Just saw that Oingo Boingo was number 16 on Blender’s “The 50 Worst Artists in Music History.”
Not sure if that’s an argument for or against the band. Here’s what they say about their selection…
16 OINGO BOINGO
Oingo Boingo singer Danny Elfman went on to become one of Hollywood’s most in-demand soundtrack composers. But during his first go-round, he and his movie-director brother led this ostentatiously orchestrated L.A. New Wave group that began its pretentious career, not surprisingly, as a performance-art troupe.
Worst CD Only a Lad (A&M, 1981)
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