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Australian musician whose signature style is a dark blend of electronics and orchestra. To date he has completed only one album, 2002's ''Furious Angels'', which includes his most famous calling card "Clubbed To Death" together with a load of other tracks you definitely ''will'' have heard in the background of TV and film. Apart from the album, he hasn't done a lot else under his own name (one original track on ''TheMatrix Reloaded'' soundtrack and an uncharacteristic hard house style early single "Hard Times").

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Australian musician whose signature style is a dark blend of electronics and orchestra. To date he has completed only one album, 2002's ''Furious Angels'', which includes his most famous calling card "Clubbed To Death" together with a load of other tracks you definitely ''will'' have heard in the background of TV and film. Apart A follow-up was stuck in DevelopmentHell for a long time, but tracks from the album, he hasn't done a lot else under his own name (one original track on ''TheMatrix Reloaded'' soundtrack sessions started to appear in 2016 and an uncharacteristic hard house style early single "Hard Times").
a full album is planned for 2020.



* DrunkenSong: "Drinking Song"

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* DrunkenSong: "Drinking Song"Song", performed in a deliberately slurred style.



* [[ScaryMusicianHarmlessMusic Harmless Musician, Scary Music]]
* HarshVocals

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* [[ScaryMusicianHarmlessMusic Harmless Musician, Scary Music]]
Music]]: A ''lot'' of his songs are about violence and revenge.
* HarshVocalsHarshVocals: Has a deep, rough-edged singing voice in the manner of Music/TomWaits.



* NotGoodWithRejection: The narrator of the song "Furious Angels".
* [[OneBookAuthor One Album Artist]]: Subject to revision of course, but ''Furious Angels'' came out in 2002 and there's still no sign of a follow-up.

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* NotGoodWithRejection: The narrator of the song "Furious Angels".
* [[OneBookAuthor One Album Artist]]: Subject
Angels" calls upon supernatural beings to revision of course, but ''Furious Angels'' came out in 2002 and there's still no sign of a follow-up.take revenge on the one who spurned him.



* StandardSnippet: "Clubbed To Death" was used so much as tension music on TV, it became a cliche. "Furious Angels" is almost as bad, being called upon whenever someone wants a track with the feel of "Clubbed To Death" without actually being "Clubbed To Death".

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* StandardSnippet: "Clubbed To Death" was used so much as tension music on TV, it became a cliche. "Furious Angels" is almost as bad, was not far behind, being called upon whenever someone wants wanted a track with the feel of "Clubbed To Death" without actually being "Clubbed To Death".


* ExecutiveMeddling: Averted. One of the reasons that ''Furious Angels'' took so long to make was that Rob decided he didn't want to deal with this and so made - and funded - it himself without label backing. And those orchestras don't come cheap.



* HitlessHitAlbum: ''Furious Angels'' was this when it came out. A couple of years later, a reissue of "Clubbed to Death" hobbled into the top 30, but it was never a huge hit single.



* ReclusiveArtist



* [[TheShelfOfMovieLanguishment The Shelf of Music Languishment]]: One of the few things Rob is known to have done since ''Furious Angels'' is a remix of Frank Sinatra's "That's Life" (complete with newly-recorded orchestra). However, the Sinatra remix project for which was commissioned was abandoned and the track has never seen the light of day.


* AlbumTitleTrack: The literally-named "Prelude".

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* AlbumTitleTrack: AlbumIntroTrack: The literally-named "Prelude".

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* AlbumTitleTrack: The literally-named "Prelude".


Australian musician whose signature style is a dark blend of electronics and orchestra. To date he has completed only one album, 2002's ''Furious Angels'', which includes his most famous calling card "Clubbed To Death" together with a load of other tracks you definitely ''will'' have heard in the background of TV and film. Apart from the album, he hasn't done a lot else under his own name (one original track on ''The Matrix Revolutions'' soundtrack and an uncharacteristic hard house style early single "Hard Times").

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Australian musician whose signature style is a dark blend of electronics and orchestra. To date he has completed only one album, 2002's ''Furious Angels'', which includes his most famous calling card "Clubbed To Death" together with a load of other tracks you definitely ''will'' have heard in the background of TV and film. Apart from the album, he hasn't done a lot else under his own name (one original track on ''The Matrix Revolutions'' ''TheMatrix Reloaded'' soundtrack and an uncharacteristic hard house style early single "Hard Times").


* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: "Instrumental" is an instrumental (in fact it's a strings-only version of "One And The Same"); "Pause" is a silent pause between actual songs.
* ExecutiveMeddling: Averted. One of the reasons that ''Furious Angels'' took so long to make was that Rob decided he didn't want to have to deal with this and so made - and funded - it himself without label backing. And those orchestras don't come cheap.

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* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: "Prelude" is a prelude; "Instrumental" is an instrumental (in fact (specifically, it's a strings-only version of "One And The Same"); "Pause" is a silent pause between actual songs.
* ExecutiveMeddling: Averted. One of the reasons that ''Furious Angels'' took so long to make was that Rob decided he didn't want to have to deal with this and so made - and funded - it himself without label backing. And those orchestras don't come cheap.

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* SurprisinglyGentleSong: "Drinking Song". It's also the one proper track on the album that *doesn't* get constantly recycled as background music.

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* ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin: "Instrumental" is an instrumental (in fact it's a strings-only version of "One And The Same"); "Pause" is a silent pause between actual songs.


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* NotGoodWithRejection: The narrator of the song "Furious Angels".

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* [[TheShelfOfMovieLanguishment The Shelf of Music Languishment]]: One of the few things Rob is known to have done since ''Furious Angels'' is a remix of Frank Sinatra's "That's Life" (complete with newly-recorded orchestra). However, the Sinatra remix project for which was commissioned was abandoned and the track has never seen the light of day.


Australian musician whose signature style is a dark blend of electronics and orchestra. To date he has completed only one album, 2002's ''Furious Angels'', which includes his most famous calling card "Clubbed To Death". In fact, he hasn't done a lot else under his own name (one original track on ''The Matrix Revolutions'' soundtrack and an uncharacteristic hard house style early single "Hard Times").

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Australian musician whose signature style is a dark blend of electronics and orchestra. To date he has completed only one album, 2002's ''Furious Angels'', which includes his most famous calling card "Clubbed To Death". In fact, Death" together with a load of other tracks you definitely ''will'' have heard in the background of TV and film. Apart from the album, he hasn't done a lot else under his own name (one original track on ''The Matrix Revolutions'' soundtrack and an uncharacteristic hard house style early single "Hard Times").


* OneAlbumArtist: Subject to revision of course, but ''Furious Angels'' came out in 2002 and there's still no sign of a follow-up.

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* OneAlbumArtist: [[OneBookAuthor One Album Artist]]: Subject to revision of course, but ''Furious Angels'' came out in 2002 and there's still no sign of a follow-up.

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* OneAlbumArtist: Subject to revision of course, but ''Furious Angels'' came out in 2002 and there's still no sign of a follow-up.
* ReclusiveArtist


* OlderThanTheyThink: No, "Clubbed To Death" didn't originate with ''TheMatrix''. Nor were "I'm Not Driving Anymore" or "There's Only Me" created for ''LawAndOrder''.


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* TakingYouWithMe: "Left Me For Dead"

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* OlderThanTheyThink: No, "Clubbed To Death" didn't originate with ''TheMatrix''. Nor were "I'm Not Driving Anymore" or "There's Only Me" created for ''LawAndOrder''.
* RecycledTrailerMusic: And how! Who needs to release singles or play live to promote an album, when producers and editors love the music so much they plaster it over everything?


* ExecutiveMeddling: Averted. One of the reasons that "Furious Angels" took so long to make was that Rob decided he didn't want to have to deal with this and so made - and funded - it himself without label backing. And those orchestras don't come cheap.

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* ExecutiveMeddling: Averted. One of the reasons that "Furious Angels" ''Furious Angels'' took so long to make was that Rob decided he didn't want to have to deal with this and so made - and funded - it himself without label backing. And those orchestras don't come cheap.cheap.
* GratuitousJapanese: "Clubbed To Death (kuryamino variation)". It means "belonging to darkness".
* GratuitousPanning: "Prelude" is deliberately mixed like this in order to have a disconcerting effect.


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* HitlessHitAlbum: ''Furious Angels'' was this when it came out. A couple of years later, a reissue of "Clubbed to Death" hobbled into the top 30, but it was never a huge hit single.

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