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Orbital

Orbital was an English techno duo consisting of brothers Phil Hartnoll and Paul Hartnoll whose career lasted from 1989 until 2004. They took their name from Greater London's own circular orbital motorway, the M25 which was central to the early Rave scene and party network in the South East during the halcyon 'daze' of Acid House [1]. One of the biggest names in British electronica during the 1990s, Orbital were both critically and commercially successful, being particularly known for an element of live improvisation during their shows, a rarity with techno acts. They were initially influenced by early electro and punk rock.

Similar Bands: Paul Hartnoll, Underworld, The Orb, Long Range, The Future Sound Of London

LPs
Wonky
04/03/2012

3.3
36 Votes
Blue Album
2004

3.4
32 Votes
The Altogether
2001

2.8
32 Votes
The Middle of Nowhere
1999

3.6
41 Votes
In Sides
1996

4.2
95 Votes
Snivilisation
1994

4
63 Votes
Orbital 2
1992

4.1
95 Votes
Orbital
1991

3.5
48 Votes
EPs
Times Fly
1995

4.5
4 Votes
Compilations
Back To Mine: Orbital
2002

5
1 Votes

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