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Martin Gore: MG (Mute)Martin Gore is not an artist who lacks any ability or outlet to express himself. He’s been working as the primary songwriter (and, prior to 2000 or so, the sole writer) and lyricist for Depeche Mode since Vince Clarke’s departure after their 1980...

MG: “Europa Hymn” (MG, Mute 2015)Depeche Mode’s lead songwriter Martin Gore’s first solo album of original material comes out on Mute at the end of April — looking forward to this collection of instrumentals after his collaborations with Vince Clarke as VCMG a few...

Depeche Mode: “Told You So” (Construction Time Again, Mute 1983) Depeche Mode’s third album is one I somehow skipped when I discovered their music. It was only much later that I grew to appreciate these earliest records. But it was on this album that...

Depeche Mode: “Walking In My Shoes (SHREDS)” Hilarious send-up of DM’s live act. :)(Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Depeche Mode: “In-Studio Collage” (Mute 2012) A new one from Depeche Mode from their forthcoming 2013 album. The group just announced a world tour next spring. I am intrigued by the combination of synth sounds and rock n’ roll attitude which has a...