Category Archives: William Orbit

Handsome

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Camouflage
“Handsome”
1991 Metronome (DE)
867 495-2 / 867 553-2

01 Handsome (Psycho-Ray-Mix)
02 Love Is A Shield (Orbit 12″ Mix)
03 This Day
04 Handsome (Mosaic Remix)
05 Handsome (Slow-Motion-Mix)
06 Computer Liebe (Live)

Obsession (1998)

ORCDM53517

01 Obsession (StoneBridge ’98 Recon Radio)
02 Obsession (StoneBridge ’98 Recon)
03 Obsession (Danny Howells & Shango Illogical Infactuation Mix)
04 Obsession (The Throbjam Mix)

INFO > David Farrow & William Owen’s lone single as Fuzzy Logic was “Obsession”, released through Guerilla Records in 1992. The track was dusted off by the Jackpot label in 1998, and remixed by Sten Hallström and Danny Howells & Shango (Robin Green & Mark Durham). The Scandinavian CD includes William Orbit’s ‘Throbjam Mix.’

Erasure – Blue Savannah

Erasure
“Blue Savannah”
1990 Sire Records (US)
9 21428-2

01. Blue Savannah (Single Version)
02. Blue Savannah (Der Deutsche Mix I)
03. Blue Savannah (Der Deutsche Mix II)
04. Runaround On The Underground
05. Blue Savannah (Mark Saunders Remix)
06. Supernature (William Orbit Mix)
07. No G.D.M. (Zeus B. Held Unfinished Mix)
08. Blue Savannah (Mark Saunders Edit)*

*Bonus track

INFO > “Blue Savannah” was the third single from Erasure’s “Wild!” album. The US CD maxi-single includes remixes by Mark Saunders and Fischerman’s Friend.

Bassomatic – Fascinating Rhythm (US Promo)

Bassomatic
“Fascinating Rhythm”
1991 Virgin Records America (US)
PRCD 3712

01. Fascinating Rhythm (7″ Mix) 04:38
02. Fascinating Rhythm (Lisa Loud Edit) 04:09
03. Fascinating Rhythm (Dakeyne 7″ Edit) 04:11
04. Fascinating Rhythm (Time Tunnel Mix) 06:57

INFO > Bassomatic was a short-lived commercial dance project orchestrated by British producer William Wainwright, better known by his adopted surname, Orbit. Bassomatic’s debut, “In The Realm Of The Senses”, was also the first release for Orbit’s Guerilla Records imprint, although the group experienced more widespread exposure through a deal with Virgin. “Fascinating Rhythm” was Bassomatic’s most successful single; this US promo CD features three digital exclusives: Orbit’s 7″ Mix, and Paul Dakeyne’s edit and ‘Time Tunnel Mix’, created for the DMC remix service.

Fascinating Rhythm (US Promo)
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Kraftwerk – Radioaktivität (1991)

Kraftwerk
“Radioaktivität”
1991 Kling Klang Product (DE)
560-2 04516 2

01. Radioaktivität (François Kevorkian 7″ Remix) 04:08
02. Radioactivity (François Kevorkian 12″ Remix) 07:26
03. Radioactivity (William Orbit 12″ Remix) 07:23
04. Radioactivity (William Orbit Hardcore Remix)* 06:14

*Bonus track

INFO > German electronic legends Kraftwerk revisited their back catalog in 1991, and delivered new versions of classic tracks in the form of “The Mix.” Both “The Robots” and “Radioactivity” were released as singles from the album; this German issue of “Radioaktivität” offers up ace remixes from François Kevorkian and William Orbit, in English und Deutsch.

Radioaktivität (1991)
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