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Andy reviews new Future Islands album

Andy has reviewed the new Future Islands album for The Talkhouse. It seems that he likes it! Read the review here.  The album is available to buy here if you are convinced by Andy's review.


Dazzle Ship in Liverpool

Following the news that a Dazzle Ship is to be recreated for Liverpool Biennial, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark are talking with National Museums Liverpool about the band being involved in some way. Stay tuned for an announcement soon.


Charity Auction

We're pleased to support the auction of some very rare OMD items in aid of a charity expedition to Malawi in June. By bidding on these items you will be supporting Molly Dore's expedition to work in hospitals and open a new orphanage.


25th anniversary of Depeche Mode 101

It's the 25th anniversary of the release of the movie Depeche Mode 101 that featured the Rose Bowl concert where we played with Depeche Mode

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Interview with Andy by Kathryn Hooper

Over the past 35 years Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark have written songs covering a vast and eclectic range of topics, creating both catchy and poignant melodies to go with them. These melodies often belie the serious issues which have been covered; ‘Enola Gay’ being the most well-known of this genre, however others such as ‘Genetic Engineering’ and ‘88 seconds in Greensboro’ have equally weighty topics. Other subjects would initially appear rather ‘strange’ to…