We asked Ben Gomori for some biological data…
What species of creature best describes you? Monkey! Simian or whatever they’re called
Body length: Long
Habitat: Victoria Park
Migration patterns: Somewhere warm and beachy for the summer, and Amsterdam in the winter for ADE to hobnob with the other Jungle VIPs
Favourite hiding place(s): Studio of course! And bed.
First memorable experience with a tree: Falling out of one shortly after I was born.
Are you presently climbing towards the sky, branching out or going back to your roots? Roots with one hand, branching out with t’other.
Other behavioural traits: Making things, inventing things, eating things, touching things
An eclectically minded house producer, DJ and radio host, Ben Gomori’s life is dedicated to making and spreading music wherever he can. Releases for the likes of Nurvous, Purp & Soul, Baker Street Recordings, Sleazy Deep and Anjunadeep and his acclaimed re-edits series have helped him to make a mark on the production side of things after a decade DJing in some of the world’s most legendary clubs and festivals. A former resident at legendary London venues including Turnmills, The Key, The Cross, Egg and Pacha, he’s also played for the likes of Creamfields, Secret Garden Party, Sziget Festival, Snowbombing and GlobalGathering.
Accolades include Annie Mac making his Jai Paul ‘Jasmine’ edit her Foundcloud Track Of The Week on BBC Radio 1, the Guardian Music blog naming his Dan Croll remix as their track of the month for the Music Alliance Pact , and Mixmag feautring him in their Keep An Eye On Section. Remixes for the likes of X-Press 2, Kris Menace & Chelonis R. Jones, Public Service Broadcasting and Nick Mulvey have shown his love of reworking, as have his hugely popular edits of the likes of LL Cool J and Bobby Brown.
His weekly Turned On Podcast is building a solid reputation following his podcast series for Eastern Electrics, Snowboming and Data Transmission. He has also created guest mixes for the likes of Pulse Radio, Skiddle, Paulatine, Mixfeed.ru, NVWLS, First Ear Music and MeDEEPllin. His side project Monologues.goes from strength to strength, inviting DJ/producers to create mixes of solely their own material.
Annie Mac, John Digweed, Citizen, Damian Lazarus, Aeroplane, Soul Clap, Solomun, Huxley, Friendly Fires, Friend Within, Kry Wolf, UNER, Oliver $, Catz n Dogz, Todd Edwards, Zombie Disco Squad, Kolombo, Jesse Rose, Claude VonStroke, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Russ Yallop, Slam, Roger Sanchez, Brendon Moeller, Waifs & Strays, Kraak & Smaak, Asadinho, jozif, Peter Kruder, Ben Westbeech / Breach, Gold Panda, J. Phlip, Gab Rhome, Daniel Bortz, Ralph Myerz, WALLS, Ben Pearce, Nick Warren, Jody Wisternoff, Droog, Ashley Beedle, Russ Chimes, Dave Seaman, Mouillnex, Hijack, Mike Mago, Henry Saiz, Horse Meat Disco, Mighty Mouse, Hector Romero, DJ Chus, Thomas Gandey, Death On The Balcony, Hannah Holland, Kevin Griffiths (Tsuba), Geddes, Onionz, Adeline, Lynx, Bostro Pesopeo (Permanent Vacation), Homework, Abyss, Moguai, Nick Holder, Tommy Largo, Nathan Coles, Leo Zero, Jim Rivers, Trevor Rockcliffe, Nick Warren, Anil Chawla, Jim Masters, Pete Da Feet (Lost My Dog), Shir Khan, Coyu, Harold Heath, The Pushamann, Inland Knights, Dubble D, Moodymanc, Tayo, Quentin Harris, Giom, Men In Trees, Raymundo Rodriguez…