Welcome to Official Site of Australian Touring Musician Benny Black . The Singer-Songwriter has recently toured Australia, performing at some of the biggest Australian and International Stadium venues in the last year including the MCG (100,000 Capacity), ANZ Stadium Sydney (85,000 Capacity), The SCG, Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, Melbourne Arena, GMHBA Stadium and Brisbane Entertainment Centre.
Benny has performed at the NRL, AFL and the NBL, performing to crowds of up to 70,000 people. He has toured and opened for Legendary International Artists Jimmy Barnes, Jet (US/Aus), The Animals (House of the Rising Sun - UK), The Living End (USA/Aus), John Stevens (INXS - USA/Aus) and Baby Animals (Aus/USA). He has also shared the stage with Iconic Australian Artists Ian Moss (Cold Chisel), Mark Seymour (Hunters and Collectors), Diesel, Richard Clapton, The Black Sorrows, Eskimo Joe, Killing Heidi, The Angels, Thirsty Merc, Triple J Hottest 100 Artists British India, Phil Jamieson (Grinspoon) and Birds of Tokyo and iconic musicians that have worked with Sir Paul McCartney (The Beatles), Roger Daltrey (The Who), The Rolling Stones and Bruce Springsteen. Benny has just released his fifth Successful Single "Save The World" Internationally on iTunes and Spotify and performed at the largest venue in the Southern Hemisphere, the 100,000+ capacity MCG in July. He just finished opening for the Biggest Australian Rock Artist of All Time Jimmy Barnes on his "Shutting Down Your Town" Tour along with International Rockers Jet.
Benny has just released his New Single "Save The World" Internationally on iTunes and Spotify and performed Live at the National Basketball League (NBL) to a 10,000+ Sell Out crowd at Melbourne Arena. Benny and his band just completed a successful tour opening for Australian and International LA based band "The Living End" and supported Multiple Platinum and Aria Award Winning Australian/International Band "Baby Animals". They also performed for the fourth time at the NRL at ANZ Stadium Sydney and also performed Live at the biggest venue in the Country, the mighty 100,000+ capacity MCG Melbourne in July, at the AFL for the competition leaders Geelong Cats vs Hawthorn Football Club. Benny has just opened for the Greatest Australian Rock Artist of All Time Jimmy Barnes on multiple shows of his National Tour, along with International Rock Legends Jet and Australian Rock Troubadours Eskimo Joe, Killing Heidi and Thirsty Merc. Benny and his band and have just been announced as a Major Support for Oz and Renowned International Indie Rock Band and Triple J Hottest 100 Artists British India on their East Coast Tour in December (See Tour Dates for Details).
CURRENT TOUR DATES
Fri 27 Dec - Supporting Iconic International and Australian Indie Rock Band British India - Sawtell RSL NSW Tickets Oztix
Sun 20 Oct & Sat 26 Oct - Opening for Australia's Greatest Rock Artist Jimmy Barnes, along with International Rockers Jet at Home of the Arts GC & Park Beach Reserve - Open Air Concert Mode - Tickets Ticketmaster
Sunday 21 July - MCG - Melbourne Cricket Ground - AFL - Geelong Cats vs Hawthorn FC - Benny Black & Band Pre-Game In Stadium Performance - Tickets Ticketek Australia
RECENT TOUR DATES
Sun 29 Apr - Hoey Moey - Coffs Harbour NSW w/Jon Stevens (INXS/Noiseworks) tickets
Fri 18 May - Suncorp Stadium Brisbane - Brisbane Broncos vs Sydney Roosters Tickets Telecast Channel Nine/Fox Sports
Sunday 27 May - ANZ Stadium Sydney - NRL - Wests Tigers vs Canterbury Bulldogs Tickets Ticketek Telecast: Channel Nine/Fox Sports
.Sat June 2 and Sun June 3 - Lizotte's - Newcastle NSW - w/Richard Clapton Tickets
Friday June 15. - Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) - AFL - Sydney Swans vs West Coast Eagles - Tickets Ticketek Telecast Channel 7/Fox Sports Australia
Sat 30 June - Armidale Services Club w/-Diesel
Sat 28 Jul - GMHBA Stadium - Geelong VIC - AFL - Geelong Cats vs Brisname Lions - Telecast Fox Sports
Wed 26 Dec - Melbourne Arena - NBL - Melbourne United vs Adelaide 36ers - Tickets Ticketek - Telecast Fox Sports
Dec 27 - Jan 1 Supporting - The Living End (US/Aus) - Cex Coffs, Laurieton United Services, Club Forster
Friday 8 Feb - Supporting Legendary Australian and International Band "Baby Animals" at Ettalong Diggers - Ettalong Beach, Central Coast Ph 02 4343 0111
Photo: Lydia Gibson
Benny Black is an Australian Touring Musician.
He has performed at some of the biggest Stadium Venues in Australia (and the Southern Hemisphere) over the last 12 months including the MCG, ANZ Stadium Sydney, Suncorp Stadium Brisbane, the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG), Brisbane Entertainment Centre and GMHBA Stadium Victoria.
Benny has toured the East Coast and supported legendary International Acts Jimmy Barnes, The Animals (UK), John Stevens (USA/Aus - INXS) and The Living End (USA/Aus), as well as Iconic National Acts Ian Moss (Cold Chisel), Diesel, Mark Seymour (Hunters and Collectors), Baby Animals, Eskimo Joe, Thirsty Merc, The Black Sorrows and Richard Clapton.
He has also shared the stage with Triple J Hottest 100 and Splendour in the Grass Acts British India, Phil Jamieson (Grinspoon), Kingswood, Tired Lion, Birds of Tokyo and legendary musicians that have performed with Sir Paul McCartney (The Beatles), Roger Daltrey (The Who) and The Rolling Stones.
Benny has performed centre stage at the NBL, AFL and NBL multiple times in Australia and is currently being considered for performances at the NBA and NFL in the USA.
The Indie -Rock performer draws influence from and successfully fuses elements of Vintage and Modern Rock and Blues to create his own unique sound. His songs are upbeat, anthem like and reminiscent of world famous bands like The Black Keys and The Strokes.
Benny has just released his fifth International Single
"Save The World" on iTunes and Spotify and performed Live in front of a 10,000+ sell out crowd at Melbourne Arena at the NBL for the Grand Final re-match of Melbourne United vs Adelaide 36ers.
Benny and his band just played a run of tour shows opening for LA based Australian Band The Living End and recently supported Multi-Platinum ARIA Award winning band Baby Animals . They also just performed for a fourth time at the NRL at ANZ Stadium (Olypmic Park Sydney) played the mighty 100,000+ capacity MCG on July 21 at the AFL.
Benny also just opened for the Greatest Australian Rock Artist of All Time Jimmy Barnes on his National Tour along with mighty International Rock Band Jet at multiple open air concerts.
He has just been announced as a Major Tour Support for Iconic Oz and International Indie Rock Band British India on their East Coast Tour.
Watch Benny's Video for his Single "On Fire" below, just released on iTunes and Spotify Internationally.
Watch Benny's Video for his First Single "Shout It Out Loud" below , filmed at the 90,000 Capacity ANZ (Olympic) Stadium Sydney and released on iTunes and Spotify Internationally.
Watch Benny's and his band performing his latest Single "On Fire" Live at the Biggest Stadium in the Southern Hemisphere, the 100.000 Capacity MCG at the AFL in July 2019
Management and Bookings - A1 Entertainment