Freakpower was formed in 1993 by Norman Cook and Ashley Slater. It was the greasy, illegitimate love child of Beats International and Microgroove.

The current line up is Ashley Slater on Vocals and Trombone, Dale Davis on bass, Tony Remy on Guitar, Carly Bryant on Keyboards, Adam Bushell on Drums, Kate Cameron and Scarlett Quinn on Backing Vocals.