BEN TORRES is a professional guitarist/singer/songwriter born in Indianapolis, Indiana. Ben’s interest in music began at an early age having acquired his first guitar, a Fender Stratocaster, when he was just 9 years old. He’s played with non-stop ambition ever since.
His performance career highlights include opening for The Little River Band in Palm Coast, performing at the House Of Blues, performing at the Hard Rock Hotel in Tampa, opening for Aaron Carter, as well as playing at many local venues and restaurants. Ben’s original music has been aired on Beach 92.7 in Palm Coast and 97x in Tampa. He has also gained recognition from multiple online magazines, including Making Music Magazine and American Pride Magazine.
Ben recently recorded his first music video for his song “The Life We’re Given” with Diamond View Studios. The song is about those who can not escape their past and as a result, it affects their future. Written by Ben, the song was produced by Maika Maile and mastered by Chris Athens.
One of Ben’s goals is to become a well-known artist familiar to every household. His desire and dream to touch millions of lives grows stronger every day.
Some of Ben’s greatest influences consist of The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Radiohead, 311, John Mayer, and Dave Matthews Band.