Fortran 5 were a band from the early 90s, similar to such other acts of the time as The Orb
. Their sound was mainly pop/electronic, but were notable in particular for their offbeat cover versions of Pink Floyd
's "Bike" and Derek & The Dominos'
"Layla". The core members of the band were David Baker and Simon Leonard, who previously recorded as I Start Counting
and went on to record as Komputer
. The vocals on "Bike (Sid Sings Syd)" were provided by cut-up vocals sourced from Sid James, whereas the vocals on "Layla … read more