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Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark

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On this date in 1980, OMD released their self-titled debut album. The album contained the singles, "Electricty" (#99 U.K.), "Messages" (#13 U.K.) and "Red Frame/White Light" (#67 U.K.). The album reached the #27 spot on the U.K. albums chart. The Cheshire, England new wave band was led by Paul Humphreys (ex-Dalek I Love You) and Andy McCluskey. When Humphries left in 1989, McCluskey kept the band going until 1996. They have recently re-formed with the classic line-up.



Wikipedia: OMD

Official Website: omd.uk.com

Blogload: Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark - debut album - frisiansotherfavorites.blogspot.com

1 comments:

DJ Dedd said...

nice scan of the die cut album cover!

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