Ben Champell’s sound is a mix of dark pressing techno
beats and hooking melodic tech-house tunes all in a lower range of speed than techno
music is usually played. He is calling it “Down-tempo Techno”. Within the past 9 years Ben released his tracks & remixes on labels like Funk´n Deep, Complexed Records, Stick Recordings or Jannowitz Records to name only a few. Musicwise his homebase he found at Complexed Records the imprint of techno legend Drumcomplex and Blufin Records based in Cologne. Since 2012 Ben has been always pro-ductive, he composed over 190 original tracks and did remixes for artists like Drumcomplex, Belocca, Ash Roy or Omis (Italy). He also gets huge support from some big names of the business like Carl Cox, Richie Hawtin, Paco Osuna, Veerus (Drumcode), Claude van Stroke, DJ Hell and many others constantly.
Ben built a reputation for playing powerful and dynamic sets in clubs and open-air festivals around Europe including his personal highlights Decadance in Gent (Belgium), Waagenbau in Hamburg, Muck in Giessen alongside lots of big names from the industry. He also is a well-known guest artist at Sisyphos Berlin where he smashed the legendary Hammahalle or Dampfer with his 4-5 hours sets.
The latest releases on the market where on Complexed Records in collaboration with label head Drumcomplex and on BluFin Records. Upcoming tracks and remixes on Railroad Recordings and Sonusfield are going to be released very soon.