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Josh Wink

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Josh Wink: the Acid Athlete

Interview by Frank Broughton, Mixmag, April 1995

You may have heard that deep trance track with the manic laughing. That's Josh Wink, the coolest, wildest, funkiest trance doctor in America. When Josh ...

Josh Wink: Check Your Hedonism

Interview by Andy Crysell, New Musical Express, 14 September 1996

He doesn't smoke, drink or do drugs, he goes down the gym, never loses his temper and asks himself lots of deep life questions. Is ...

Winx: Left Above The Clouds (XL 28 tks/74 mins); Josh Wink: A Higher State Of Wink's Works (Manifesto 7 tks/43 mins)

Review by Simon Price, Melody Maker, 21 September 1996

DREAD PRESIDENT Clean techno crusty JOSH WINK is a star now. Why? ...

Josh Wink: Lands Techno at a Major Label

Profile and Interview by Frank Broughton, Rolling Stone, 31 October 1996

JOSH WINK stands in a Manhattan office building's elevator, displaying a dark scab on his leg. "I call it my Ibiza tattoo," the 26-year-old Philadelphia ...

Six Machines That Changed The Music World

Guide by Pat Blashill, Wired, 5 January 2002

EVER SINCE Sam Phillips stuffed some wads of paper into an amplifier, inadvertently creating the fuzzed-up, overdriven electric guitar sound on Ike Turner's 1951 rave-up ...


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