I’d like to personally shake the hand of the music director at Starbucks for taking a break from James Blunt and Colbie Caillat long enough to share the OMD classic with the morning drive masses.
To pay it forward, I’d like to share it with you. There’s a fine live version out there, but I’ll stick with the studio track. Boy Andy McCluskey looks young:
As a bonus, here’s McCluskey and Paul Humphreys from the wonderful BBC documentary “Synth Britannia.” At 1:33 you’ll see the original mail-order Korg on which “Enola Gay” was written:
You may now carry on with your day enriched and informed.