Soulful Folk-Rock Artist
Ben Cottrill is a spirited west-coast artist with a soulful Folk-Rock sound, shaped by a decade of performing on streets across Canada. Blending live vocal looping with the warm rhythms of piano & guitar. Chosen from 20,000 applicants across Canada to appear on CTV’s music series “The Launch”, he was one of a few select artists working with both Canadian legend Bryan Adams and industry mogul Scott Borchetta on the program. Cottrill has also played 300+ live dates across Canada with performances at the Vancouver Shipyards Festival and Richmond World Festival, and has opened for groups Bedouin Soundclash, Jon & Roy and more. His latest EP collection “Velvet Regrets Vol. 1&2” and its accompanying short film was released Fall 2020, he has been named the 2021 Folk Artist of the Year from the Fraser Valley Music Awards.