Electronic_Journal: Ash Rawson

This week we catch up with Ash Rawson, a fellow from Barnsley, UK with a dazzling taste in music. As is customary with these Electronic Journals an exclusive podcast is below, so enjoy, listen and share! I’ve also asked Ash to answer a Proust questionnaire¬† with a twist, of course.

A3A: What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?

AR: Been forced to do endless amounts of forward rolls whilst been chased by a group of angry mallards.

A3A: Where would you like to live?

AR: New York or New Zealand.

A3A: What is your idea of earthly happiness?

AR: The worlds leaders, dressed in leather, gathered in a derelict warehouse. Nile Rodgers would DJ and Red Stripe would sponsor the event.

A3A: To what faults do you feel most indulgent?

AR: I’m too competitive.

A3A: Who are your favorite heroes of fiction?

AR: When I was younger I wanted to be the red power ranger.

A3A: Who are your favorite characters in history?

AR: Ian Curtis. Joy Division.

A3A:Who are your favorite heroines in real life?

AR: My old maths teacher used to let us listen to the radio and she gave us Haribo sweets as an incentive to do our work. I passed my maths test. So yeah, Mrs Willett is a heroine of mine.

A3A: Your favorite DJ?

AR: My friends Dad, Chris Booth. Party DJ, weddings, etc. He once played New Order – Blue Monday towards the end of his set one Christmas eve. My dancing resulted in 3 lads giving me a black eye.

AR: I saw Moodymann for the first time the other week. That guys awesome.

A3A: The quality you most admire in a DJ?

AR: The ability to smile.

A3A: Your favorite virtue?

AR: I think it’s good laugh.



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