Capricorn One is the alias for group members
Colin Partridge and Patrick Bishop-Hill. Having
met at art college in London, the two formed
a fast friendship based on their mutual love
of science fiction and synthesizers. Formed
in 1996 and originally experimenting with
vocal-based synth-pop, the duo gradually shifted
focus to experimental instrumental works.
Their first full-length release on Stasisfield,
panopticon is a collection of tracks
presented as "a micro-melodic ode to
replicant dawn [cdr self-release,
"you blew it up!"
[cassette self-release, 1997]