Esser (band)
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Esser Band

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Esser performing at Lollapalooza 2009
Background information
Benjamin Joel Esser
Born1983/1984 (age 34-35)[1]
Chelmsford, Essex, England
GenresElectropop, indie pop
LabelsTransgressive, Green United Music

Benjamin Joel Esser, known mononymously as Esser, is an English singer, songwriter and producer. He is from Chelmsford, Essex and was formerly a drummer for the band Ladyfuzz. Esser attended Great Baddow High School and staying true to his roots, some students at the time of release were included, in uniform, in the video of his single Headlock

His debut album, Braveface, was released in the UK in May 2009 via Transgressive Records; Esser promoted the record as a support act for the Kaiser Chiefs' UK arena tour and also on his own tour, joined by a live band that included his brother.[2] He released an EP, Enmity, in 2012, taking influence from Krautrock groups such as Cluster and Harmonia.[3]


  • Braveface (2009)
  • Enmity (2012)


  • "I Love You" (2008)
  • "Satisfied" (2008)
  • "Work It Out" (2009)
  • "Headlock" (2009)
  • "Enmity" (2012)


  1. ^ "No 190: Ben Esser". The Guardian. September 25, 2007. Archived from the original on February 15, 2016. Retrieved 2016 – via
  2. ^ "Interview: Esser | Interviews". August 2, 2009. Archived from the original on May 16, 2019. Retrieved 2019.
  3. ^ "Esser: Enmity. The Singer Emerges from the Shadows in a Dada-Inspired Video". Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 2014.

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