‘Ben the Bee’ Started DJ‐ing in the late 80‘s, at the birth of dance culture and the emergence of the world music scene. Played at clubs, parties and festivals worldwide including: GIVE!, Kimberley, Wilderness, Harvest, Desert Heart, Womad, Glastonbury, Bestival, Sunrise, Sunset Ashram (Ibiza), Aura (Ibiza), The White House, Rustlers Valley (South Africa), Save the Rhino & Rift Valley Festival (Kenya), The Backyard (Thailand), TIP (Goa), Wajaya Beach (Sri Lanka), Tender, Lotus, Cultural Virus, Megatripolis, Pendragon & The ICA.
One of the first DJ‐producers to combine ethnic and tribal elements with dance and computer based music. Worked with: One Giant Leap, Coldcut, Ninja Tune, Dreadzone, Celtarabia, Dana Gillespi, Alabama 3, Clair Nicolson, Biggabush, Liz Fletcher, Sophie Barker, The Egg, Jamie Cullum, Youth, Mark Sinclair, Najma, Davod Azad, Matthew Barley, Sirishkumar, Ashok Kumar, Dana Gillespi, Funky Porccini, Love Grocer, Solar Quest, Slovo, Rolf Harris, Fatlife, Thelemic Pulse, Bargrooves, Seamless, XL Records, Alpha Beat, Zion Train & Z‐Star. In collaboration with The British Council: ‘The Divan of Rumi & Bach’ with Davod Azad, Matthew Barley, Sirishkumar & Igor Kennaway, A musical exploration of the parallels between ancient & modern world music and sacred music from eastern and western traditions, fusing Iranian classical music and Bach with beautiful singing from Sufi Master Davod Azad and the spoken poetry of Jalaluddin Rumi.