The Orb
Features // 2 Articles
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best Electronic Music of 2015
21 Dec 2015 // 9:00 PM

Electronic music is one of the broadest reaching genres by design, and 2015 showcases that as well as any other year on record.

The Best Electronic(a) Albums of 2008
10 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

Ghosts, bugs, animals, tambourines, other channels, and Hercules: they're all part of the best electronic(a) music of the year.

//Columns

My Life With the Tape Hiss Cult
1 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

When we think of our experiences with electronic music, we can follow a thought trail that leads like a Wikipedia article from one incendiary album to many others. Their qualities are not always alike but for one: the nostalgic thread that runs through them.

//Reviews

The Orb: Alpine
9 Mar 2016 // 9:10 PM

Ambient house merrymakers expand a recent compilation track into a brief but potent suite.

The Orb: Moonbuilding 2703 AD
21 Jun 2015 // 9:30 PM

The Orb sail over the moon on this one, making electronic greatness look easy as ever.

//Blogs

In the Star House: 10 Questions with the Orb
23 Aug 2012 // 1:00 AM

Alex Paterson sits down to discuss his outfit's forthcoming collaboration with Lee "Scratch" Perry, as well as what he thinks of the Orb being an "ambient group" and which track of his he places above all others.

The Orb - "Golden Clouds" (81Neutronz Remix) (PopMatters Premiere)
6 Aug 2012 // 12:30 AM

The Orb pairs up with Lee Scratch Perry to rework the classic "Little Fluffy Clouds" on the new single "Golden Clouds".

//Mixed media
//Blogs

20 Questions: Rachael Yamagata

// Sound Affects

"After a four year break since her last album, Rachael Yamagata reveals a love of spreadsheets, a love for Streisand, and why it's totally OK to suck at playing guitar.

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