LATEST NEWS – We managed to get together to record a concert for Shrewsbury Folk Festival which will be broadcast on 29th August. We’re very grateful to be involved in the virtual festival this year, check out their website for more details.
Matt Williams, erstwhile sound engineer and Adventures In Audio boss has been expertly editing some together videos for us, check them out below. If you feel like donating anything towards the work that went into these it would, of course, be very welcome and appreciated, you can do so HERE

Our debut album ‘GOLD HAS WORN AWAY’ was released in late 2019 on Westpark Music – LISTEN here.




Packshot of the new CD: Gold has worn away - Benji Kirkpatrick & the Excess

‘Gold Has Worn Away’ is a dynamic and powerful roots-rock album for our age, a musical statement that marks an assured and more promising new direction for Benji (albeit one where he seems comfortably at home). And it should give him plenty of cred out-with the folk world too’ – FATEA Records Magazine

‘Formidable musicianship. Hard hitting lyrics abound’ – Folk & Tumble

‘Benji knows how to shake things up, which he does here. Folk is a broad church with many pews; and in a lively pew at the back you will find Benji throwing a musical riot with his power trio’ – EDS