Paul Oakenfold Signs His New Comic at Forbidden Planet London – and Here's a Preview

Paul Mark Oakenfold is an British record producer and trance DJ. He is a two-time Grammy Award and two-time World Music Awards nominee. He was voted the No. 1 DJ in the World twice in 1998 and 1999 by DJ Magazine. Oakenfold has provided over 100 remixes for over 100 artists, including U2, Moby, Madonna, Britney Spears, Massive Attack, New Order, The Rolling Stones, The Stone Roses and more. So obviously he had to create a comic book about his life. Well, some of it.

Oakenfold was at Forbidden Planet in London today, signing a mini-print edition of his new comic book, The Wonderful World of Perfecto. If you missed it, you can pick up a signed copy here now. Or wait for the bookstore release on December 19th.

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.

Features artwork from Tyler Boss (4 Kids Walk Into a Bank), Chris Hunt (Carver), Ian McGinty (Welcome to Showside) and Koren Shadmi (The Abaddon) – plus a downloadable soundtrack by Paul Oakenfold!

Exclusive Forbidden Planet Mini-Print Edition features art card by Tyler Boss.

About Rich Johnston

Chief writer and founder of Bleeding Cool. Father of two. Comic book clairvoyant. Political cartoonist.

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