DANCE MUSIC SUPERSTAR, PAUL OAKENFOLD, TO PLAY IN SYDNEY ON NEW YEARS DAY
Rodd Richards Presents and T1000 Events present dance music superstar Paul Oakenfold in Sydney at Bungalow 8 and The Loft on New Years Day, January 1, 2017.
The event, RESOLUTION on NYD feat. Paul Oakenfold, will include a stellar line-up of local house music artists: Kate Monroe, Alex Taylor, Mark Dynamix, Robbie Lowe, Binary Live (Johnny Gleeson + Paul Wheeler), Beth Yen, Husky, Illya, Rodd Riches ft. Arrnott Olssen, John Glover, Cadell, Mo Funk, Andrew James, Dave Goode, Liam Sampras and Angela Ciccotti.
One of the true legends of electronic music, Paul Oakenfold has elevated and shaped an entire genre for over three decades and remains one of the leading forces in the global music scene today.
Beginning his career by playing soul and funk music in London, Paul spent a few months in New York City, breaking into the mainstream where hip-hop was the most popular, before working for Champion Records where he signed Salt-n-Pepa, DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince – as well as becoming a promoter and British agent for the Beastie Boys and Run-D.M.C.
After travelling to Ibiza in the eighties, Paul became an ambassador and is responsible for introducing England to the Ibiza acid house style of music with an Ibiza Reunion party, The night shortly became a classic and one of the UK’s major acid house nights, seeing Paul return to Ibiza and gain residencies at Amnesia and Pacha.
Over the years, Paul has earned himself three Grammy nominations, won the title of No. 1 DJ in the World in 1988 and 1999 by DJ Magazine, and produced mixes for over one-hundred artists including U2, Madonna, The Rolling Stones, Moby and more. On top of that he has three acclaimed artist albums under his own name and has remixed Michael Jackson, Justin Timberlake and The Rolling Stones, releasing over 20 DJ mix compilations.
His most recent works have had him playing at some of the world’s hottest nightspots and festivals, as well as producing soundtracks for Hollywood Blockbuster movies such as The Bourne Identity, Matrix Reloaded and Swordfish.
Paul Oakenfold is the sovereign of DJ culture and is its most recognizable icon. The NYD party will be one to remember with uninterrupted views of Darling Harbour and a perfectly selected line-up of supporting DJ’s, creating two levels of music and dancing.
Tickets and VIP packages are on sale now
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