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Performer: Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Genre: Electronic / Pop music
Title: Crush
Country: UK
Released: 1985
Style: Synth-pop
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Crush is the sixth studio album by English electronic band Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD), released on 17 June 1985 by Virgin Records. It was the first of two OMD albums produced by American record producer Stephen Hague. Aimed primarily at the US market, where the album sold well, Crush is notable for moving the band's sound in a far more commercial direction, although elements of earlier experimentation are still present.

Manufactured in the UK. European releases have an additional Virgin sticker on backside of the jewel cases wearing the European cat 610 458 and Ariola distribution code -217 originally released with smooth edged jewel case. Matrix, Runout (Variant 1): CDV 2349 :: 1:1 :MASTERED BY: :NIMBUS: Matrix, Runout (Variant 2): CDV 2349 : NIMBUS ENGLAND.

Top 40 on the strength of singles like "So in Love" and "Secret.

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Tracklist

A1 So In Love 3:30
A2 Secret 3:56
A3 Bloc Bloc Bloc 3:28
A4 Women III 4:26
A5 Crush 4:27
B1 88 Seconds In Greensboro 4:16
B2 The Native Daughters Of The Golden West 3:58
B3 La Femme Accident 2:50
B4 Hold You 4:00
B5 The Lights Are Going Out 3:57

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Recorded At – Amazon Studios
  • Recorded At – The Manor
  • Mixed At – Advision Studios

Credits

  • Drums, Percussion [Electronic & Acoustic] – Malcolm Holmes
  • Engineer [Assistant] – John Brough, Noel Haris , Richard Moakes
  • Engineer [Mix] – David Jacob
  • Engineer [Recording] – Alan Douglas , Pete Coleman
  • Illustration – Paul Slater
  • Keyboards [Electronic], Guitar – Stephen Hague
  • Management – Gordian Troeller
  • Management [Assistant] – Stephen Baker*, Susan Pippet
  • Producer – Stephen Hague
  • Sleeve – XL Design
  • Trombone, Electric Guitar – Graham Weir
  • Trumpet – Neil Weir
  • Vocals [Additional] – Maureen Humphreys
  • Vocals, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboards [Electronic] – Andy McCluskey
  • Vocals, Keyboards [Electronic], Piano – Paul Humphreys
  • Vocals, Saxophone, Keyboards [Electronic] – Martin Cooper
  • Written-By, Performer – Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark

Notes

Recorded at Amazon Studios - engineered by Pete Coleman, The Manor - engineered by Alan Douglas assisted by John Brough and Noel Haris.

Mixed at Advision Studios - engineered by David Jacobs assisted by Richard Moakes.

OMD Management: Gordian Troeller for Worldchief Ltd., assisted by Susan Pippet and Stephen Baker

℗ 1985 Virgin Records
© 1985 Virgin Records

Manufactured in the UK

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • Rights Society: BIEM

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDV2349, 610 458 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV2349, 610 458 UK 1985
V2349 Orchestral Manœuvres In The Dark* Crush ‎(LP, Album) Virgin V2349 UK 1985
MAX 2414 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial) MAX MAX 2414 Poland 1985
TCV 2349, TC-V-2349 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Virgin, Virgin TCV 2349, TC-V-2349 UK 1985
SP 5077 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(LP, Album, Ele) A&M Records SP 5077 US 1985

Tracklist

A1 So In Love 3:28
A2 Secret 3:57
A3 Bloc Bloc Bloc 3:47
A4 Women III 4:27
A5 Crush 4:16
B1 88 Seconds In Greensboro 4:19
B2 The Native Daughters Of The Golden West 3:59
B3 La Femme Accident 2:50
B4 Hold You 4:00
B5 The Lights Are Going Out 3:46

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – Virgin France S.A.

Credits

  • Drums – Malcolm Holmes
  • Illustration – Paul Slater
  • Keyboards, Guitar – Stephen Hague
  • Producer – Stephen Hague
  • Sleeve – XL Design
  • Trombone, Guitar – Graham Weir
  • Trumpet – Neil Weir
  • Vocals [Additional] – Maureen Humphreys
  • Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar – Andrew McCluskey*
  • Vocals, Keyboards, Piano – Paul Humphreys
  • Vocals, Keyboards, Saxophone – Martin Cooper

Notes

Issued on red/green Virgin labels and with a printed inner sleeve.
For this release OMD were Paul Humphreys, Andrew McCluskey, Malcolm Holmes, Martin Cooper, Graham Weir and Neil Weir.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 3 268440 703784
  • Other (Distribution Code): PM 262

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CDV2349, 610 458 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin CDV2349, 610 458 UK 1985
V2349 Orchestral Manœuvres In The Dark* Crush ‎(LP, Album) Virgin V2349 UK 1985
MAX 2414 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial) MAX MAX 2414 Poland 1985
TCV 2349, TC-V-2349 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Virgin, Virgin TCV 2349, TC-V-2349 UK 1985
SP 5077 Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark Crush ‎(LP, Album, Ele) A&M Records SP 5077 US 1985