Benj and Wayne

DuoWithWaynePaulBenj & Wayne are Benjamin Peacefull and Wayne Pauli, two musicians that are well known and respected in the South African music industry. While Wayne is known as one of the finest guitarists in the country, both have strong vocals which suit their versatile repertoire. Seasoned pros on the South African pub and club circuit, Benj and Wayne also regularly perform at corporate functions, weddings, private and cocktail parties as well as many local restaurants and wine farms etc.

Both Benjamin and Wayne grew up in musical families and started performing professionally before they left school. Wayne, with his dad, Dave Pauli, went on to found the Boulevard Blues band, before Wayne moved to London with Benjamin to pursue one of their numerous musical projects. While overseas, Benj & Wayne signed a publishing deal which has seen their original music used in several television series and adverts in the USA.
Benj & Wayne excite crowds all over Cape Town with their versions of songs by bands and artists such as: Kings Of Leon, The Killers, Coldplay, U2, The Police, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Cash, Beatles, Oasis, REM, The Rolling Stones, Queen, Stereophonics, Blur, Bob Marley and many more! With a huge and versatile repertoire there is always something for everyone to enjoy.

Benj & Wayne have helped make many functions and weddings all over the country a success, having performed at most of the top venues and hotels around the country, including Sun City, The Lost Palace, The Swazi Sun, Maseru Sun, The Wanderers and Auckland Country clubs and New Years Eve at the Sandton Sun. They have also performed separately and together in the UK, America, Spain and Qatar and were recently asked to perform at the 2010 FIFA World Cup at the Green Point Stadium in Cape Town.

Repertoire

Use Somebody
Message in a Bottle
Moondance
Babylon
Never Tear Us Apa
Dakota
Is This Love
1979
Mr Brightside
Walk the Line
Folsom Prison Blues
Good People
7 Nation Army
All These Things That I've Done
High and Dry
Jammin
Human
Man on the Moon
Rain on Me
Crazy
Come Together
Down Under
Stuck in a Moment
Stuck in the Middle
Wonderwall
One
When You Were Young
The Scientist
Valerie
Sit Down
Yellow
Down Under
Losing my Religion
I'm On Fire
No Woman No Cry
Can’t Buy Me Love
She Moves in Her Own Way
She’s A Star
The Importance of Being Idle
Volcano
Santeria
Whistle for the Choir
Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Chasing Cars
Blister In The Sun
With Or Without You
Last Request
The Gambler
Wild World
Wish You Were Here
The Scientist
Ring of Fire
Fly Me To The Moon
Under My Skin
More
Space Oddity
Proud Mary
Have You Ever Seen The R
Imagine
Wish You Were Here
Fortunate Fool
Like Janis
Norwegian wood
Hide Your Love Away
Waiting In Vain
Redemption Song
Father And Son
Half The World Away
Stay
All I want Is You
Everyday
Where Is My Mind
Cannonball
Stay
Fake Plastic Trees
Creep
Black
Time In A Bottle
Makin Whoopee
On The Street Where you live
Hudson & The Library)
(Standard, recently covered Mr
Just The Way You Are
Only Have Eyes For You
Hearbreak Hotel
Dream A Little Dream
Dream Dream Dream

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