Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

100% unofficial and fan-made  

Date

1st January 1986


Venue

Copps Coliseum, Canada (capacity 19000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

4th January 1986


Venue

Jacksonville Coliseum, FL, USA (capacity 10000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

5th January 1986


Venue

Miami James L Knight Center, FL, USA (capacity 4500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

6th January 1986


Venue

Tampa Sundome, FL, USA (capacity 10000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

8th January 1986


Venue

Baton Rouge Assembly Centre, LO, USA (capacity 14000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

9th January 1986


Venue

Dallas Reunion Hall, TX, USA (capacity 17000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

10th January 1986


Venue

Houston Summit, TX, USA (capacity 14000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

11th January 1986


Venue

Oklahoma City Myriad, OK, USA (capacity 15000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

12th January 1986


Venue

Kansas City Auditorium, OK, USA (capacity 7300)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

14th January 1986


Venue

Albuquerque Tingley Coliseum, NM, USA (capacity 11500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

15th January 1986


Venue

Phoenix Coliseum, AZ, USA (capacity unknown)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

17th January 1986


Venue

Tucson McKale Memorial Centre, AZ, USA (capacity 13000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

18th January 1986


Venue

San Bernadino Orange Pavilion, CA, USA (capacity unknown)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

19th January 1986


Venue

Fresno Selland Arena, CA, USA (capacity 10000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

20th January 1986


Venue

Los Angeles Forum, CA, USA (capacity 17500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

21st January 1986


Venue

San Diego Sports Arena, CA, USA (capacity 16000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support to The Thompson Twins.

Date

2nd February 1986


Venue

Liverpool Empire, UK (capacity 2400)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

3rd February 1986


Venue

Glasgow Barrowlands, UK (capacity 1900)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

4th February 1986


Venue

Edinburgh Playhouse, UK (capacity 3000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

5th February 1986


Venue

Newcastle City Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

7th February 1986


Venue

Leicester De Montfort Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

8th February 1986


Venue

Birmingham Odeon, UK (capacity 2400)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

9th February 1986


Venue

Ipswich Gaumont, UK (capacity 1600)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

10th February 1986


Venue

Sheffield City Hall, UK (capacity 2300)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

11th February 1986


Venue

Hanley Victoria Hall, UK (capacity 2800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

12th February 1986


Venue

Oxford Apollo, UK (capacity 1800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

13th February 1986


Venue

Reading Hexagon, UK (capacity 1700)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

15th February 1986


Venue

Manchester Apollo, UK (capacity 2700)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

16th February 1986


Venue

Bradford St Georges, UK (capacity 1600)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

17th February 1986


Venue

Nottingham Royal Concert Hall, UK (capacity 2300)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

19th February 1986


Venue

Bristol Colston Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

20th February 1986


Venue

Crawley Leisure Centre, UK (capacity 3000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

22nd February 1986


Venue

St Austell Coliseum, UK (capacity 2600)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

23rd February 1986


Venue

Cardiff St David's Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

24th February 1986


Venue

Hammersmith Odeon, UK (capacity 3500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

25th February 1986


Venue

Hammersmith Odeon, UK (capacity 3500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Flaming Mussolini's.

Date

27th February 1986


Venue

Paris Grand Rex, France (capacity 2800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

This gig was broadcast live around cinemas in France. Support band not known.

Date

19th July 1986


Venue

Manchester GMEX, UK (capacity 10000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys.


Notes

Played with a number of Manchester bands.

Date

21st October 1986


Venue

Birmingham Odeon, UK (capacity 2400)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

22nd October 1986


Venue

Leicester De Montfort Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

23rd October 1986


Venue

Manchester Apollo, UK (capacity 2700)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

24th October 1986


Venue

Bradford St Georges, UK (capacity 1500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

26th October 1986


Venue

Portsmouth Guildhall, UK (capacity 2250)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

27th October 1986.


Venue

Bristol Colston Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

28th October 1986


Venue

Oxford Apollo, UK (capacity 1800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

29th October 1986


Venue

Hammersmith Odeon, UK (capacity 3500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme and Screaming Blue Messiahs.

Date

30th October 1986


Venue

Hammersmith Oden, UK (capacity 3500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme and Screaming Blue Messiahs.

Date

1st November 1986


Venue

Nottingham Royal Concert Hall, UK (capacity 2300)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

2nd November 1986


Venue

Liverpool Empire, UK (capacity 2400)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

3rd November 1986


Venue

Carlisle Sands Centre, UK (capacity 1750)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme. This show must have been a late addition as it does not feature on the tour posters.

Date

4th November 1986


Venue

Edinburgh Playhouse, UK (capacity 3000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

5th November 1986


Venue

Newcastle City Hall, UK (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Big Supreme.

Date

8th November 1986


Venue

Maurice Richard Arena, Montreal, Canada (capacity 4750)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

9th November 1986


Venue

Ottawa Civic Center, Canada (capacity 9900)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

10th November 1986


Venue

London Gardens, Canada (capacity 5075)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

11th November 1986


Venue

Toronto Maple Leaf Gardens, Canada (capacity 10000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Graham sung part of If You Leave after Andy lost his voice. Support from The Models.

Date

13th November 1986


Venue

Amherst, MA, USA (capacity unknown)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

CANCELLED. Exact venue details not known.

Date

14th November 1986


Venue

Boston Orpheum Theatre, MA, USA (capacity 2700)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from Crowded House.

Date

15th November 1986


Venue

Philadelphia Tower Theatre,  PA, USA (capacity 3119)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

16th November 1986


Venue

Oswego Laker Hall, NY, USA (capacity 3500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

17th November 1986


Venue

Washington DC Warner Theatre, DC, USA (capacity 1800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

19th November 1986


Venue

New York Radio City Music Hall, NY, USA (capacity 6000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

21st November 1986


Venue

Detroit Fox Theatre, MI, USA (capacity 5000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

22nd November 1986


Venue

Cleveland Music Hall, OH, USA (capacity 3000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

23rd November 1986


Venue

Milwaukee Oriental Theatre, WN, USA (capacity 2100)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

24th November 1986


Venue

Chicago Cabaret Metro, IL, USA (capacity 1100)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

25th November 1986


Venue

Minneapolis Orpheum Theatre, MN, USA (capacity 2600)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

28th November 1986


Venue

Hampton Bronco Bowl, TX, USA (capacity 4000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

29th November 1986


Venue

Houston Cullen Performance Hall, TX, USA (capacity 1500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

1st December 1986


Venue

San Antonio Laurie Auditorium, TX, USA (capacity unknown)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

3rd December 1986


Venue

Denver Paramount Theater, CO, USA (capacity 1870)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

4th December 1986


Venue

Salt Lake City Symphony Hall, UT, USA (capacity 2800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

5th December 1986


Venue

San Francisco Warner Theatre, CA, USA (capacity 2177)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

6th December 1986


Venue

Los Angeles Universal Amphitheatre, CA, USA (capacity 6000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Truth.

Date

7th December 1986


Venue

California University Davis Campus, CA, USA (capacity 200)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

9th December 1986


Venue

Hawaii Sheraton Hotel, HI, USA (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

12th December 1986


Venue

Auckland Logan Campbell Centre, New Zealand (capacity 3000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

13th December 1986


Venue

Hamilton Founders Theater, New Zealand (capacity 1249)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

14th December 1986


Venue

Wellington Town Hall, New Zealand (capacity 1600)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

18th December 1986


Venue

Melbourne Palais Theatre, Australia (capacity 2000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Wreckerie.

Date

19th December 1986


Venue

Canberra Royals Football Club, Australia (capacity unknown)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Models.

Date

20th December 1986


Venue

Shellharbour Workers Club, Wollongong, Australia (capacity 300)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

21st December 1986


Venue

Sydney Horden Pavilion, Australia (capacity 3000)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from The Machinations.

Date

29th December 1986


Venue

Newcastle Workers Club, Australia (capacity 1500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support from Noiseworks and Boom Crash Opera.

Date

30th December 1986


Venue

Dee Why Hotel, Dee Why, Australia (capacity 500)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

31st December 1986


Venue

Selina's, Coogee Bay Hotel, Sydney, Australia (capacity 1750)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir, Neil Weir.


Notes

OMD played at 2am on New Year's Day. Support from The Models and Crowded House.