'We’re in the best era for composer creatives to really go for it. Be brave. Take risks'

A couple of music-loving lads from the Midlands who didn’t have any local industry role models when they were coming up are now world-renowned in-demand composers following decades of exceptional contribution to their craft. With industry kudos, multiple international awards wins and an abundance of experience between them, Benji Merrison and Will Slater are here to advocate for an age of fearlessly creative independent composers.