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The Van Allen Belt
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • United States
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The Van Allen Belt is the pop concept of multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Benjamin Ferris. Formed in 2008, the band is steeped in a lyrical nostalgia for 1960's girl-group-pop a la Burt Bacharach and Phil Spector. Consistently self-producing and releasing original material, the band is 3 albums and 2 EP’s strong in their catalog; also writing, directing, shooting, and starring in all 6 of their music videos.

Performing with such luminaries as Stereolab, Atlas Sound, Dan Deacon, Miike Snow, and TEEN at venues and festivals such as SXSW, NXNE, CBGB, CMJ, MPMF & VIA, the band continues to develop their live set in the complimentary atmosphere of their peers.

Live, the trio are a fully electronic performance, with the sound design, electronic drumming, and video projection of Scott Taylor providing atmosphere and backdrop for Benjamin Ferris’s melodic, polyrhythmic-orchestral synth work. Uniting all elements is the powerful and evocative presence of Tamar Kamin, sampling and looping her voice in real-time, building lush harmonies along with the melodies.

Honest pop with pertinent and progressive themes, punchy and trim production with a love of psych excess and a mature style, the group furthers their genre-defying trajectory touring extensively throughout the continental United States.

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