DJ Shadow: DJ Hero mixing options for licensed music “will raise eyebrows”

By Mike, Monday, 18 May 2009 13:17 GMT


DJ Shadow reckons that people will be amazed at the amount you can mess around with licensed music in Activision’s DJ Hero. We’ll be so amazed in fact, we’ll actually raise one of our eyebrows.

“I don’t think a lot of the people that made some of the music we’re involved with have ever allowed their music to be so freely messed with, you know what I mean?

“And I think that this game – I definitely think it will raise some eyebrows on that level,” DJ Shadow told Game Informer.

DJ Hero is in currently in development for PS2, PS3, Wii and Xbox 360 and players will control the choones via a plastic deck.

Full thing through there.

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