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BENTO (Silverchair’s Ben Gillies) Release “Words Of Love” Video

Words Of Love” is from BENTO’s debut album, DIAMOND DAYS, which was released October 26, 2012 on Gillies’ own Diamond Day Records label (MGM Distribution). DIAMOND DAYS presents twelve bristling and glistening rock & roll songs, with Gillies up front, singing his heart out, singing his own songs, and opening up like you’ve never heard… Read more »


Silverchair’s Drummer Ben Gillies – New “Bento” On Life

In the year of 1992 a band were born called Innocent Criminals.  You and I came to know of them under a different name when they released their debut studio album called Frogstomp back in 1995.  That band made headlines and consisted of three members who were the major ingredients of Silverchair.  The Australian post-grunge band went… Read more »


Bento – Diamond Days

If you are partial to some Silverchair from time to time, then you may be aware of a member of that band known as Ben Gillies.  The drummer from Silverchair has gone onto other musical ventures since that band announced an indefinite hiatus last year.  Welcome to Bento, a very different musical monster.  No major distorted guitars throughout, no major rock… Read more »


BENTO Fronted By Silverchair Drummer Ben Gillies Set To Release ‘Diamond Days’ Debut Album October 26

As one door closes another opens…such is the case with BENTO, the new musical creation from Silverchair drummer/co-founder Ben Gillies.   The band’s debut album, DIAMOND DAYS, is scheduled for release on Friday, October 26 on Gillies’ own Diamond Day Records label (MGM Distribution).   The title track is available now for purchase on iTunes, and the… Read more »