In Manchester (UK), Ben cut his teeth with many years running and DJ-ing for a successful night and is now producing records with an ever filling gig diary. With a childhood spent enjoying heavy metal and pop punk, he moved into electronic music in his late teens.
His first full length EP within a few days reached No.3 in the Beatport Chart and No.1 on the Deep House Chart. The track has been highly supported by Solomun
, Seth Troxler
, David August
, Jamie Jones
, Maya Jane Coles
, Pete Tong
, Annie Mac
, Maxxi Soundsystem
to name but a few. The "What I Might Do" EP landed on MTA Records
/Under The Shade on 01.10.12 with remixes from Adam Shelton
, Bonar Bradberry
& Harry Wolfman
In October 2012, Ben signed to CODA Agency
for booking representation, amongst some of electronic music's biggest names. A remix for swedish band Sailor & I was released for a free download via his facebook page in June, several remixes are forthcoming for Southern Fried Records
, Under The Shade
and Bridge The Gap
. With an original follow up coming out on Purp & Soul
's Various Artists Album.
In late 2011, Ben was made Creative Director at Purp & Soul; an already established brand by friend Chris Farnworth. Together they have formed a label which is going from strength to strength forging family ties with 6 artists so far on the roster. Showcases have sold out in this country and abroad and their label continues to build momentum.