Skip to main content

Half an Orange have officially unleashed their new EP titled Mostly We Grow Pt. 2 via Monstercat: Instinct. Based in Ohio, the electronic duo exploded onto the dance music scene with their debut single, “Downtown,” and more recently “Blink 182."

Comprised of Andrew Spellman and Michael Maloof, the pair initially got the idea to name themselves Half an Orange from the Portuguese expression Maloof learned while residing on a beach in Brazil for a year. The saying means that everyone is half of something, while looking for the person, thing, or purpose that completes the other half. The name truly comes to life through their ability to fuse instrumental and electronic elements with emotion-filled vocals and touching lyrics.

Whether it’s their music or visuals, the Ohio-based act makes it a point to stand out from the crowd. Their brand stands strong as they take the form of orange-helmed astronauts, showcasing the feeling of being lost and alone in this overwhelming thing we call life.

Speaking on the release they stated, ''We try and grow as people every day. Some days are much harder than others. Our EP name Mostly We Grow is about making sure you try and stay positive and grow regardless of what life throws your way.”

Recommended Articles

unnamed (10)

Dirtybird CampInn Unveils Full Lineup for 2022 Festival

Dirtybird favorites Mz Worthy, Cour T., Ardalan, and Justin Jay will perform.

Beyond Wonderland at the Gorge Mainstage

Beyond Wonderland at the Gorge Unveils Star-Studded 2022 Lineup With Porter Robinson, Getter, More

Kaskade, John Summit, Zeds Dead and more will perform at one of the most scenic venues in the world.

Martin Garrix

Rework Martin Garrix's Music For His First Remix Competition With STMPD RCRDS

Music producers can now remix the Dutch superstar's collaboration with Matisse & Sadko and John Martin, "Won’t Let You Go."

Stream or download Mostly We Grow Pt. 2 via Monstercat across platforms here.

Follow Half An Orange:



half orange

Half An Orange Completes the Trifecta With "Mostly We Grow Pt. 3" EP

The animated musical duo has tied a bow on their three-part EP rollout with a six-track release.

left behind

Half An Orange & Inukshuk Release New Single "Left Behind"

Half An Orange and Inukshuk's latest is out now via Monstercat Instinct Vol. 2.

Half an Orange x Team Liquid Press Shot

Half An Orange to Perform Live on Pro Esports Organization Team Liquid's Twitch Stream

The performance will be the first live music event featured on the Team Liquid channel.

Polo & Pan

Polo & Pan Unleash New EP, Gengis

Polo & Pan's EP includes two remixes of the title track.

Gammer "The Drop" Remixes Pt. 2 Are Here! [Listen]

Ft. Darren Styles, Dubloadz, Dyro, Fransis Derelle, Gent & Jawns, and JSTJR


Justin OH Shares New Single "U&Me"

Out on Monstercat Instinct Vol. 2