Interviews

Paul Oakenfold on Trance: "It's Definitely Having a Resurgence in America"

Amid the manic hype of the so-called "EDM explosion," it is reassuring that DJs like Paul Oakenfold are still around.

As one of the founding fathers of trance, Oakenfold has proven to be a dance innovator for over 20 years, influencing the masses' conception of electronic music and contributing to the popular acceptance of the DJ as a legitimate artist.

In the run-up to Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week, we here at Crossfade were lucky enough to speak with Oakenfold about his Miami visit, career highlights, and his Trance Mission.

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