Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

100% unofficial and fan-made  

Date

12th October 1978


Venue

Eric's Club, Liverpool, UK (capacity 800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys


Notes

Support to John Dowie. The first-ever official gig as Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark. Tracks played include Electricity, Julia's Song, Bunker Soldiers, Red Frame White Light, Dancing and Once When I Was Six.

Date

27th October 1978


Venue

The Factory Club, Manchester, UK (capacity 200)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys


Notes

Support to Joy Division and Cabaret Voltaire. Tracks included on the 'DEP2' EP released free with early copies of Organisation were recorded here.

Date

2nd November 1978


Venue

Southport Scarisbrick Hotel, UK (capacity 200)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys and Martin Cooper


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

7th November 1978


Venue

Liverpool Pickwicks, UK (capacity 200)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

23rd November 1978


Venue

Eric's Club, Liverpool, UK (capacity 800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys


Notes

Support to A Teardrop Explodes. The Inadequates also played.

Date

30th November 1978


Venue

Southport Scarisbrick Hotel, UK (capacity 200)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys and Martin Cooper


Notes

Support band not known.

Date

2nd December 1978


Venue

Eric's Club, Liverpool, UK (capacity 800)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys


Notes

Replaced Cabaret Voltaire on the bill.

Date

16th December 1978


Venue

Hoylake St Andrews Church, UK (capacity 200)


Band Members

Andy McCluskey, Paul Humphreys and Martin Cooper


Notes

Support from The Thingz.