One big difference between dance music and rock is the way enthusiasts select what to listen to: While rock fans tend to listen to full albums, dance-music types generally listen to a single song by an anonymous artist or compilations put together in a continuous mix by superstar DJs.

One such artist is Ashley Beedle, who has managed to avoid the limelight while producing a series of hits under different names and working on various collaborations. Most famous for his work in Black Science Orchestra and X-Press 2, Beedle has been a DJ and producer since the dawn of acid house in the late 1980s and early ’90s.

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