Posts tagged "The Orb"

Drums and Wires: Read SPIN’s 1996 Report on Rock’s Dawning Electronic-Music Obsession

San Bernardino National Forest, just like I pictured it — no skyscrapers, everything. But most of the 6,300 kids of all ages attending "Organic" June…
By: Charles Aaron / February 11, 2014

Control Voltage’s Friday Five: A Steve Reich Renaissance

Steve Reich's influence on electronic dance music runs deep. It goes back, at least, to the Orb's 1990 track "Little Fluffy Clouds," which laced a…
By: Philip Sherburne / July 27, 2012

The Orb Look Back on 20 Years of ‘Little Fluffy Clouds’

In the early '90s, "What were the skies like when you were young?" was the new, "Can you pass the acid test?" — the questio…
By: Piotr Orlov / January 5, 2012

New Bands Added to Coachella Lineup

How many bands does it takes to replace one British songbird? Answer: five.
By: Melissa Goldstein / March 11, 2009