Urgh! A Music war, a cult-classic concert film, straddles divides across new wave, punk, and post-punk acts performing in 1980. Parklife DC screens the film at Black Cat on Monday, Oct. 1. Admission is free!
Released commercially in 1982, Urgh! A Music War features Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Magazine, The Go-Go’s, Toyah Willcox, The Fleshtones, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, X, XTC, Devo, The Cramps, Oingo Boingo, Dead Kennedys, Gary Numan, Klaus Nomi, Wall of Voodoo, Pere Ubu, Steel Pulse, Surf Punks, 999, UB40, Echo & the Bunnymen, The Police, and more.
Watch the movie trailer for Urgh! A Music War on YouTube:
Watch Gary Numan perform “Down in the Park” live from Urgh! A Music War:
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Parklife DC Presents: Urgh! A Music War
Monday, Oct. 1
Film @ 8pm