Pointfest 2021

GRANDSON – Pointfest Artist Profile


Canadian-American musician, Grandson, may be a newcomer to Pointfest, but if you’ve been listening to The Point over the last few years, you’ll probably recognize his sound.

Jordan Edward Benjamin, known professionally as Grandson (stylized as grandson), is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter, and musician currently signed to Fueled by Ramen and RCA Records. He released his major label debut EP, A Modern Tragedy Vol. 1, on June 15, 2018, and released the follow-up A Modern Tragedy Vol. 2 on February 22, 2019. The initial EP featured the single “Blood // Water”, which appeared on several Billboard charts in the United States and Canada. Benjamin’s music focuses on modern-day issues that are less recognized by the media and public. On December 4, 2020, he released an album named Death of an Optimist …read more