Artist Profile: Dean De Benedictis and Vic Hennegan
This is a short clip from Dean De Benedictis' and Vic Hennegan's radio concert.
Previously, Californians Dean De Benedictis and Vic Hennegan played on
Galactic Travels once before. For
show #602 on October 16, 2008, Dean and Vic played a live
radio concert which may be heard in Galactic Travels Podcast #7.
They returned on show #756 on October 1, 2011. Their interview from that program may be
heard in Galactic Travels Podcast #8. A short clip from this concert is in the
DEAN DE BENEDICTIS: Dean's music is the result of his will to tie an essential common
thread together between opposing genres and mentalities as well as draw from them a natural
sense of emotion, expanse and mystery. This Southern California-based visual and conceptual
artist, known as Surface 10, has always utilized his interest in a variety of styles and
cultures to enrich the quality of his musical expression.
VIC HENNEGAN: An artist and a spiritualist, Hennegan contemplates the state of
humanity through his music. Hennegan's instinctive hand creates techno-trance and ambient
music in a wildly fun, uplifting spiritual experience that will take your soul on a journey
to the center of ecstasy. His music emanates a unique warmth which moves the listener to a
state of euphoria.
Following their radio concert on Galactic Travels, Dean and Vic went on to play on
other radio shows and at a concert festival in the area. Their time in the Northeast culminated
with a performance at the
Soundscapes Concert Series before continuing on to play
at City Skies in Atlanta.