OMD and Grum on BBC 6 Music’s ‘Back To The Phuture!


This Monday’s (31st May)  instalment of Wall Of Sound label boss and Electro guru Mark Jones’s BBC 6 Music radio show Back To The Phuture will feature not only Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark but Grum too!

OMD’s Andy McClusky and Paul Humphries will be chatting to Mark about getting involved with electronic music, their influence on the charts and their forthcoming album, ‘History Of Modern’ and in the final hours Nu-Disco master Grum will be busting out a special 80’s influenced mix of SynthPop new and old.

To wet your appetite check out OMD’s classic ‘Bunker Soldiers’ and Grum’s blog destroying 2009 monster ‘Runaway’:

OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark) – Bunker Soldiers

Grum – Runaway (Radio Edit)

It’s gonna’ be a great show, details here, and you can tune in on iPlayer.

OMD @ 7Digital

OMD @ Amazon

Grum @ Beatport

Grum @ Juno

Grum @ 7Digital

Grum @ Amazon

Martyn Ware, Rusty Egan, Howard Jones and Kids On Bridges play tonight’s Back To The Phuture event


There’s still time to pick up a FREE ticket for tonight’s Back To The Phuture event.

As a warm up to their series of live events over the summer, culminating in the opening night of Bestival 2010, Wall Of Sound boss, BBC Radio 6 SynthPop head and all round electronic guru Mark Jones and crew have put together this little line up headlined by a DJ set from Heaven 17’s Martyn Ware! Joining him will be Howard Jones playing a live set, and Mark himself DJ alongside one half of Visage, and the legendary Blitz club’s decks man, Rusty Eagan. Indie-Electro newcomers Kids On Bridges complete the bill with a live set of their poppy Synth Indie.

Kids On Bridges – Check Your Head

Pick up a FREE ticket here, and check Kids On Bridges on MySpace!

Kids On Bridges @ MySpace