Category Archives: OMD

OMD have revealed details of their forthcoming 13th studio LP ‘The Punishment Of Luxury’, with some new music, listen to it here.

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) will release their new album The Punishment Of Luxury on 1 September. You can get the first taste of the new album, an animated video for the instrumental ‘La Mitrailleuse’ below. The self-produced album … Continue reading

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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) – ‘Junk Culture’ was released on this day in 1984

OMD’s fifth studio album ‘Junk Culture’ was released on April the 30th 1984. The album which was produced by Brian Tench and Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark was a somewhat departure in sound for the group as for the first … Continue reading

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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) – ‘Dazzle Ships’ was released on this day in 1983

– Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark’s fourth album ‘Dazzle Ships’ was released on March the 4th 1983 – the album was produced by produced by Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark and Rhett Davies – The title and cover art were … Continue reading

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On this day in 1980, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) released their second album ‘Organisation’

On October the 24th 1980, OMD released their second studio album ‘Organisation’, the album featured the single “Enola Gay”. On ‘Organisation’ drummer Malcolm Holmes was recruited as a full time member of the group replacing the TEAC tape recorder affectionately … Continue reading

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Watch a Bagpipe Band perform OMD’s “Maid of Orleans”

This video was obviously filmed somewhere in Europe, it’s a Pipes & Drums band performing Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) 1981 song “Maid of Orleans”. Below the pipes and drums video I included the original video from OMD. Original … Continue reading

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