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Paul Oakenfold (1999)

Interview by Frank Broughton, Rock's Backpages Audio, April 1999

The superstar DJ in wide-ranging discussion about DJ'ing and dance culture, from getting into hip hop and House to stadium tours with U2; the impact of Ecstasy; the performing DJ; remixing, and the techniques behind rocking a dancefloor.

File format: mp3; file size: 52.7mb, interview length: 57' 31" sound quality: ****

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