- 6 years ago
Ben Westbeech is a DJ, singer and producer originating from Bristol, living in London, UK. Trained as cellist and vocalist, his influences include House, Rock n Roll, punk, jazz and hip hop. Ben first gave a CD containing his first single "So Good Today" to a friend in London, 2 months later she played it to Gilles Peterson who snapped it up. This led to Ben being signed to Gilles Peterson's superb label Brownswood Recordings. His debut album Welcome To The Best Years Of Your Life was released in March 2007.
Ben brings us a very different podcast from our recent ones, a pumping mix featuring lots of in your face electro, dubstep and breaks. We also got the chance to ask him a few brief questions:
The biggest Influence in my Life..... is my experiences.
The internet..... is an amazing source of knowledge if used correctly.
If I could turn back time..... I'd go back to the start of punk.
My first gig....was nerve racking.
The funniest thing I ever heard ...."I've learned from