Ben Lazarus

Ben Lazarus


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"His Songs Are Short, Sweet, Strangely Honest and Honestly Strange." Singer, songwriter and multi-Instrumentalist Ben Lazarus put a red Yamaha Key-tar on layaway at the tender age of 7 years old and still plays that axe 32 years later. Along the way he picked up several other instruments and joined a series of garage bands in the San Francisco Bay Area. A few months out of high school he was recruited by power-trio "Stunt Monkey" to play lead guitar- rounding out the pop punk band into a quartet. 
 After 5 years of recording and touring, Lazarus moved to Los Angeles and became a production sound mixer for film and television. Over the next 15 years he wrote and recorded songs at home while working quietly behind the scenes. Many of Lazarus’ tracks feature the drumming of his younger brother Jonathan, who tragically took his own life in 2013. Like the biblical character Lazarus, Jonathan’s drumming rises from the grave in the recently completed songs. 
 In March of 2021 Lazarus signed to Napier Records, a legendary brand spanking new music label founded by Academy Award winning filmmaker Andrew Napier, who also produces the songs along with Lazarus and is arguably his biggest fan ever. They released Lazarus' hit debut single "Going To The Store" on April 1st. Since then they have been dropping Lazarus' killer songs once a month and they are just getting started...