Depeche Mode — The Hollywood Bowl, August 16, 2009

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The Hollywood Bowl, August 16, 2009

News

Mar 17, 2017

Here we highlight six albums due out today that we feel are most worth hearing. We have also included Amazon links for each album. If you click through those links and buy the album (or anything else on Amazon once you've clicked through) then Amazon rewards us with a sales percentage.  More

Mar 02, 2017

Depeche Mode are releasing a new album, Spirit, on March 17 via Columbia. The album was announced back in October and previously the band shared the album's first single, "Where's the Revolution," as well as a video for the song. More

Feb 28, 2017

Depeche Mode are releasing a new albumSpirit, on March 17 via Columbia. The album was announced back in October and previously the band shared the album's first single, "Where's the Revolution," as well as a video for the song. More

Feb 09, 2017

Depeche Mode are releasing a new albumSpirit, on March 17 via Columbia. The album was announced back in October and previously the band shared the album's first single, "Where's the Revolution." Now the song has video.  More

Feb 02, 2017

Depeche Mode are releasing a new album, Spirit, on March 17 via Columbia. The album was announced back in October and yesterday more album details were revealed along with the promise that the first single, "Where's the Revolution," would premiere this Friday. More

Feb 01, 2017

Back in October Depeche Mode announced that they would be releasing a new album entitled Spirit this spring via Columbia. Now the release date has been announced and the cover art has been revealed. Also the British trio have announced that the album's first single, "Where's the Revolution," will be released this Friday, February 3. More

Depeche Mode Announce New Album and Tour

Spirit Due Out Next Spring on Columbia

Oct 11, 2016

British 1980s legends Depeche Mode have never really gone away. Since their 1981 debut album, Speak & Spell, they've continued to release well-received new albums every few years and play to large crowds of devoted fans.  More

Dec 10, 2015

Back in 2012 Depeche Mode frontman Dave Gahan teamed up with British duo Soulsavers for the collaborative album The Light the Dead Sea. Back in October they did it again with Angels & Ghosts released via Columbia. Now they have shared a video for "Shine." More

Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan Announces Another Album with Soulsavers, Shares “All of This and Nothing”

Angels & Ghosts Due Out October 23 via Columbia, Tour Dates Announced

Sep 10, 2015

Back in 2012 Depeche Mode frontman Dave Gahan teamed up with British duo Soulsavers for the collaborative album The Light the Dead Sea. Now they have done it again, with the trio announcing Angels & Ghosts (a very Gahan-esque title) for an October 23 release via Columbia.  More

Mar 03, 2015

Musical artist Martin Gore, founding member of Depeche Mode, has announced the release of MG, a brand new collection of electronic instrumentals. More

Dec 04, 2014

Last night, Johnny Marr’s Playland tour rolled into Edmonton, Canada.  More

Oct 08, 2014

On Nov 17, Depeche Mode will release Live in Berlin, a CD/DVD set featuring their performances in Berlin last fall during the Delta Machine tour.  More

Watch: Depeche Mode - “Should Be Higher” Live Video

Kick Off North American Tour Today

Aug 22, 2013

Launching their North American tour later today with a performance in Detroit, UK goth/glam electro trio Depeche Mode have premiered a professional live video for their Delta Machine track "Should Be Higher." More

Apr 17, 2013

Currently on a North American headlining tour, recently selling out two NYC shows this past weekend in support of his acclaimed full-length debut, Young Hunger, UK synth-pop artist Chad Valley recently had some of his work get a few remix treatments. More

Mar 28, 2013

Depeche Mode’s new video for Delta Machine cut “Soothe My Soul” is a stylish (albeit creepy) assemblage of shots.  More

Mar 19, 2013

Next week Depeche Mode will release Delta Machinethe band's first new album since 2009's Sounds of the Universe More

Listen: Depeche Mode - “Soothe My Soul”

New Track Off Delta Machine

Mar 15, 2013

This month Depeche Mode will release Delta Machine, the band's first new album since 2009's Sounds of the Universe. More

Watch: Depeche Mode Perform on “Letterman”

Play New Songs From Delta Machine

Mar 12, 2013

Last night rock veterans Depeche Mode served as the musical guest on the Late Show with David Letterman. More

Depeche Mode Announce U.S. Tour

Beginning in August

Mar 11, 2013

Supporting their forthcoming new album Delta Machine, Depeche Mode have revealed the details pertaining to the U.S. leg of their worldwide tour. More

Depeche Mode to Play SXSW

Ticket Lottery Opens Today

Mar 08, 2013

You can't say you didn't see this coming, but Depeche Mode have announced that they will in fact perform at this year's SXSW Festival. More

Depeche Mode to Make Appearance at SXSW

Attending for Exclusive Q&A Discussion

Mar 06, 2013

While nothing has been confirmed (yet) in regards to an actual performance, Depeche Mode have confirmed they will be attending this year's SXSW Festival in Austin. More

Feb 28, 2013

Fans counting down to the new Depeche Mode album take heart: today the band announced that they’ll debuting new songs on March 11 via the “Live on Letterman” full concert series.  More

Watch: Depeche Mode Perform “Heaven” For NPR

Delta Machine Out March 26 Via Columbia

Feb 14, 2013

On March 26 Depeche Mode will release Delta Machine, their 13th studio album. Check out their performance at NPR, where they recreated album cut “Heaven” live in studio.  More

Feb 01, 2013

Next month Depeche Mode will release their much anticipated new album Delta MachineMore

Listen: Depeche Mode – “Heaven”

Delta Machine Out March 26

Jan 31, 2013

As previously reported, On March 26 Depeche Mode will release their new album Delta Machine via Columbia. Now—as is the way with all good promotional cycles—you can hear a new single. More

Jan 24, 2013

As previously announcedDepeche Mode will be releasing their 13th studio album in March. Today additional info tumbled out of the band’s HQ. More

Jan 22, 2013

While details are incredibly scarce concerning Depeche Mode's upcoming 13th studio album - other than its slated March release - reports have come in that the UK trio will release their first single on Feb. 5. More

Depeche Mode Confirm March Release of New Album

13th Studio Record Due This Spring

Dec 11, 2012

Announcing a massive world tour back in October in support of their upcoming 13th album, Depeche Mode have confirmed that the record will released sometime in March of next year. More

Watch/Listen to a New Depeche Mode Song

Featuring Behind-the-Scene Studio Footage

Oct 23, 2012

Yesterday Depeche Mode announced their grand return with a massive, global tour set to begin next spring. More

Depeche Mode Announce World Tour

Stadium Trek Begins May 7

Oct 22, 2012

Spending much of the past year working on their 13th studio album due for release this spring, Depeche Mode have announced that they will embark on a massive stadium tour through Europe next year. More

Depeche Mode Enter the Studio

No Solid Release Date as of Yet

May 29, 2012

Depeche Mode is currently in the studio, hulled up in New York to hammer out the follow up to 2009’s Sounds of the Universe.   More

Oct 08, 2010

After having successfully concurred the world, Depeche Mode is taking on the galaxy in their Tour of the Universe DVD (out November 9th)  We have the details.  More

Sep 03, 2009

After a run of dates with Depeche Mode, Peter Bjorn and John are heading back on the road this November for a string headlining shows across the United States. Supporting the rocking, and occasionally whistling trio is fellow Swede, El Perro Del Mar. We have the dates in full and information on an upcoming remix PBJ are doing on a Depeche Mode song. More

Depeche Mode and Peter Bjorn and John at the Hollywood Bowl

Band shines with a selection of crowd-pleasing favorties and new songs.

Aug 17, 2009

Depeche Mode played the first of its two nights at the Hollywood Bowl Sunday night, the British band's first ever performances at the iconic venue. The months leading up to the concert were plagued with show cancellations, due to frontman Dave Gahan's health problems, but Depeche Mode were in fine form, playing a set of crowd-pleasing favorites sprinkled with a few more recent songs, including some from this year's Sounds of the Universe. More

Check Out Photos of Depeche Mode at The Hollywood Bowl

Supported by Peter Bjorn and John

Aug 17, 2009

Depeche Mode played a sold-out show at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA Sunday night. We sent a photographer Wendy Lynch Redfern down to capture the action. Check out the full gallery of photos from the Hollywood Bowl show here. Depeche Mode were supported by Sweden's Peter Bjorn and John.

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Check Out Photos of Lollapalooza Day One

Photos of Depeche Mode, Fleet Foxes, Of Montreal, Peter Bjorn and John, A-Trak, and Hollywood Holt

Aug 08, 2009

Lollapalooza began yesterday in Chicago and we sent photographer Andrew Reed Weller down to capture the day one action. Check out his photos of Depeche Mode, Fleet Foxes, Of Montreal, Peter Bjorn and John, A-Trak, and Hollywood Holt. Click here for the full gallery of Friday's photos.

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News Roundup: Sigur Rós, The Dodos, Morrissey, Magnolia Electric Co.

Also Depeche Mode, Phil Spector, Farmer Dave

May 29, 2009

The Dodos, Farmer Dave Scher, Magnolia Electric Co. and Sigur Rós (in some incarnation or another) announce new albums and performances. Morrissey and Depeche Mode modify tour dates.  Phil Spector is sentenced. All right here, in the News Roundup. More

May 13, 2009

After Cornelius cancelled several dates with Deerhoof because of the swine (H1N1) flu, it was Depeche Mode's turn to get down with the sickness. Yesterday several websites posted the alarming news that Depeche Mode singer Dave Gahan had to be rushed to the hospital in Athens, but it was not clear why. The synthpop trio had to cancel their date in Athens last night and in Istanbul tomorrow night. A statement released today revealved that the cause stemmed from Gahan's "severe bout of gastroenteritis," commonly known as stomach flu. More

Under the Radar Announces its Spring Issue

New Issue Features Bat For Lashes, Camera Obscura, Doves, The Lonely Island, Depeche Mode, Flight of the Conchords, and much more!

Apr 11, 2009

Under the Radar's Spring Issue will be hitting stands soon. Bat For Lashes' Natasha Khan graces the cover and the issue features an in-depth nine-page interview with Khan that traces the long road to her amazing new album Two Suns. More


Interviews

Jul 17, 2014

For this Throwback Thursday we revisit our 2009 article on Depeche Mode. Read on as Dave Gahan and Andrew Fletcher discusses their 2009 album The Sounds of the Universe, their classic album Violator, their legacy, and Martin Gore's triumph over addiction. More


Reviews

Spirit

Spirit

Columbia

Mar 20, 2017

It's rare for any musician from the '80s to smoothly transfer its appeal past that era without seeming like they're trying too hard to update themselves. The alternative is embracing their '80s-ness to such a degree it's almost pastiche. Depeche Mode has avoided both these pitfalls with a musical and visual style so individual it transcends trends.

Delta Machine

Delta Machine

COLUMBIA

Mar 25, 2013

For a unit that's long been the model of the archetypal studio band, it's no surprise that Depeche Mode's 13th record is another exemplary display of aural wizardry and high production value. More

Depeche Mode and Peter Bjorn and John at the Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA

August 17th, 2009

Aug 17, 2009

Depeche Mode played the first of its two nights at the Hollywood Bowl Sunday night, the British band's first ever performances at the iconic venue. The months leading up to the concert were plagued with show cancellations, due to frontman Dave Gahan's health problems, but Depeche Mode were in fine form, playing a set of crowd-pleasing favorites sprinkled with a few more recent songs, including some from this year's Sounds of the Universe. More

Lollapalooza 2009 Day One Report

August 7th, 2009

Aug 08, 2009

No amount of rain or cloud could've obscured the beauty of Chicago's Grant Park on the first day of Lollapalooza, which despite less than welcoming conditions drew tens of thousands of mostly happy, mostly well-behaved music fans. On day one we caught Fleet Foxes, Crystal Castles, Of Montreal, and Depeche Mode. More

Depeche Mode on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, CA

April 24th, 2009

May 01, 2009

5,000 fans shut down Hollywood Blvd. for a five block stretch smack dab in the middle of the city of angels on a Thursday night just to witness the live spectacle of Depeche Mode racing through a mini set of seven tracks. Making one of their more grandiose promotional stops in support of the newly released Sounds of the Universe, the band’s performance on the late night talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live belied, not only their age, but nearly everyone’s expectations as the black clad trio plus backing band opened the show by tearing into a barn burning performance of the latest single “Wrong” with a ferocity other groups half their age would be lucky to muster on a good night. More