I do not know if Ben reads this blog personally, but I'll try!
My name is Eugene, and I live in a small state of Brazil.
First I would say that I am a big fan of his music since I heard "Sexual Healing" on the album Live from Mars. I had great empathy for your sound!
Last week, I felt the same empathy for the sound that a band from a neighboring town to mine does! I had felt the same empathy for its sound and so would like to share with you. Damn called The Muddy Brothers, and they are beginning their career.
Here is the facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/TheMuddyBrothers and link in toutube Full album: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZxIXsrFPkvk
Long life to good music!