Durango Songwriters Expo

Friends of the Expo—Howard and Monica Benson

Howard and Monica Benson

Howard Benson is an LA based hit record producer with over 30 million in record sales on projects he's produced.including records by Daughtry, My Chemical Romance, Papa Roach, Hoobastank, and Seether, among many others. Howard has been incredibly successful and always stresses melody and the song. We're thrilled to have him at the upcoming Santa Barbara Wine Country Expo, Mar. 1-3.

Monica Benson is head of BOK Music Publishing, based in Calabassas, CA. As a publisher, Monica has placed songs with the late, great Whitney Houston, Misteeq, etc., and the Lizzy McGuire Soundtrack. Her numerous television placements include Ugly Betty, The OC, One Life To Live, South Beach, The Ghost Whisperer, CSI, Miss Congeniality, etc. We're equally proud to have Monica involved again, quite the power couple, don't you think!