Proof that the pioneering duo Orbital predicts the future.
They dropped a sick remix of enduring British TV series Doctor Who’s theme tune back in 2001, three whole years before the long-awaited return of the show to the tubes.
The theme was one of the first electronic music tracks ever broadcast on the telly, and you bet your tea dust the public went bonkers for the English lads’ take on the British classic.
So when Matt Smith (the Eleventh Doctor for the less geeky amongst ya), made a surprise guest appearance to close Orbital's tight set at Glastonbury 2010? EDM-nerdlings everywhere rejoiced. Geeks
screamed frantically typed their battle cry, “ONE OF US. ONE OF US.” all over the interwebz. The echoes of the rare union between the two resounded across time and space, and-
Look, it was a crowning moment of awesome for everyone involved, can you blame a geek for gushing? We hear they stole the limelight from intended headliners Gorillaz that night.
Do you think they’d play this at 1 World Music Festival?
We’d like to raise a Singha Beer to that.