Iconic Sydney DJ Passes Away

31 March 2016 | 9:33 am | Staff Writer

RIP, Paul Holden.

Prominent Sydney DJ Paul Holden has tragically and suddenly passed away after taking a serious fall.

As Fairfax reports, the seminal rave producer died in his Sydney home following the accident yesterday. 

Holden was considered one of the biggest DJ's in the country in the '80s and '90s and had a massive influence on dance music throughout the years. 

After kicking off his DJ career in 1980, Holden went on to perform at a number of major Australian events including Big Day Out, as well as numerous Mardi Gras events. 

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While a number of fellow musicians and figures in the music industry have spoken out about Holden's untimely passing, a Facebook page has also been created in memory of Holden — check it out here


I'm absolutely devastated to hear the news Paul Holden is gone. This guy brought so much joy to so many lives with his...

Posted by Robbie Lowe on Tuesday, 29 March 2016