Paul Hartnoll is a British writer, producer, and composer of music, widely recognised for his pioneering work with Orbital. Over the span of their 25 year career at the forefront of electronic music, Orbital toured extensively and released eight albums, culminating in a performance at the 2012 London Paralympics Opening Ceremony with Professor Stephen Hawking.
As Orbital, Paul scored and composed new material for movies and television, including “Event Horizon”, “The Saint”, “The Beach”, “xXx”, “Football Factory”, “Keen Eddie”, “Octane” and “Pusher”. His music for commercial campaigns includes clients such as Volkswagen, Range Rover, Rolex, Ralph Lauren, and Channel 4. Most recently, Paul scored Season 2 of the BBC Series “Peaky Blinders” and wrote music for the movie “American Ultra”. Paul has also released two solo albums, 2007’s “The Ideal Condition” and 2015’s “8:58”, featuring collaborations with Robert Smith, Cillian Murphy and Ed Harcourt.
Paul is currently finishing a new Orbital album set for release later this year.