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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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Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark (OMD) ‘Architecture & Morality’ was released on this day in 1981

OMD’s third album ‘Architecture & Morality’ which was released on November the 8th 1981 defined the 1980’s electropop genre with it’s cool clean hooks and crisp vocals, John Doran of The Quietus described the record as “astonishing”, and asserted: “There … Continue reading

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30 alternative music albums that turn 30 years old in 2015

              R.E.M. – ‘Fables of the Reconstruction’ Released: June 10, 1985 Produced by Joe Boyd Group Members: Michael Stipe Mike Mills Peter Buck Bill Berry               The Smiths … Continue reading

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