Along with the Orb
's Adventures Beyond the Ultraworld
and the KLF
's Chill Out
, Irresistible Force
's Flying High
is one of the first and finest of the new ambient crop. Mixmaster Morris
' mix of electronic and organic textures and epic song lengths helped set the standard (and was responsible for more than a few clichés). All but one track, tellingly, features the word "high" in the title; the one that doesn't is called "Symphony in E." Essential.