Fortune - Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has moved into a new house, just seven blocks from his former home in the College Terrace neighbourhood of Palo Alto in California. With his incredible personal fortune, Zuckerberg could easily afford a dream mansion. So when the 26-year-old vacated his rented home towards the end of last year, it had been expected he would move into something more befitting of his status as the world's youngest billionaire. California, USA - We can reveal that Zuckerberg, whose website now has over 500 million users, has installed a state-of-the-art security system featuring CCTV with motion sensors and alarms. Tuesday 11th January 2011
With its multiplicity of synths and fresh electro groove, 'Under The Sun' heralds Fortune as something of a French Hot Chip. Expertly blending a bed of solid, funky drums with piano and a moving bass part throughout with a gradual build of many interlocking, Daft Punk-esque synth layers and Lionel Pierres' distinctive vocals, 'Under The Sun' is a fine specimen of a well-produced, infectious, electro-indie track. B-side 'Gimme', amongst a shower of fantastic remixes, though lighter on synths, has the indie punch of the likes of Foals with its electric guitar intro, alternately panned 'ooh oh' backing vocals and another undeniably cool and catchy electro groove.
With this release of the opening two tracks from their album Staring At The Ice Melt, Fortune define themselves as ones to watch, intent on making waves through the British music scene with their Parisian electro pop brilliance.
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