Pretending To See The Future

omd-1979Between Thursday 20th September to Monday 8th October 1979, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark played as the opening act on Gary Numan’s Touring Principle which took in UK cities as far and wide as Glasgow, London, Manchester, Bristol, Newcastle and of course Liverpool.

In the space of a year, Paul Humphreys and Andy McCluskey had gone from playing small club venues like Eric’s and The Factory to seated theatres such as Hammersmith Odeon and Manchester Apollo with capacities of around three thousand… More Inside  »