DJ School UK, DJ Tutor, DJ Lessons, Music Production specialist

Ben (Phrixus) Broughton

Ben Broughton has had years of professional experience producing and releasing music on a plethora of labels, as well as DJing everywhere from converted Soviet supermarkets in Hungary to noodle bars in LA. 

As a tutor, he’s taught students how to produce music in one on one and workshop environments for over three years, equipping his students with the knowledge and confidence needed to elevate their work to an industry standard level. Ben has a particular in-depth knowledge in sound design and arrangement, and primarily teaches on Ableton and Logic Pro X. 

Ben currently runs his own imprint, 8MANA, releasing a signature style of high-tech, low-end driven bass music, developing and releasing an up-and-coming roster of international artists. He is also in the process of completing his MA in Creative Music at Leeds College of Music. 

Experience includes: Apple Certified Logic Pro X instructor, an in-depth knowledge of Ableton, expert-level sound design, 4 years of releasing music professionally on labels, airplay on Radio 1 and 1Xtra, 4 years DJing on an international level and 3 years of running workshops and tutoring music production in Exeter and Leeds.