Care For You – [Bensbeendead.]

Bensbeendead. is turning heads once again with his electrically singed new single, “Care for You.” The Portland Maine based signer, songwriter and producer has been on a spree recently sharing a barrage of singles over the past couple of months. His latest release, to no surprise, finds the electronic pop guru excelling at what he does best; delivering soaring vocals, grand production and storytelling that is uniquely his own. “Care for You” opens with looped electronic bubbling production that feverishly builds into the heartwarming chorus of the record, “you can go ahead drink what you like / ’cause I’ll be taking care of you for the night.” Ben delivers his soaring vocals from the perspective of a loving partner, allowing his significant other to free herself from concern, reassuring her that tonight she will be cared for by the person who loves her the most. The sentimental nature of this record truly encapsulates love’s powerful tethering as Ben sings, “I’ll be really happy if you’re happy tonight.” Listeners can fall in love with this record for a variety of reasons but the most important reason out of all them, in my opinion, is Ben’s ability to capture the clemency we …

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Exoskeleton – [Bensbeendead.]

Bensbeendead. may be a relatively new act but his subject matter and precision both as a singer and producer echoes a self-awareness many acts rarely achieve. The Portland, Maine based artist recently released his latest music video for his single, “Exoskeleton.” Capturing a somber moment alone, Bensbeendead. captivates in his role as the visual’s sole subject matter delivering a performance that feels utterly genuine. A minimalistic style of visual starring the singer-songwriter places a focus on lyrics and the beautifully orchestrated multi-layered electronic production. The Ant Wheeler directed visual begins simply, capturing Bensbeendead. outside with his essentials; takeout, wine and TV. The image of the multifaceted artist sitting alone sets the tone of the records melancholy theme of inner reflection and transcendence. Bensbeendead. gives us a front row seat into his most intimate moments that we as individuals usually reserve for when we are alone. The willingness to bare all for his listeners highlights a courage not found in every artist, making the discovery of Bensbeendead. even more special. This is one of two official singles out by the Maine based artist who clearly has a firm grasp of his artistry and ability to not only offer heart piercing lyrics …