Ben Hall is a multi talented entertainer from Okolona, Mississippi now living in Nashville, TN. In 2005, he won the National and International Thumbstyle Guitar Contests, as well as the Horizon Award from the National Thumbpicker’s Hall of Fame. Ben has also been recognized nationally as a singer/songwriter who prefers traditional styles of music.
Hall has performed at some of Nashville’s most famous venues including the Grand Ole Opry and the Country Music Hall of Fame. Although he makes frequent appearances as a soloist, Hall has worked the stage as a sideman for legends such as Jeannie Seely, Jan Howard and Charlie Louvin. Ben has recorded with Louvin, Kurt Wagner & Cortney Tidwell, and Candi Staton.
Tompkins Square is proud to release his debut, Ben Hall!, an album full of guitar tunes heavily influenced by his heroes Merle Travis and Chet Atkins.
Produced by Eric "Roscoe" Ambel.