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Biography

The Ben Phelps Project is a six piece band from Hampton Roads Virginia. The band plays a style of music all their own merging jazz, blues, and rock into an original sound. The BPP has worked regionally since 2004, released two albums, and has played shows with Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Colbie Callait, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Chicago, Cowboy Mouth, Michelle Branch, Cracker, Carbon Leaf, Pat Mcgee, Taylor Hicks, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, The Romantics, Good Old War, and more.

Along with regular local radio and TV appearances, The Ben Phelps Project has been a regular on the club circuit. Most notably, headlining twice in 2008 and 2012 with crowds in excess of 500 at The NorVa in Norfolk, VA; a club Rolling Stone named as one of the top 5 clubs to play in the country.

The band has played for spring breakers in Panama City, Florida to Bucknell University students in Pennsylvania and everywhere in between. Ben Phelps is newly signed to Tinderbox Music, a promotional company out of Minnesota, which currently has his solo album, New Ghost Town, on college radios across the county and is licensing the music for TV & Film. Most recently, Ben Phelps music has been has been licensed to The Discovery Channel, MTV2, and VH1 for use in over ten television series.

New Ghost Town – Released 2010
Vision and Sound – Released 2006

Shows

  • Oct 01 Sat

    09:00 PM

    43rd Annual Neptune Festival

    BPP will be out in VA Beach for the 43rd Neptune Festival!

  • Oct 06 Thu

    06:00 PM

    Founder's Point

    Come to the Parade of Homes in Founder's Point for some live BPP!

  • Oct 15 Sat

    09:00 AM

    NAMI Walk (Acoustic)

    BPP will participate in this year's NAMI Walk in Richmond, VA.

  • Oct 22 Sat

    09:00 PM

    Cary St. Cafe

    Swing out to RVA to see the BPP @ Cary St. Cafe!

  • Mar 19 Sat

    09:00 PM

    80/20 Burger Bar

    Come check out the BPP in Norfolk, Va and grab some great food!

  • Apr 30 Sat

    07:00 PM

    Oceans & Ale

    Come out to Oceans & Ale in Williamsburg, VA for some good beer and music!

  • May 07 Sat

    09:00 PM

    80/20 Burger Bar

    Come check out the BPP in Norfolk, VA and grad some grub!

  • May 16 Mon

    08:00 PM

    Hoss's Deli

    Come join the BPP on the patio @ Hoss's Deli in Newport News!

  • May 28 Sat

    09:00 PM

    Outer Banks Brewing Station

    Come celebrate Memorial Day weekend in the Outer Banks, NC with the BPP!

  • Jun 03 Fri

    08:00 PM

    24th Street Stage @ VA Beach Oceanfront

    Come check out some of the new tunes the BPP has been working on!

  • Jun 11 Sat

    08:00 PM

    Va Beach Town Center

    Come hang out in Va Beach and listen to the sounds of the BPP! You might even hear a new tune or two from their upcoming album!

  • Jun 24 Fri

    03:00 PM

    BOB FM GIG

    Check out The Ben Phelps Project when they play for BOB FM!

  • Jun 24 Fri

    07:00 PM

    Marina Shores

    Come out to VA Beach to hear some LIVE BPP!

  • Jun 25 Sat

    09:00 PM

    Tobacco Company

    BPP will be in Richmond, VA! Be sure to come check out what they have been working on! 

  • Jun 30 Thu

    08:00 PM

    17 Street Stage @ VA Beach Oceanfront

    Come out for some surf and LIVE BPP!

  • Jul 09 Sat

    08:00 PM

    Va Beach Town Center

    Come hang out in Va Beach and listen to the sounds of the BPP! You might even hear a new tune or two from their upcoming album!

  • Jul 15 Fri

    07:00 PM

    Triple Crossing Brewing (Acoustic)

    Join BPP for an acoustic gig in Richmond, VA.

  • Jul 30 Sat

    10:00 PM

    Outer Banks Brewing Station

    Come out for a LIVE RECORDED ALBUM of the BPP! 

  • Aug 06 Sat

    09:00 PM

    Tobacco Company

    Come check out the BPP live in Richmond, VA!

  • Aug 12 Fri

    07:00 PM

    Triple Crossing Brewing

    Join BPP for an acoustic show in Richmond, VA.

  • Aug 20 Sat

    09:00 PM

    The Port O' Call @ OBX

    Come catch some rays and tunes with the BPP in OBX!

  • Aug 26 Fri

    07:00 AM

    Hampton Roads Show

    Watch the BPP LIVE on the Hampton Roads Show!

  • Aug 29 Mon

    08:00 PM

    Va Beach Town Center

    Come hang out in Va Beach and listen to the sounds of the BPP! You might even hear a new tune or two from their upcoming album!

  • Sep 04 Sun

    08:00 AM

    Va Beach Rock N' Roll 1/2 Marathon

    The BPP will be playing bright and early for the Va Beach 1/2 Marathon runners!

  • Sep 10 Sat

    10:00 AM

    SOS Walk 2016

  • Sep 10 Sat

    07:00 PM

    The Homegrown Music Festival

    BPP will be participating in The Homegrown Music Festival in Wakefield, VA!

  • Sep 17 Sat

    09:30 PM

    Tobacco Company

    BPP will be LIVE in Richmond, Va again... be sure to come check them out!

  • Sep 23 Fri

    06:00 PM

    Va Beach Town Center

    Come hang out in Va Beach and listen to the sounds of the BPP! You might even hear a new tune or two from their upcoming album!

  • Jan 13 Fri

    09:00 PM

    The Edge @ Wintergreen

    Come hang with the BPP at Wintergreen Ski Resort and enjoy the slopes + LIVE MUSIC!

  • Jan 14 Sat

    09:00 PM

    The Edge @ Wintergreen

    Come hang with the BPP at Wintergreen Ski Resort and enjoy the slopes + LIVE MUSIC!

  • Feb 10 Fri

    09:00 PM

    The Edge @ Wintergreen

    Come hang with the BPP at Wintergreen Ski Resort and enjoy the slopes + LIVE MUSIC!

  • Feb 11 Sat

    09:00 PM

    The Edge @ Wintergreen

    Come hang with the BPP at Wintergreen Ski Resort and enjoy the slopes + LIVE MUSIC!

Music

Contact Us

The Ben Phelps Project would love to hear from you! Drop us a line whether you want to chat or book us for a show!