Ben Teters is a drummer, percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, and songwriter based in Brooklyn, NY. A Berklee College of Music graduate and road-tested performer, playing 150+ shows a year, and an experienced session musician with multiple credits to his name, Ben has recently recorded for Seth Walker and Cas Haley, and is currently a touring and recording member of Satsang.
Ben has toured internationally in Europe (8+ countries), Zimbabwe, South Africa, Canada, and all over the US including Hawaii.
Festival Appearances: Wanderlust International Tour (3x), SXSW, California Roots Festival, Dry Diggins Festival, Shangri-La, Project Earth.
Venue Highlights: The Blue Note (NY), Le Poisson Rouge (NY), Gramercy Theatre (NY), The Dakota (MN), The Fox Theatre (CO), Wilma Theatre (MT), The Bluebird Theatre (CO), Baseline (Johannesburg, SA),
WORLD TRACK PREMIERE: SUNDUB “Burden of Love” - Top Shelf Reggae
SUNDUB: Your Weekly Island Oasis In The Heart Of The Concrete Jungle - Live for live music
Founding Member of Brooklyn-based SUNDUB, an inventively collaborative mix of New York City musicians, offering its classic reggae repertoire peppered with soul and funk since 2013.
Drummer, Lead Vocalist, songwriter, and founder of Funk/World Fusion band Palmslap.
PERFORMANCE & COLLABORATION
Bakithi Kumalo (Paul Simon)
Sidney Mills (Steel Pulse)
Larry McDonald (Gil Scott Heron, Bob Marley)
Cas Haley (America’s Got Talent Finalist)
Seth Walker (Blues/Americana Artist)
Chris Berry (Grammy Award Winning Percussionist)
Dorrance Dance (Award Winning Dance Troupe)
1Future Presents: Not Yet Free A non-profit organization committed to enacting social progress, addressing citizens basic needs, and improving social conditions (NYC and South Africa)
Trexist Cymbals Artist and Endorsee
Supermassive Clothing Brand Ambassador
SUNDUB - “Burden of Love” (2019 - album) Drums, Percussion, Production
Satsang - “Kulture” (2019) Drums, Percussion
SUNDUB - “Burden of Love” (2019 - single) Drums
SUNDUB - “Won’t Go Easy” (2019 - single) Drums
Seth Walker - “Are You Open” (2019) Songwriter, Drums
Cas Haley - “More Music More Family” (2015) Drums, Percussion
The Brighton Beat - “Here And Now” (2016) Percussion
The Brighton Beat - “Off We Go” (2015) Percussion
The Flow ft. Chris Berry and Tubby Love - “The Flow” (2015) Drums, Percussion
Tangled Roots - “Tangled Roots” (2015) Drums, Percussion
Sara Tone - “Good Way” (2015) Drums, Percussion
Jus Wright - “Eternal Fire” (2015) Drums, Percussion
Blue Mountain Bustdown - “JamTrain” (2011) Drums, Percussion
Blue Mountain Bustdown - “Paper War” (2010) Drums, Percussion