[dropcap]P[/dropcap]aul Oakenfold has announced the release of his graphic novel, THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF PERFECTO: WITH PAUL OAKENFOLD AND FRIENDS, in conjunction with Z2 Comics. From touring with U2 to drinking absinthe with Hunter S. Thompson, the upcoming title charts Oakenfold’s historic rise to fame, which will include a new original soundtrack composed by the veteran producer.
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF PERFECTO: WITH PAUL OAKENFOLD AND FRIENDS is part of Z2’s initiative to pair original soundtracks with graphic novels based on subjects pertaining to music. Avalible from Amazon and book stores from November 21st.
“We think bringing together music and graphic novels can be the secret sauce of Z2 Comics…our goal is to work closely with musicians and graphic novel creators to create a unique experience, where the music informs the narrative of the graphic novel and vice versa.”
Z2 Comics Co-Publisher Josh Frankel
Concept art by Chris Hunt
Description; Paul Oakenfold is the greatest DJ of all time, one of the progenitors of house music, platinum selling artist and composer of numerous soundtracks. Now comes the not quite true story about of his life told in graphic novel form. Starting at the genesis of his career in Ibiza, this book charts the windy road taken to fame, fortune and musical nirvana.
Featuring an Soundtrack By Paul Oakenfold