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moby - biography

 
  • Real Name: Richard Melville Hall
  • Nickname: Moby (descendent of Herman Melville writer of Moby Dick)
  • Date of Birth: September 11th 1965
  • Born: Harlem, New York City
  • Parents: Elizabeth Mcbride Warner & James Hall
  • Lived:
    • 1965 - 1967 - New York City
    • 1967 - 1969 - Danbury, Connecticut
    • 1969 - San Francisco, California
    • 1970 - 1974 - Darien, Connecticut
    • 1974 - 1976 - Stratford, Connecticut
    • 1977 - 1985 - Darien, Connecticut
    • 1985 - 1986 - Greenwich, Connecticut
    • 1986 - 1989 - Stamford, Connecticut
    • 1989 - Present - New York City, New York

    Moby Musical Timeline:

    • 1974 - begins playing guitar
    • 1979 - first band(nameless)
    • 1980 - first punk band(vatican commandoes)
    • 1982 - moby gets his first 4-track recorder, begins recording in his =asement
    • 1983 - second band(awol)
    • 1984 - moby begins dj'ing at 'the beat' in portchester, ny
    • 1985 - begins dj'ing at 'the cafe' in greenwich, ct
    • 1986 - third band(caeli seoul)
    • 1988 - fourth band(gin train)
    • 1989 - moves to new york city
    • 1989 - begins dj'ing at 'mars' in nyc, ny
    • 1989 - signed to instinct records
    • 1990 - first single release on instinct 'mobility/go'
    • 1992 - 1997 variety of compilation albums released on instinct records
    • 1993 - leaves instinct and signs to mute records & elektra records
    • 1993 - first ep for mute/elektra 'move'
    • 1995 - first official full length album 'everything is wrong'(w/ bonus cd-'underwater')
    • 1996 - second official full length album 'animal rights'(w/ bonus cd-'little =diot')
    • 1997 - third official full length album 'voodoo child-the end of everything'
    • 1997 - fourth official full length album 'i like to score'(compilation of =ilm music)
    • 1999 - leaves elektra records and signs to V2 records for north america
    • 1999 - fifth official album 'play'
    • 2000 - sixth official album 'mobysongs'(compilation of 1993-1998 elektra =eleases)

 

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