Ben Harris

Ben Harris

Bands: ANTA/ Iyabe/ Ogives/ LEG

What was your first instrument?
The electric guitar.

The most embarrassing guitar you’ve owned?
I once bought and Ill Nino signature guitar by accident.

What are the top 3 gigs you’ve ever been to?
Selvhenter with Tomaga, ATP curated by Fantomas and The Melvins and Tool with Mastodon.

Your favourite gear that you constantly use?
My Gibson 'The Paul', my First Act USA Custom, all of my pedals, my Burman SL1000.

Current favourite amp and pedal?
Sunn Model T and Strymon Big Sky.

What is the coolest gig you have ever played?
Supersonic Festival/Supernormal Festival/ArcTanGent Festival.

Who are three people or bands who have highly influenced you in music?
Omar Rodriguez Lopez (The Mars Volta), Richard D. James (Aphex Twin), Bjork.

What would be your absolute dream guitar to own?
Travis Bean TB1000A.

Do you have any party tricks?
Thumbs.

What’s the best thing about working at PMT?
Learning about all types of gear, making customers happy in their continuing journey for musical transcendence and enlightenment, working with lots of very sound people.