Office Hours: A-Trak, DJ and founder of Fool's Gold (Audio)

Nov 06, 2018
Produced by Food New York.

A-Trak was already the world's best DJ at 15. Get it together guys, get it together.

Alain's interview originally aired on November 6, 2018.

Alain Macklovitch, known by his stage name A-Trak, is a legendary DJ, internationally renowned turntablist and Grammy-nominated producer. At 15, he became the youngest DMC World Champion ever. He co-founded the record label Fool's Gold in 2007 and the Goldie Awards, a new type of competition for DJs and producers, in 2017. Alain is a Canadian native and he currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.

Food Radio is a radio station started by Food New York. For season one, Office Hours, we took over a storefront in Chinatown and interviewed over 50 artists, designers, chefs, architects, entrepreneurs, and one politician, all to find out how they managed to make money doing what they love. The space was open for anyone to visit, hang out, attend workshops and ask questions. All of the interviews were recorded live. A special thanks goes out to Jelisa Blumberg, Wave Farm, Montez Press Radio and Patrick Nininger.