Ben Lubeck is a songwriter based in Minneapolis. He is a founding member of Farewell Milwaukee and has released four records with the band.
Ben released his first solo effort, Rented Rooms, in February 2016. Coverage surrounding the album included a song premiere with The Bluegrass Situation, a Radio Heartland in-studio session premiered by Minnesota Public Radio's The Current, with a number seven placement in the StarTribune's "Best-of-2016 Minnesota Album Poll."
The album was recorded with Brad Bivens in between Ben's schedule with Farewell Milwaukee. Ben tracked the vocals and guitar live, then augmented each song with contributions from notable Twin City musicians including: Ben Kyle, Adam Levy, Jacob Hanson, Alex Young, and many more.
The album was conceived as an act of reconciliation toward's Ben's father, while contemplating his own new found status as a dad.
Since the album's release, Ben has remained busy with Farewell Milwaukee and is in the process of recording a new solo album.