[caption id="attachment_2300" align="alignnone" width="385" caption="O.M.D. (Photo: Bright Antenna)"][/caption] Massively successful in the '80s, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark[/lastfm] epitomized that decade with sunny melodies, ambitious synth pop arrangements, and theatrical showmanship. Back together again for the first time since 1996, the iconic group turns pulsing, and infectious synth forms into pretty pop on their brand-new album The History Of Modern. Listen to some of our favorite tracks like downtempo gems "Bondage Of Fate" and "Sometimes," plus a free download of a remix of "If You Want It." Staying true to the original recording of "If You Want It," the remix by Marsheaux inspires some serious dance moves--it doesn't involve too much hip-shaking, just enough to get you to sway back and forth. [audio url="http://cbsmp3.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/if_you_want_it_marsheaux_remix.mp3" artist="O.M.D. " name="If You Want It (Marsheaux remix)" podtrac="true" config_file="config.xml"] Watch the video for "If You Want It" below: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sDPEJpjmq8&w=560&h=345] O.M.D.'s North American tour include stops in Boston, NY, LA, and SF, and the band's also playing select shows at this year's SXSW. It will be the group's first US outing with the original line up since their 1988 stadium tour with [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Depeche Mode[/lastfm]. Who's excited here? O.M.D.'s HISTORY OF MODERN U.S TOUR DATES: March 5       Toronto, ON             Phoenix Concert Theatre March 6       Montreal, QC            Le National March 7       Boston, MA              Paradise Rock Club March 8       New York, NY           Webster Hall March 10     Washington, DC        9.30 Club March 11     Pontiac, MA               Crofoot Ballroom March 12     Chicago, IL               Park West March 14    Atlanta, GA              The Loft March 16    Houston, TX             House Of Blues March 17     Austin, TX                SXSW March 18     Austin, TX                SXSW March 19     Austin, TX                SXSW March 20     Dallas, TX                Granada Theatre March 22     Denver, CO               Bluebird Theatre March 23     Salt Lake City, UT     Depot March 25     Los Angeles, CA       The Music Box March 26    Oakland, CA              The Fox March 27    San Diego, CA           4th & B March 29    Los Angeles, CA       The Music Box To view a selection of live performances by OMD: watch here The History Of Modern is Out Now! Amazon | Label Website | iTunes

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