Depeche Mode (Band)

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Depeche Mode
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Depeche Mode are an English electronic band that formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex. The group's original line-up consisted of Dave Gahan (lead vocals, occasional songwriter since 2005), Martin Gore (keyboards, guitar, vocals, main songwriter after 1981), Andy Fletcher (keyboards), and Vince Clarke (keyboards, main songwriter from 1980 to 1981). Depeche Mode released their debut album in 1981, Speak & Spell, bringing the band onto the British new wave scene. Clarke left the band after the release of the album, leaving the band as a trio to record A Broken Frame, released the following year. Gore took over lead songwriting duties and, later in 1982, Alan Wilder (keyboards, drums, occasional songwriter) officially joined the band to fill Clarke's spot, establishing a line up that would continue for the next thirteen years. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 222 photos, 1 photo album, 8 magazines, 80 lists, 1,128 albums, 4,009 songs, 2 awards, 141 film credits, 4 news stories, and key facts about Depeche Mode!

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Depeche Mode is a member of the following lists: Columbia Records artists, Brit Award winners, MTV Europe Music Awards winners, Warner Music Group artists, People from Basildon, 1980s music groups, 1990s music groups, 2000s music groups, Musical quartets and Musical trios.

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Band Members


141 Credits »
2009 Depeche Mode: Wrong -
1983 Off the Record -
1991 Obsession from the Depths of the Unconscious -
2016 Final Score -
2016 The Brontes at the BBC -
2016 Out of Vienna -
2015 Pop Gold -
2015 Super League on Sky Sports -
2014 Electric Slide -
2014 White Bird in a Blizzard -
2014 Ochéntame... otra vez -


4,009 Songs »
1 Enjoy The Silence 2017
2 Precious 2017
3 Just Can't Get Enough 2017
4 Strangelove 2017
5 Policy of Truth 2017
6 Never Let Me Down Again 2017
7 It's No Good 2001
8 Dream On 2017
9 People are People 2017
10 World in My Eyes 2017
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)


2 Awards »
Nominated for 2 Awards

In The News

4 Stories »


80 Lists »
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