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A Serious Interview With Basshunter About Tourette's Syndrome

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Fraser McAlpine | 16:28 UK time, Friday, 11 July 2008

Basshunter

There's not a lot I can add to this interview, except to say it has entirely changed my opinion of the man doing the talking.

It's with Jonas Altberg, the hell-raising dance-monster we all know as Basshunter, and it's about how he overcame the debilitating effects of Tourette's Syndrome, and took control of his life to such an astonishing degree that people in a similar situation now come to him for tips.

Give it a listen...

Or download the mp3 version of this interview*...

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Here's the video for Basshunter's latest, 'All I Ever Wanted'...

Basshunter is also available in website form...
And MySpace form...
For further information, go to Tourette's Action...

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* Right-click on the link, then select 'Save Target As...' and pick the folder on your PC that you'd like to download the file to.

Comments

  • Comment number 1.

    I am so impressed and revered by Mr Altberg, he has beaten such a difficult condition and he is so right that he is a light in the dark for other people with this aspect to their personality. He is amazing, and although I don't have this syndrome and so cannot empathise, I hope that those who do can see the hope he offers.

  • Comment number 2.

    omg im so impressed i cant belive it. hasnt he done well with Tourette's i no sum1 with Tourette's and its not nice i hope him well x

 

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