484 Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark – Architecture & Morality

In February of 1980 OMD released their third studio album.

Taking inspiration from religious music, the band made use of chorale samples, the Mellotron, melodica and variety of other instruments to create the record’s beautifully lush sound.

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One response to “484 Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark – Architecture & Morality”

  1. Frank Heron

    Thanks for reminding me what a great record this is. I bought it when it came out and nearly wore it out!
    Oh and you’re right about The Bunnymen record. Doesn’t belong in the book!

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