Category Archives: Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode: Live at London Stadium

I doubted Depeche Mode in my last outing here. Just call me Thomas. Yeah yeah, I know.. Their comeback single, ‘Where’s The Revolution?’ was topical, pointed, angry even. To my ears it was, and remains, a fairly middling piece of … Continue reading

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Where’s The Revolution?

“Where’s The Revolution?” This is the question posed by Depeche Mode on their new single, ahead of album #14, Spirit. In truth, having heard this track, it’s also the question long time Devotees might be asking the band. New producer, … Continue reading

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Depeche Mode Live at the O2

If you can’t break a 6 month long blogging hiatus when your favourite band play their first London show in three years, then I don’t know when you can. I had previously stalled on writing a review of Depeche Mode’s 13th … Continue reading

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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

It’s hard to say goodbye, isn’t it? Most of you reading this will probably know that my footballing allegiance lies in the red and white half of north London, the better half. And so I’m thinking today, mainly, about the … Continue reading

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Barry Adamson, King Of Limbs and Football

Jo and I were in bed the other night- easy, it’s not like that!- and we were listening to Barry Adamson’s Stranger On The Sofa. I quite like Barry’s work actually. Knowing he was one of the Bad Seeds, I decided to check … Continue reading

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Blu-rays, Depeche Mode and dreams..

Since I bought a PS3 at Christmas time last year, I’ve kind of resisted the urge to splurge on Blu Rays and PS3 games. The games I have bought are generally the games that I bought for my PS2, but … Continue reading

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Violator: Depeche Mode

I think, if you read Monday’s blog containing three album reviews and several mentions of a certain band from Basildon, Essex, then you’ll agree that this is a blog that very much needs to get out of my system. Having … Continue reading

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It’s No Good: Depeche Mode

On the subject of musical discoveries, which is clearly what this blog is all about, one of my most treasured ones is the band that have been trading under the name Depeche Mode for thirty years. They are the Rolling … Continue reading

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