The Orion Experience

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The Orion Experience
The Orion Experience at The Break.jpg
Orion and Linda in March 2008
Background information
OriginNew York City
GenresPop rock, indie rock, indie pop
Years active2005–present
WebsiteThe Orion Experience on Facebook
MembersOrion Simprini
Linda Horwatt
Reef Roxx
Chris Lucas
Jon Weber

The Orion Experience is a New York City-based pop rock band led by singer Orion Simprini. The band's music appeared on MTV's soundtrack to Laguna Beach and several tracks from their 2007 release, Cosmicandy, were included in Zoey 101: Chasing Zoey.

The band performed at Fearless Music in early 2007. Perez Hilton says the band's biggest single, "Obsessed with You", is a "double yum ... indie pop gem".[1]

Their 2008 EP release, Heartbreaker, was produced by Maroon 5 producer Jon Kaplan.[2][3]

NYC Girl, a five-track EP containing the tracks "Vampire"[4] and "NYC Girl", was released on April 19, 2011.[5] USA Today describes the string-infused disco-pop title track as reminiscent of 1970s-era Electric Light Orchestra.[6]


  1. ^ "Listen To This: Your Love Is Better Than Cocaine". 2008-03-19. Retrieved 2008-05-27.
  2. ^ "The Orion Experience at MySpace". Retrieved 2008-05-27.
  3. ^ Reges, Margaret. "The Orion Experience Music News & Info". Retrieved 2011-02-26.
  4. ^ "Twitter / @orionexperience The Orion Experience: @PantsGuy Vampire is most..." 2011-02-20. Retrieved 2011-02-26.
  5. ^ "The Orion Experience's 'NYC Girl' Set for April 19 Release". 2011-02-23. Retrieved 2011-02-26.
  6. ^ Mansfield, Brian (2011-03-21). "Justin Moore's 'Heaven,' plus 10 more". USA Today. Retrieved 2011-03-21.

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