Benjamin Simpson/Mother Fore - Athens, GA


Benjamin Simpson

Benjamin Simpson is a singer/songwriter based in Athens, GA.  Benjamin is the lead singer and guitarist for the Athens progressive rock band Mother Fore. Benjamin has performed at many venues with the band or as a solo artist including AThFest 2016 (band) and 2017 (solo). and the Athens Human Rights Festival.  Benjamin released a solo album "Broken Figurines" in January, 2019.  


Mother Fore

Formed in 2013, the progressive rock band plays original material.  Mother Fore released their first album "A Bit More Human" in 2016.  In 2019, Mother Fore began performing their rock opera "Regarding Marianne".  See the video section for the full rock opera.


Athens Georgia Music Scene

Mother Fore is based in Athens, Georgia.  Athens is the home of the University of Georgia and is well known for it's rich music scene (R.E.M., The B-52s, Drive-By Truckers, Widespread Panic to name a few).