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Club 66: Wrappup

Every little now and every little then… OMD’s 1984 album Junk Culture enjoyed a curious period of writing and hopping from studio to studio. With their creative batteries exhausted by Dazzle Ships and their confidence deflated by criticism of the … Read More

THE GAMES – CIRCUS MINIMUS

The release of the album Circus Minimus by The Games sheds light on one of many of the lost bands that emerged from the Wirral and Liverpool music scene of the late 70s/early 80s. The Games consisted of Brendan Coyle, … Read More

STEVE HOLLAS ON BUILDING A BASS GUITAR

STEVE HOLLAS, formerly of THE ID, (whom Messages interviewed previously) has written about the process of constructing a bass guitar. The article, which is posted on the www.weescribble.com site documents the building of the guitar which Steve had worked on … Read More

OMD Q&A : MISCELLANEOUS

The last of our OMD Q&A updates takes a look at miscellaneous queries from OMD fans. Among the topics covered are Winston, Organisation, Atomic Kitten, Liberator, Depeche Mode, gigs, OMD TV appearances and soundtracks and OMD’s record labels. More Inside … Read More

OMD Q&A : VIDEOS

Our latest OMD Q&A update takes a look at OMD’s extensive video work. Among the topics up for discussion are ‘Bunker Soldiers’, ‘Walking On The Milky Way’, ‘Joan Of Arc’, ‘Enola Gay’, ‘Speed Of Light’ and the screened Sheffield Hall … Read More

OMD Q&A : INSPIRATION

The latest entry from the OMD Q&A archives is a look at the music and ideas that have inspired OMD’s music. Amongst the topics covered are Kraftwerk, Joy Division, Neu!, Barry White and a query about the inspiration behind the … Read More

OMD Q&A : PRODUCTION

Continuing the OMD Q&A archives with a section dedicated to production and recording of OMD songs. Queries about the classic OMD choir sounds, the Fairlight CMI, ‘Joan Of Arc’, ‘Georgia’ and ‘The Romance Of The Telescope’ are some of the … Read More

OMD Q&A : SONGS

Continuing the OMD Q&A archives with a section dedicated to OMD’s songs. Queries about ‘Walking On The Milky Way’, ‘2nd Thought’, ‘Never Turn Away’, ‘Enola Gay’ and ‘Tesla Girls’ are just some of the topics that get answers from Andy … Read More

OMD Q&A

The QUESTIONS & ANSWERS section of the Official OMD Website proved to be a popular feature in which queries about OMD’s record releases and career could be answered directly by ANDY McCLUSKEY or by site administrator and OMD archivist Paul … Read More

ANDY McCLUSKEY Q&A 1998

From the OMD archives… In 1998 during the very early days of the Official OMD Website, fans were invited to submit questions to ANDY McCLUSKEY for a Questions and Answers session. This was the year in which the OMD SINGLES … Read More

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