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Urgh! A Music War

Directed by Derek Burbidge. US. 1982. R. 2 hours 2 minutes minutes. Warner Bros. 35mm.
Fri., April 19, 2019
Member Passes Accepted
April 19, 2019
9:45 pm

Get to the show early and hang out after to hear Blanko Dave of The Thrifty Discount DJs spin New Wave favs in the lobby before and after the show!

It’s live and loud. It’s urgent and proud. It’s more than 30 of the best 80s new wave/punk bands caught in the act live! Discovered by most fans during frequent airings on Night Flight, this amazing concert film showcases dynamic performances from The Police, Wall of Voodoo, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Oingo Boingo, Echo & the Bunnymen, Jools Holland, XTC , Klaus Nomi, The Go-Go’s, Dead Kennedys, Gary Numan , Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Surf Punks, The Cramps, Pere Ubu, Devo, Gang of Four, The Fleshtones, UB40, X and more! Archival 35mm print courtesy of Warner Bros.