Tony Cook was just a kid when he saw his brother playing Music 2000 on his Playstation console and in an instant, after seeing two sounds combined to form something entirely new, Tony knew that music was his calling. After attending music college and getting exposed to Reason, his ability to make big sounds and killer beats was quickly apparent. It wasn't long before Tony was known to the world as Cookie Monsta - DJ, Producer, and Subwoofer-punisher extraordinaire.
We visited Tony in his Nottingham, UK studio to get an insight into how he layers Malström synths up to make his big speaker-rattling sounds.
Published: February 2013
A quick rise to notoriety, it was only in 2007 when Tony Cook started working in Reason. A college gig that launched, a quick signing to Circus Records, and before long the world came to know "Ginger Pubes / Blurgh," Cookie Monsta's first hit. Now with remix work for Taio Cruz and Ke$ha under his belt, Cookie Monsta just released his latest EP, Riot.
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