en Benjamin is the solo work of Ben Mullins, or the man behind the influential Midwest Product trio and the elegant PostPrior project. With Ben Benjamin, Mullins captures the varied emotions and textures that have been the signature of his work but it becomes more personal. Releasing songs as a body
of “moods” allows Mullins to create a narrative with the listener that extends beyond the songs themselves, they are like notebooks capturing a moment in time. The songwriting is top notch and the production shines with the usual brilliance. Clean and simple, Ben Benjamin cleans it all up in spades.