Ben has been on the cutting edge of music for the past 10 years. As a producer, songwriter and performing artist; he has always sought out innovation and originality in music. Ben has a real talent for developing artists and creating for them an original identity.
After playing in London's gig circuit as frontman for numerous rock bands for a couple of years Ben's band Alien Breed was snapped up in 2000 by award winning Independent label Delicious Vinyl home of Tone Loc, Pharcyde and The Brand New Heavies. Touring through the states for four years in classic venues such as the Whisky a Go Go, CBGBs, House of Blues and some fantastic outdoor events X-Games, Bluetorch, South by Southwest. Touring with bands such as: Incubus, The Deftones & The Fun Lovin' Criminals. Then being signed by Universal Records and releasing their well received debut album "Antidote" with their single "Colorblind" reaching #9 in the Billboard modern Rock charts and topping playlists of 99X and KROQ.
Ben has worked as a producer in some of the top recording studios in the US including:Soundtrack NY, Hollywood Sound, Record plant, Artizan, Mixroom. And worked with Grammy award winning producer Andy Wallace(Nirvana, Kasabian, RATM) .
After 5 years away in Los Angeles, Ben has have returned to London to establish his new music production company "Man Machine" which specializes in developing new cutting edge pop/rock artists and music for for TV, Film and Video Games.. His music has been featured on soundtracks such as Alias, Dark Angel (Fox), Chameleon III (Paramount), Birds of Prey (WB) and Real World (MTV). My track "Colorblind" is currently being used as the theme for US late-night variety show MDN, on Spike TV and on their website. In addition I have produced music for several video games including BMX XXX, Legends of Wrestling 2, Xtreme G Racing , Evil Twin and Alias the game by Acclaim.