Biscuit Fest 6 and Duane’s Gold Top

April 5, 2017
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  A surprise visit home to south Florida for two days got extended into a week and a half, thanks to good friends and good music. Biscuit Fest 6, The Funky Biscuit‘s annual four day festival started a day earlier for me, playing a full show with Crazy Fingers on Wednesday, March 29th. Friday brought a last minute gig of “Holloway, Collier, and Friends” featuring Ron Holloway, Roosevelt Collier, Rich Friedman and Josh Foster of Crazy Fingers, Andrew Musselman of …

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Swamptown Getdown Festival

March 20, 2017
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We just got back from a great weekend in south Georgia headlining Swamptown Getdown Music and Art Festival along with Bloodkin and many other awesome bands. What a great festival and crowd! Videos from the festival: “Exposition of a Traveling Salesman -> So What Jam -> Uncle John’s 7 Jam”   “The Continuing Death of Billy Lyon” (new original)  

New single “Cypress Hotel (feat. Luther Dickinson)” available with iTunes Preorder

December 13, 2016
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Ben Sparaco’s debut full length album Wooden is now available for preorder on iTunes. When you preorder, you will get two tracks immediately, before it comes out on January 13th. One of these tracks is a brand new single called “Cypress Hotel” featuring Grammy-nominated guitarist Luther Dickinson of North Mississippi Allstars, The Black Crowes, Phil Lesh and Friends, and more! The other is the lead single “Don’t Try To Wake Me Up.” You can preorder the physical CD under the Shop …

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Wooden Comes Out January 13th. Watch The Video Trailer Now!

November 12, 2016
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Ben’s debut full length album Wooden is set to be released worldwide on January 13th, 2017. Showing a noticeable shift in Ben’s music from straightforward jam-rock, Wooden is a string-fueled Americana exploration with shades of jazz, rock, and soul. Produced by renowned fiddler/mandolin player Ross Holmes (Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers, Warren Haynes and The Ashes and Dust Band, formerly Mumford and Sons) at The Bomb Shelter in East Nashville, Tennessee, the album features nine new original songs by Ben and …

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Photos From The Wooden Sessions

November 5, 2016
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Photographer Heather Nigro visited The Bomb Shelter during some of the sessions for the new album, taking some incredible pictures. The full album is on Ben’s Facebook page. Each picture has a caption that gives a unique look into the recording process. The release date for Wooden will be announced any day now with pre-order available soon! Click HERE for the full album.

All Discography Now Available

July 13, 2016
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The Ben Sparaco Band currently has four official releases out and available to purchase. All are available to stream or purchase on the home page of this website. Our entire discography (minus Live at 2016 Wanee Music Festival) is available for a discount price of $5.95 on Bandcamp.   LIVE Vol. 1 A five song compilation of authorized “bootlegs” from the first two Ben Sparaco Band shows in August and September of 2015. Available only on Bandcamp for free! Download …

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Debut EP Available to Stream and Download

April 30, 2016
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Out everywhere starting in May, the Ben Sparaco Band’s studio debut, Bring The Jubilee EP, is now available to stream and download for a limited time on Bandcamp. Featuring four studio recordings and two bonus live tracks highlighting Ben’s original material and the first incarnation of his solo project, the EP is raw, full of energy, and gives a taste of what’s to come from the BSB. Bring The Jubilee EP by Ben Sparaco Band