HAVE YOU HEARD? CASE STUDY: FATBOY SLIM
Everyone and their dogs know who Fatboy Slim is right? Right? Well if you don't, Fatboy Slim aka Norman Cook (aka Quentin Leo Cook) is an English DJ, multi-instrumentalist and record producer.
Cook adopted the Fatboy Slim stage persona in 1996 and released his debut Better Living Through Chemistry the same year to critical acclaim. His follow up records and associated singles were also critically acclaimed and he is the brainchild behind many successful remixes for the likes of A Tribe Called Quest, Beastie Boys, Groover Armada, Wildchild and countless others.
In recent years he has had collaborated with David Byrne on the musical Here Lies Love which has garnered numerous awards and nominations and early this year had numerous Australian artists reimagine some of his classic tracks, including a cover of 'Eat Sleep Rave Repeat' by none other than our very own Northlane.
So what do you reckon? Think you're up to speed now? Well, it's just as well because we just so happened to get a bunch of new Fatboy Slim merch in store, with plenty more to come. Pick up some Fatboy Slim threads here!