Borne out of a passion for twiddling knobs and watching LEDs glow in the dark, Mister Orange makes music with sequencers, samplers, synths, an assortment of somewhat questionable computers, and occasionally, other musicians.
This page contains some favourites. Check out the links on the left for more.
Brian Eno once said, "You can't imagine a situation prior to this where anyone like me could have been a composer. It couldn't have happened. How could I do it without tape and without technology?" Well, quite!
|Fan My Flame 1||It has been a privilege to remix this track by the wonderful Ms Sally Larkin. Here's a Drum and Bass version.||Play||Download|
|Fan My Flame 2||... and here's a schlomo version, with Graham on guitar||Play||Download|
|Riser||Definitely a housey groove. Definitely my favourite at the mo.||Play||Download|
|Thirsty||Dubby, housey groove. Shorter than the scratchpad version.||Play||Download|
|New Year||Recorded on, well... New Year funnily enough. Best time in the studio for ages. Similar to the scratchpad version, without guitar solo.||Play||Download|
|Aim Higher||Recent(ish) trackÖ luckily itís a favourite. Funky, minimalistic groove.||Play||Download|
|Minimal||Evolution of above. Minimal house groove with organ.||Play||Download|
|Dorfy Dub||Dubby ditty with more than a passing reference to RD||Play||Download|
|Creation||Mandy singing one of the better Mister Orange vocal tracks that we never performed.||Play||Download|
|Rhoquest||Sometimes I like to play the piano, especially an electric one||Play||Download|
|Ooh Jazz||Jazzy, vibraphone, horn, extravaganza||Play||Download|
|Retorter||One of my favourite D+B grooves. Goes around and around...||Play||Download|
|Slo Down|| Chilled groove. Hours spent listening to this one go round. |
Ice-T vox samples.
|Wobble Along||Rhodes and vibraphone wobbling along with a funky beat.||Play||Download|
|Dub 99||Slow, evolving, dubby instrumental. One of the surviving Paul and Andy grooves.||Play||Download|