Ben Rothwell

  • Guitarist

About Ben Rothwell

Ben is a Leeds/Manchester-based session guitarist. Having received his first guitar aged eight, by fifteen he had established himself on the local live music circuit, as well as achieving Grade 8 guitar. After attaining Triple Distinction* at college level, Ben went on to study Popular Music (BA Hons Electric Guitar) at Leeds College of Music. 
Ben has performed on various stages, from clubs and theatres to festivals and live radio, and is now establishing himself as a popular pedal demoer in the digital world, showcasing the latest creations from Pigtronix and Supro on Instagram, Facebook and YouTube. Ben’s abundance of experience of both the live arena and studio environments has seen him become an in-demand session player, adding his tasteful note choice and jaw-dropping technique to recordings for a variety of up and coming artists. A fluent blues and jazz improviser, with a tone that has to be heard to be believed, Ben Rothwell is a name you’ll be seeing a lot more of in the future.