THE EGG & Greg Hunter (The Orb) – Horizons EP
The Egg are dance technicians – they play live rocktronic, funk and house inspired big textural dance music, using electronic and live instruments with video triggers, samples and live and vocodered vocals. Their music is influenced by everything around them and inspired by artists such as Pink Floyd, Funkadelic, DFA Records, New Order, Underworld, and the shoegazing/nu-gaze scene. – Think flirting with Air, ‘a nod to George Clinton and a wink at Primal Scream’
The band are well known on the UK festival circuit, but fit just as comfortably into the club scene and recently enjoyed a worldwide hit with the massive Tocadisco electro-house remix of their Air-like ‘Walking Away’ and the David Guetta bootleg of the same track that followed. They reached no.3 in the Uk charts, no.1 in Spain for 6 weeks, and enjoyed the biggest dance tune in the world overall in sales.
They have played throughout Europe, Australia and Brazil, and have recently been focusing on the USA where they completed their 6th US tour and 14th visit there in 2015. They were welcomed into the US Jam Band Scene populated by bands such as Phish, Lotus, Disco Biscuits, playing comfortably alongside the scene’s largest acts.
The band’s albums are all released in USA and their 4th studio album ‘Something to Do’ was released June 2012. produced by Robin Twelftree (Tosca, Reverso 68), Benji Vaughan (producer of Forwards(3rd album)) & Bruno Ellingham (producer of New Order, Goldfrapp, Mertz.). mixed by James Reynolds (Tinie Tempah).
The 1st single ‘Catch’ and featured remixes from Psychemagik, The C-90’s and Tom Laroye (Paris). They have worked with or been remixed by: Tocadisco, Mylo, David Guetta, Rollo (Faithless), Camille Jones, The Next Men, Fila Brazillia, Grand National, Dusty Kid, Ulrich Schnauss, Oliver Koletski, Atomic Hooligan, Greg Hunter (The Orb) & Currently working with producer Youth, John Monkman and recently recorded new music with Jah Wobble (P.I.L), Youth, Roger Eno, Klaxxons, Matt Black (coldcut)
Upcoming 5th album ‘Galactic Love Machine’ produced/ co written with Greg Hunter (The Orb, Dubsahara, Crowded House,) Due for release on loop de loop records will be out and promoted over the next 2/3 months. (CD and Vinyl)
A summer of fantastic gigs has brought the underground to anticipate new tunes Deep electronic House, and Floyd vibes, perfect for club scene and DJ ready, Horizons EP by the Egg and Greg Hunter, is out soon, with ‘The Sun is flat’, ‘The Earth is round’ , ‘Psyfunk’(bonus from psyfunk ep), remixes and ‘The sun is flat’ live.