I Join Kid Kenobi on the couch for a chat about DJ HERO 2
“DJ Hero® 2 — the follow-up to the #1 new videogame intellectual property of 2009, DJ Hero®. Picking up where the award-winning DJ Hero soundtrack left off, DJ Hero 2 spins together the hottest tracks blazing up the charts and legendary club anthems from the biggest artists in pop, dance and hip hop including Dr. Dre, The Chemical Brothers, Kanye West, Metallica, Lady Gaga, Rihanna and over 85 others. Fueling the party will be a host of all-new social multiplayer game modes and innovative freestyle gameplay giving virtual DJ’s the ability to crossfade, scratch and sample in over 70 speaker-blowing mashups from the hottest DJ’s and Producers around the world, including Deadmau5 — part of dance music’s elite — who will be starring as an in-game playable character.”
Platforms; PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360
“Kid Kenobi is an Australian DJ who won People’s Choice NSW DJ of the Year in 2001 at the Australian Dance Music Awards, and Technics Australian DJ of the Year in 2001-2005. He took out first place three years running (2003-2005) in the annual InTheMix 50 DJ poll. He has been featured in FHM, Rolling Stone, Ralph and URB and also writes for some music papers.
Kid Kenobi has also mixed so many CDs for Ministry Of Sound Australia that they made him his own “Sessions” series. He recently mixed the Ministry Of Sound Clubber’s Guide to 2007 with Goodwill.
He and his partner MC Shureshock are regarded by many as an excellent MC/DJ party duo, with MC Shureshock raising the duo’s high energy show to a level that makes people really enjoy themselves” – Wikipedia