Artist info

Genre

Indie, Pop, Rock


Influences

Bowie, Beatles, MGMT, UMO, Beck, Pink Floyd, Flaming Lips, Billie Eilish, Wes Anderson


Website

Bio

Human Buoy were nominated for ‘Most Popular New Act’ in the 2016 WAMi awards and the debut album 'Animation Station' was released in June '17.

Human Buoy is the project of Perth-based musician Ben McDonald. Ben has been a session bass player for the last 4 + years, lending a hand to bands such as Pond, Meg Mac, Shiny Joe Ryan, Peter Bibby, The Love Junkies, Grace Woodroofe and Boat Show. He was a member of local Perth bands Dream Rimmy, Sugarpuss and Sonpsilo Circus. He currently plays bass for Katy Steele in between teaching music and producing Human Buoy tracks.

Netflicks is the first taste of Human Buoy's forthcoming EP set for release before the end of 2021.

Review

Review by Tommy Faith Tommy Faith

24 Nov 2017

Triple J
35

Before I listened to this song I was wearing regular old business man shoes. Now I'm wearing those shoes you see kids wearing in malls, with the bits that flash when you walk. Think about it.

Before I listened to this song I was wearing regular old business man shoes. Now I'm wearing those shoes you see kids wearing in malls, with the bits that flash when you walk. Think about it.

Review

Review by Gemma Pike Gemma Pike

06 Nov 2017

Triple J
35

I'm digging the darker verses, a different side to your sound Ben!

I'm digging the darker verses, a different side to your sound Ben!

Review

Review by Nick Findlay Nick Findlay

25 Oct 2017

Triple J
35

that's one hooky chorus! strong vibes when it kicks in

that's one hooky chorus! strong vibes when it kicks in