - Playback Systems
  • String arrangement - Scoring
  • Midi programming - Sequencing
  • Ableton - Logic - Mainstage - Pro Tools
  • Production, Mixing & Mastering

Education

Goldsmiths
University of London
Popular Music BA
Class of 2009

Trinity College London
Guitar 
Grade 8
Achieved 2005

Trinity College London
Drums 
Grade 8
Achieved 2005



Notable Tours & Festivals


  • 3 Headline North American Tours
  • 2 Headline South American Tours
  • 10 Headline European Tours
  • 13 Headline UK Tours
  • Performances in 38 countries and counting
  • Glastonbury, Reading, Leeds, T in the Park, Latitude, Green Man, End of The Road, BST, Bestival, Wilderness, Great Escape, Kaleidoscope 
  • SXSW, Cochella, Rock in Rio, NOS Alive, BBK, All Together Now, Gent Jazz, Granatos Live, Marsatac
  • Pukkelpop, Primavera, Optimus Alive, EXIT, Sziget, Pinkpop, Eurosonic, Positivus, WOMAD

Television & Radio


  • Late Night with Conan O'Brien
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live! 
  • Later... with Jools Holland
  • Front Row Late
  • Lauren Laverne 6music
  • Jo Whiley Radio 2
  • ARTE Concert
  • TV Cultura
  • Rob Da Bank Radio 1


  • Canal Brasil
  • KEXP Live
  • WHUF
  • Kink Radio 
  • Spotify Sessions
  • Tom Robinson 6music
  • Mary Ann Hobbs 6music
  • BBC Introduction Radio 1
  • X-posure with John Kennedy

Endorsements


  • Eastwood Guitars
  • Cosmic Ears
  • Ernie Ball Strings
  • Veintap Pedals
Using Format