Malcolm Holmes

Music Design & Creation


As the drummer for legendary electro-pop giants OMD (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark). Mal Holmes played on classic OMD songs such as Enola Gay, Messages, Souvenir, Locomotion, Tesla Girls, Talking Loud and Clear, Secret, So in Love, American block buster If You leave and the smash hit Maid of Orleans. He’s put his signature drumming stamp on a massive catalog of OMD songs that have amassed over 40 million in sales and 100’s of millions of streams. In 2014 Mal had to hung up his OMD drumsticks. 


For those that are interested here's a bit of info on where he's been and where he's going.


From his studio he writes and produces music for various projects and artists.

He stopped playing drums but didn't stop making music.

After a long career playing with OMD it has come to an end. Making music is in his blood … He creates music from his studio near Hamburg in Germany. If you are looking for a music producer for your project you can contact him below or via You will get deep experience,  a friendly service and respect for your music.

Production Music

His production music has recently been featured in the Badgley Mischka Fall 2021 presentation at New York Fashion Week. The music was writen and produced specifically for the top American fashion label.




For music production enquiries or you just want to say hello !