What appears to be to be among the oddest types of electronica crossover was the Fireman, an ambient project concerning producer and occasional Orb-collaborator Youth in addition to the dean of British rock and roll, Sir Paul McCartney. In reality however, McCartney have been involved with London’s digital and avant/garde music picture during the middle-’60s — he also ready the tape loops and results for the Beatles’ famous “Tomorrow Never Understands,” essentially the most popular usage of musique concrète ever sold. The Fireman cooperation started in 1993, simply in the height from the growth in downtempo home, when a mainly featureless reddish LP called Strawberries Oceans Boats Forest made an appearance on the racks of record shops. A episode of rumor-mongering similar to the 1977 Beatles-are-Klaatu rip-off quickly gave method to the actual fact that McCartney experienced indeed been an integral part of the task. The recording was certified to America (through Capitol) aswell, though it received small press. Although album smacked of the one-off, the Fireman came back in 1998 with another album, Rushes.