There is an interesting, (and amusing) interview with 2ManyDJs over at a site called Skiddel! While offering some great perspectives from on music, what they are working on and of course mashups;
The thing with the mashups is, this is another confusing thing, I still get it to this day, we get seen as “these guys make mashups”, – not that it’s a dirty word to me but, we made maybe 5 or 6 of them. Then it became this scene of people putting acapellas over instrumentals, which is purely, a lot of people took for a technical exercise. For us it was just cool.
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