There's no doubt that 2011 belonged to Damian Lazarus, with his Crosstown Rebels label taking the honour of Resident Advisor's #1 label of the year. As such, the site have nabbed the DJ/producer/A&R extraordinaire for the latest instalment of their Exchange series.

The lenghty two hour interview covers various aspects of Lazarus' career, such as his time working with Phil Howells and Pete Tong at London Records in the mid-90s, his stint at the electroclash pioneering label City Rockers and how drum & bass changed his life.

Check out the interview here.

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