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Technology Is the Servant of the Human Beings: The OMD Interview
5 Sep 2017 // 10:00 PM

At the turn of the postmodern era, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark was on top of the world. They were the cutting edge of pop music, whether they hate to admit it or not.

The 100 Greatest Alternative Singles of the '80s: Part 1: 100 - 81
27 Sep 2015 // 9:02 PM

Beginning today and continuing all week, we present one critic's best punk, post-punk, new wave, college rock, underground, modern rock, goth, industrial, new romantic, ska, power pop, hardcore, and indie rock of the '80s.


OMD: The Punishment of Luxury
5 Sep 2017 // 9:20 PM

On their third post-reunion album, the synth veterans' triumphs more than make up for a somewhat dated message.

OMD: English Electric
8 Apr 2013 // 6:06 PM

The veteran English synth-pop group take a mulligan on their comeback.


OMD - "The Punishment of Luxury" (Singles Going Steady)
1 Aug 2017 // 5:38 AM

The latest track from OMD is a straightforward indictment of consumer culture and those who would champion it.

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark - "Enola Gay" (1980) (Singles Going Steady Classic)
25 May 2016 // 3:44 AM

"Enola Gay" is perhaps the quintessential embodiment of OMD's sound -- a romantic epic told through two alternating, and often intersecting, synthpop riffs.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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