BenOaks (aka V1TAL) blends genres ranging from triphop to blues, punk, reggae, dub, funk & electronica.
“Drop the Hammer (Down)” is the current hiphop/rap single by BenOaks featuring Minneapolis bred vocal monster DAYTYM.
He is a member of the triphop & production group the #NUMINOUS & the newly formed blues/punk band The Gallows. Ben Oaks is also a founding member of the earth-wide collaborative music & art project Bones Culture.
Ben uses Jackson Pollock style paint throw techniques mixed with street art & graffiti styles. He has an ongoing series of hand gesture paintings as well as a series of visuals based on sacred geometry. He is currently working on a new series “awaken creation” due for show this summer.
Benjamin just released a new instrumental triphop album ‘L1R’ under his electronica moniker V1TAL!