Anniversary Albums – DEPECHE MODE Released Massive ‘MUSIC FOR THE MASSES’ 30 Years Ago…

Going back in sonic history…

27 September 2017


Album: MUSIC FOR THE MASSES – their sixth LP

Released: 27 September 1987 – 30 years ago

All Music wrote: “Initially the title must have sounded like an incredibly pretentious boast, except that Depeche Mode then went on to do a monstrous world tour, score even more hits in America and elsewhere than ever before, and pick up a large number of name checks from emerging house and techno artists on top of all that. This album makes Depeche Mode’s massive success perfectly clear…”

Turn Up The Volume!: syas: This record clarifies what they meant with pop
earworm ‘I Just Can’t Get Enough’ – indeed, they wanted the world and they got it.

Three Top tracks: Never Let Me Down Again / Strangelove / Behind The Wheel…

* NEVER LET ME DOWN AGAIN made them stars in America

* STRANGELOVE“I give in to sin because you have to make this life liveable”

* BEHIND THE WHEELdance floor filler

Still massive today…

DEPECHE MODE: Website – Facebook – Discography

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