Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (Band)

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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) are an English new wave/synthpop group formed in 1978, whose founding members, Andy McCluskey (vocals, bass guitar) and Paul Humphreys (keyboards, vocals), are originally from the Wirral Peninsula, Merseyside, England. While steadily eschewing pop star status, the band cultivated a fanbase in the United Kingdom from 1978–1980. They gained popularity throughout Europe with the 1980 single "Enola Gay", and achieved broader recognition via album Architecture & Morality (1981) and its singles. OMD garnered acclaim for their experimental recordings, which are noted for their intellectual depth. Wikipedia


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432 Songs »
1 Enola Gay
2 If You Leave 1990
3 Electricity 2003
4 Maid Of Orleans 2011
5 Souvenir 1981
6 So In Love 1985
7 Joan Of Arc 1981
8 Messages 2003
9 Tesla Girls 1984
10 Locomotion 1984
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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