Work 1989–2002

Work 1989–2002 is a compilation album by the British electronica duo Orbital, released in 2002.[4] It features a selection of singles and rare tracks from their career. Work was Orbital's final album for FFRR.

Work 1989-2002
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Compilation album by
Released3 June 2002
GenreElectronica, acid house, breakbeat
Orbital chronology
The Altogether
'''Work 1989-2002'''
Octane (OST)
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
NME3.5/5 stars[2]
Rolling Stone4/5 stars[3]

The albumEdit

"Chime", "Choice", "Satan" and "Belfast" were previously released (in different forms) on the US version of Orbital (1991). The version of "Satan" was released on the Spawn soundtrack. "Lush", "Impact" and "Halcyon" appeared on the Brown Album. "Are We Here?" appeared on Snivilisation. "The Box" was a single for the In Sides album. "Nothing Left" and "Style" are from the album The Middle of Nowhere. "Funny Break" and "Illuminate" are from The Altogether.

Track listingEdit

1."Chime" (7" single version, 1990)3:13
2."Choice" (Original version, 1991 Crucifix Vocal U.S. Hardcore Punk)5:32
3."Illuminate" (Short version featuring David Gray, previously unreleased)3:47
4."Satan Spawn" (Re-recorded for the movie Spawn with Metallica's Kirk Hammett, 1997)3:44
5."Nothing Left" (Short version, 1999)3:42
6."Halcyon" (7" version, 1993)3:51
7."Impact (The Earth Is Burning)" (USA version, 1993)11:20
8."Are We Here?" (Industry Standard? version)3:47
9."Style" (Single version, 1999)4:05
10."The Box" (Single version, 1996)4:13
11."Frenetic featuring" (Previously unreleased)4:06
12."Lush 3-1" (Original version, 1993)5:54
13."Funny Break (One Is Enough)" (Single version, 2001)3:56
14."Belfast" (Original version, 1991)8:09
Japanese release bonus track
15."Chime" (Live Style Radio Mix)6:28


  1. ^ Bush, John. "Orbital: Work 1989-2002" at AllMusic. Retrieved 19 October 2011.
  2. ^ "Orbital : Work 1989-2002 | NME". September 12, 2005.
  3. ^ "Orbital: Work 1989-2002". Rolling Stone. Straight Arrow (RS 905). 19 September 2002. ISSN 0035-791X. Archived from the original on 30 September 2007.
  4. ^ "Orbital Surveys 'Work,' Heads 'Back To Mine'". Billboard.

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