Sóttkví online music festival.

11th of April at 11.30am GMT

Ben will be playing a set from the splendid isolation of his flat. Follow the link below:


Due to the Coronavirus, Ben is locked up and recording all gigs from home - so plenty of new music on the way. Stay safe everyone.

Previous events

Ben Holland Live in Tokyo

Somewhere in Tokyo on the 31st, then Polka Dots on the 6th of April, Tokyo

I'm going to Japan for the first time! I have always loved Japan from a distance, I can't wait to get a good look up close! The details of the two venues I will be playing are written in Japanese. All I know is that the second venue I will be playing on the 6th of April is called 'Polka Dots'. I will discover more when I get there. If you'll be in Japan between the 24th of March and the 6th of April - drop me a line if you'd like to come to a gig and I'll pass on less vague details...

Ben Holland

Pushkin House, Bloomsbury Square, London


A lecture on the works of two of Russia's greatest writers, Pushkin and Platanov.

A lecture by Robert Chandler. Ben Holland will be joining Robert, and Robert will be reading from Ben Holland's adaptation of Pushkin's 'Queen of Spades'. In Robert's words - "Ben Holland's ballad translation of 'Queen of Spades' captures the spirit of Pushkin's story more perfectly than any prose translation I know (my own included!).