OMD at the ROYAL ALBERT HALL
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In May 2016, OMD staged a remarkable live show in the amazing Royal Albert Hall… OMD’s ability to successfully perform different setlists and different venues, essentially giving audiences two different versions of the band, has given them an advantage that … Read More

DAZZLE WEEKEND – OMD IN LIVERPOOL
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OMD’s Museum Of Liverpool weekend had begun as a much more simpler exercise with a request for the band to submit some musique concrète tracks for the new Dazzle Ship display next to the Museum. However, this idea was expanded … Read More

KRAFTWERK Live in New York
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There’s no doubt about the influence Kraftwerk has had on OMD. Both founding members have come out dozens of times citing the German experimental electronic band as a main influence. Lead singer Andy McCluskey jokes of how their song Electricity … Read More

OMD Live in Austin
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Statues was wonderful but Green was a stand out for me as Mr. M. sang with an extra surge of emotion and the unison of his arm hits and Mr. H#2’s drum beats really pounded in the feeling, no pun … Read More

OMD Live in Tulsa
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It drew time for OMD and a number of fans who had been sitting down came up plus more sales must have occurred at the door because there were a lot more than what we earlier were expecting. The lights … Read More

OMD Live in Dallas
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Well, Dallas was a repeat city so that meant the Stanlow set. I couldn’t help but smile when, right before Mr. M was about to sing, a fan near me must have figured out what song he was about to … Read More

OMD Live in San Diego
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Though this was a repeat city, they had decided to still open with New Babies: New Toys (to help get the crowd going) so when Mr. H.#2 hit the hard drum beat to start the song off and the lights … Read More

OMD Live in Anaheim
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Dazzle Ships starts and we were off! Like Vancouver, Anaheim was a sold out gig and I was wondering if that would make for an amazing night…it did! Stanlow was its amazingly beautiful self and was met with a huge … Read More

Eric’s – That Was Then, This Is Now
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The importance of Eric’s on Mathew Street, Liverpool can’t be emphasised enough; not just for its cultural and historical significance in the punk era in the late 70s, but also due to the fact that OMD simply wouldn’t have existed … Read More

OMD Live in Minneapolis
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So there’s a lot that can be said about the crowd we saw that night but I’m just going to say “hugely eclectic” and leave it at that! This caused us to wonder what kind of night it was going … Read More

OMD live in Milwaukee
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Ah…..a town close enough to mine that I could actually sleep in my own bed the night prior and the night of ;o) So the day started super early as I had an early shift at work and needed to … Read More

OMD Live in New York
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Well, to say tonights gig was amazing is a bit of an understatement but I’ll say it anyways. Best gig thus far (though Miami was pretty darn close from where I stood) which was not what I was expecting after … Read More

OMD Live in Miami
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Well folks, here we are again. OMD are back in America and I’m blogging again. The main difference, I’m not doing the entire tour, LOL, missing a few, so this won’t be a daily occurrence. But how could I not … Read More