UnderworldUK electronic music group. Formed 1979
Underworld Biography (Wikipedia)
Underworld are a British electronic music group formed in 1980 in Cardiff, Wales and the principal name of Karl Hyde and Rick Smith recording together. Prominent former members include Darren Emerson, from 1991 to 2001, and Darren Price, as part of the live band from 2005 to 2016.
After performing as a funk and synth-pop band, resulting in two albums between 1988 and 1989, Underworld gained prominence, after reshaping in 1993, into the progressive house and techno band and releasing seven subsequent albums, including Dubnobasswithmyheadman (1994), Second Toughest in the Infants (1996), and the 1996 single "Born Slippy .NUXX". Known for visual style and dynamic live performances, Underworld have influenced a wide range of artists and been featured in soundtracks and scores for films, television, and the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.
- DJ Darren Emerson chats to Nemone about Underworld, Superclubs, and 90s bangers!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06jrncd.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06jrncd.jpg2018-08-29T16:03:00.000ZFrom Cream to Fabric, and beyond! DJ Darren Emerson and Nemone celebrate 90's Superclubs.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06jrkj8
DJ Darren Emerson chats to Nemone about Underworld, Superclubs, and 90s bangers!
- Underworldhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p068brn6.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p068brn6.jpg2018-06-27T22:59:00.000ZThe kings of electronic music play a high-octane headline set.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06b3065
- "Autobiographical horror stories" - Underworld's Karl Hyde revists his 1994 selfhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04vrwbf.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04vrwbf.jpg2017-03-04T09:31:00.000ZKarl Hyde chats to Nemone about Underworld's 1994 album Dubnobasswith myheadman.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04vrtqb
"Autobiographical horror stories" - Underworld's Karl Hyde revists his 1994 self
- 'If your gonna bombard me I'm nicking it!' Karly Hyde on his diary of fragmentshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04grh1q.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04grh1q.jpg2016-11-19T12:05:00.000ZMark and Stuart talk to Karl Hyde, one half of electronic duo Underworld, about how he has kept a public diary since 1999 documenting his thoughts, lyrics, poetry and visuals.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04gztqd
'If your gonna bombard me I'm nicking it!' Karly Hyde on his diary of fragments
- Underworld - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zgn1n.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zgn1n.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZFeaturing new tracks, alongside dance anthems, including the classic Born Slippy.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04142n5
Underworld - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- 'I really missed him' Underworld's Karl Hyde discusses his reunion with band member Rick Smithhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03vvsbw.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03vvsbw.jpg2016-05-21T15:26:00.000ZKarl Hyde of British dance duo Underworld joins Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie to talk about the band's latest activities.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03vvscy
'I really missed him' Underworld's Karl Hyde discusses his reunion with band member Rick Smith
- Karl Hyde in conversation with Mark Radcliffehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p029hs28.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p029hs28.jpg2014-10-27T15:18:00.000ZKarl Hyde speaks about the 20th anniversary of Underworld's album Dubnobasswithmyheadman.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p029hsdf
Karl Hyde in conversation with Mark Radcliffe