Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
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//Features

Mad World: An Oral History of New Wave Artists and Songs That Defined the 1980s
15 May 2014 // 8:10 PM

Mad World celebrates the New Wave music phenomenon of the ‘80s via new interviews with 35 of the most notable artists of the period including Duran Duran, New Order, the Smiths and here, OMD.

The Future Will Be Silent: An Interview with OMD
28 Aug 2013 // 5:14 PM

After a lengthy breakup, a historic reuniting of the original members, and some remarkably strong comeback albums, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark let it all out in this plainspoken, open, and rather fascinating interview about their history, their conflicts, and what it means to have fun again while being in OMD.

//Reviews

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark: History of Modern
30 Sep 2010 // 4:00 PM

The British synthesizer veterans do their best to sabotage their own comeback album.

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark: Dazzle Ships
16 Apr 2008 // 5:02 PM

OMD's concept album about Cold War-era technology and tension was a flop upon its original release in 1983. But seen through modern eyes, it's a brilliant precursor to OK Computer.

//Blogs

OMD Will Release New Album, 'English Electric', in April
13 Jan 2013 // 11:11 PM

A sublime reason for early Monday happiness... a brand new OMD album is on the way April 9th that the duo describes as a "12-track letter to technology, space, love".

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark - "History of Modern (Part I)" (video)
16 Feb 2011 // 1:00 AM

Here is the official video for OMD's latest single, one of the two title tracks for last year's History of Modern. It was directed by

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Wanted' Is a Spaghetti Western That Will Leave You Wanting

// Short Ends and Leader

"The charisma of Giuliano Gemma and some stellar action sequences can't save this sub-par spaghetti western.

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