Paul Oakenfold 2014 Tour Schedule
When it comes to pioneers in the EDM scene, there are few more prominent or more
legendary than Paul Oakenfold. Since 1980, this British DJ has been breaking barriers and pushing boundaries in the music
industry, and he has helped shape the EDM movement into what it is today. When he was starting out, Oakenfold hit the clubbing
scene hard to introduce people all over the UK to house music, and he did a great job because over three decades later, house
music has transformed into one of the most exciting music genres out there! With hit songs like "Starry Eyed Surprise" and
"Ready Steady Go", there's no doubt that Paul Oakenfold has become one of the greatest DJs in the world, and now you have
the chance to see him perform live as he crosses the Atlantic this summer to play at a handful of venues in the US.
Oakenfold has a few major shows lined up for the upcoming summer months, including one in Albuquerque on June 27th, one in
Houston on July 5th, and one in Austin on September 5th. Get ready to hear the speakers pumping Oakenfold's killer dance tracks
this summer by grabbing your tickets on StubHub today! And sign up for event alerts from StubHub so that you can be notified
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Paul Oakenfold Background
Paul Oakenfold was born
and raised in London, England, and was inspired at a young age to pursue music by listening to major bands like The Beatles.
He truly got his start in music during the late 1970s, when he frequented a Covent Garden wine bar and played soul music.
He was highly influenced by groups like Earth, Wind and Fire and the soul music scene in London, but eager for a change, he
decide to move to New York City's West Harlem. While in Harlem, Oakenfold was consistently exposed to hip hop music, and his
musical sound began to morph into something entirely unique. Finally, Paul Oakenfold found a major foothold into the music
industry by becoming an agent for Champion Records, where he signed both DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince and also Salt-n-Peppa.
He also became a British agent for major artists like the Beastie Boys and Run-D.M.C.
Paul Oakenfold soon become one
of the biggest figures in London's DJ scene, where he became renowned for starting "Spectrum at Heaven in Charing Cross",
one of the most popular acid house nights in the entire UK. In 1988, Paul Oakenfold started to release music under the alias
"Electra" and later formed a record label, Perfecto Records, so that he could help aspiring new artists launch their own careers.
In 1991, Oakenfold and his friend Steve Osborne won the Brit Award for "Best Producer".
By the mid 1990s, dance music
had become a huge force in the mainstream music scene, and Oakenfold was at the helm of the British dance music scene. As
the main headliner at the biggest nightclubs around the world, Oakenfold has spent the past several decades at the forefront
of the EDM scene, and now you have the chance to dance and party with Paul Oakenfold as he performs at various US venues this
summer! Make sure that you get to dance and groove with Paul Oakenfold when he steps on stage by grabbing your tickets on
Paul Oakenfold has had an incredibly prolific and successful career as a
leader in the EDM scene, with three studio albums, 17 DJ mixes, and 57 soundtracks under his belt. Some of his most popular
singles include "Starry Eyed Surprise", "Rubberneckin'", "Sex 'N' Money", and "Faster Kill Pussycat". He has worked on soundtracks
of films like "The Bourne Conspiracy", "Die Another Day", "The Matrix Reloaded", "Austin Powers: Goldmember", "The Bourne
Identity" and more. With so many hit songs in his repertoire, there's no doubt that this British DJ is one of the biggest
and most revolutionary DJs in the world, and you have the unique opportunity to see this incredible performer play his hits
live in concert! Visit StubHub to secure your Paul Oakenfold tickets today!
In 2006, Paul Oakenfold
gained an even bigger international following when he opened for Madonna on her world tour.
ready to experience the best of the best in EDM and house, because Paul Oakenfold practically helped invent this incredibly
popular musical style. Since the 1980s, Oakenfold has been a massive force in the music industry, and whether he's performing
at mega clubs in Ibiza or at one of the biggest music venues in London, you can bet that he's putting on a killer show. So
prepare for a phenomenal show that you will never forget and grab your Paul Oakenfold tickets on StubHub before they are all