Benny Woodley was born in the remote Wheatbelt town of Three Springs Western Australia, Australia. He was raised at New Norcia Mission from the age of 8 until he was 15. Benny was given his first acoustic guitar by his biological mother he then took an interest in writing music as an hobby. From a young age country music,in particular \'Hank Williams Snr\' and \'Merle Haggard\' influenced Benny\'s choice of how to include real life experiences and interactions with a diverse range of people within his lyrical musical scores. Benny has worked around Western Australia within construction and also within the judicial system as a representitive for indigenous people. In 1984,Benny became involved with ABMUSIC at Clontarf an Aboriginal Corporation, where he began performing as a Solo Artist, with both original and covers. Thr recording was more of a project for Benny who consider\'s him self as a back yard musician more than any thing else. Benny has now completed his first album, self titled Benny Woodley 1954 which although not publicly released. All tracks have a personal connection with him, however the tracks \'1954\', \'I Want My Daddy Back Home\' and \'That\'s The Girl\' and \'It\'s Alright\' are his most liked. \'Benny\'s lyrics are about real people who had an influence on how they were recorded\'. Benny is a person who appreciates feed back on his music whether in what ever circumstances that people may think of his music. He does appreciate to date the interest that people have taken in his music. It is reported that Benny has had Airplay on the following, Radio Stations around Australia:2LRR/Opal FM, 2YAS/YAS FM plus Koori Korner,3KND/3KND - Kool and Deadly plus General Programming and Country Classics, 3MGB general music programs, 4CIM-Bumma Bippera Radio,4CRM/Country Shows, Gumala Radio Tom Price, YAAMA Walget, Mulba 101.3FM Port Hedland, ABC Radio,Radio Mama Geraldton, 6LN Radio Carnarvon.
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