Over the last 25 years, Cook has released a succession of ‘big beat’ albums, including Better Living Through Chemistry, You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby and Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars, featuring hits like The Rockafeller Skank, Praise You, and Right Here, Right Now.
He’s also had a successful remix career, collaborations with the likes of David Byrne and has won the Guinness World Record for most top-40 hits under different names.
The midierror meets… podcast features interviews with electronic musicians and others working within the areas of sound and music. Previous guests have included Andrew Huang, DJ Rap, Infected Mushroom and Tim Exile.
In this episode, host Chris D [midierror] talks with Norman Cook about his career, the legendary Big Beat Boutique, his love of retro tech and more.
You can listen to the interview below or via Soundcloud: