Birth Place: Sevenoaks, England, UK
Years Active: 1989–2004, 2009 – present
Genres: Techno, Ambient Techno, House, Rave
Orbital is an electronic/dance music duo from Sevenoaks, England consisting of brothers Phil and Paul Hartnoll. The duo came together in 1989 and disbanded in 2004. Five years later in 2009 the brothers reformed. The duo was a prominent feature in the electronica world during the 1990s, and attained both critical acclaim and commercial success. Orbital's first recording, “Chime,” was released in 1989, which was a huge hit at rave clubs and peaked at #17 on the U.K. Dance chart. The duo's self-titled debut album arrived in 1991. In 1992 they issued the EP, “Radiccio,” which did not chart well but produced the hit song, “Halcyon.” A year later saw the duo's second album, also a se...
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