June 2, 2024

Orange Sector – Die Fahne (Digital EP – Infacted Recordings)

0
🇺🇦 Side-Line stands with Ukraine - Show your Support

Genre/Influences: EBM.

Background/Info: Set up in 1992 the German duo Orange Sector brings us a second teaser from their forthcoming full length album “Alarm”. It will be their twelfth album to date.

Content: “Die Fahne” is a typically ‘hard’ Orange Sector song. It’s pure old-school EBM and the song will for sure appeal for the lovers of DAF. The song is carried by a dry and pure EBM bass line and enraged vocals.

We get a ‘single’- and ‘album’-version plus remixes by Agrezzior and Angriffspakt. There also is a kind of B-side song entitled “Heute Liebe Ich Dich”, which is one more song reminding me of the DAF sound-formula. Next to a “Club Mix” we also get a remix by Neutron.

+ + + : Orange Sector doesn’t take their fans by surprise, but brings hard EBM in the purest retro-style. It’s a powerful song featuring harsh vocals (in German). The “Single Mix” and “Album Version” of the title song are driven by a great dose of testosterone! Both remixes are a bit different and I here especially recommend the Agriffspakt-remix. “Heute Liebe Ich Dich” is a cool B-side cut.

– – – : “Die Fahne” isn’t maybe the best Orange Sector in history although a solid piece of old-school EBM. The point is you rapidly get a ‘déjà-vu’ effect.

Conclusion: The only legal heir of DAF is without a shadow of a doubt Orange Sector! Good-old EBM nostalgia made in 2018/2019!

Best songs: “Die Fahne – Single Mix”, “Die Fahne – Album Version”, “Die Fahne – Angriffspakt Remix”.

Rate: (7).

Artist: www.facebook.com/OrangeSector

Label: www.infactedrecordings.de / www.facebook.com/pages/InfactedRecordings/124099254321690

author avatar
Inferno Sound Diaries
I have been working for over 30 years with Side-line as the main reviewer. My taste is eclectic, uncoventional and I prefer to look for the pearls, even if the bands are completely unknown, thus staying loyal to the Side-Line philosophy of nurturing new talents.

Since you’re here …

… we have a small favour to ask. More people are reading Side-Line Magazine than ever but advertising revenues across the media are falling fast. Unlike many news organisations, we haven’t put up a paywall – we want to keep our journalism as open as we can - and we refuse to add annoying advertising. So you can see why we need to ask for your help.

Side-Line’s independent journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we want to push the artists we like and who are equally fighting to survive.

If everyone who reads our reporting, who likes it, helps fund it, our future would be much more secure. For as little as 5 US$, you can support Side-Line Magazine – and it only takes a minute. Thank you.

The donations are safely powered by Paypal.

Select a Donation Option (USD)

Enter Donation Amount (USD)

Verified by MonsterInsights