Local bands to feature on weekend playlist.
He said: "When Colchester United got in touch to see if I’d select some tunes to play in the build up to this huge FA Cup match against Tottenham I didn’t need asking twice.
Ben, who organises a host of top musical events around the town, including at The Arts Centre, The Waiting Room and more, has created a great mix of tunes for Saturday's game.
Aiming to build up the atmosphere ahead of kick-off, we've recruited local music guru Ben Howard to put together the weekend playlist.
Colchester United will be aiming to hit the right note on and off the pitch on Saturday when they take on Tottenham Hotspur in the Emirates FA Cup.
"Listen out for Tropic of Xhao’s cover of Eagle of Death Metal’s ‘I Love You All The Time’ from Tom Donovan’s Paix project.
"The project is raising money for the victims of the Paris attacks including the family of one of Colchester’s music comrades, Nick Alexander, who tragically lost his life in Paris.
and you can follow the PAIX project on Facebook www.keepcolchestercool.co.uk