Ben Vaughn




Ben Vaughn grew up in the Philadelphia area on the New Jersey side of the river.  At age 6 his uncle gave him a Duane Eddy record and forever changed his life. In 1983 he formed the Ben Vaughn Combo, releasing two albums and touring the US several times. They received rave reviews in Rolling Stone and People magazine and video airplay on MTV. He worked as an award winning composer for several TV sitcoms, and recorded an entire album in his ’65 Rambler!  He continues to release albums and hosts a national weekly broadcast on WXPN entitled The Many Moods of Ben Vaughn.


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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.


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