YMMV / Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark

  • Awesome Music: "Joan of Arc (Maid of Orleans)".
  • Ear Worm: "If You Leave" and "Enola Gay."
  • Mundane Made Awesome: "Stanlow", an absolutely majestic song about... an oil refinery.
    • "Red Frame/White Light" is an awesome hard-hitting number about... a telephone box.
  • True Art Is Angsty / True Art Is Incomprehensible: Dazzle Ships
  • Vindicated by History: Dazzle Ships. Also the band itself - they suffered a critical backlash both from Dazzle Ships (too experimental) and their subsequent albums (too commercial) but the 2000s reissues and subsequent reformation restored their reputation.