Depeche Mode Confirms Return to North America with THE DELTA MACHINE WORLD TOUR

  Depeche Mode Confirms Return to North America with THE DELTA MACHINE WORLD

Pre-order or Purchase Depeche Mode's New Album Delta Machine on By
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LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2013

LOS ANGELES, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Depeche Mode, one of modern
music's most influential groups with album sales in excess of 100 million,
will bring THE DELTA MACHINE WORLD TOUR to North America this summer. As
pioneers of the post-punk era and the most popular electronic band of
all-time, they continue to draw legions of loyal fans to arenas and stadiums
around the world to experience their once-in-a-lifetime performances. Depeche
Mode will kick off their tour on August 22nd at the DTE Energy Music Theatre
in Detroit with shows scheduled through October 8th at the Desert Sky Pavilion
in Phoenix, AZ. Tickets go on sale to the public on Saturday, April 6th on

"I'm really looking forward to getting out there and performing. There are so
many die hard Depeche Mode fans who have been with us every step of this
journey that I can't wait to see. I also hope that we gain some new fans with
the release ofDeltaMachine, and I look forward to exposing them to a great
Depeche Mode live performance," said Dave Gahan.

Martin Gore added, "I enjoy being in front of an audience because our songs
really take on a life of their own when performed live. When we're performing,
the stage almost becomes a mirror for the people who have been there since the
beginning, and we become a reflection of our audience. I'm looking forward to
this tour for that very reason."

The band will make a rare U.S. television appearance tonight on "The Late Show
with David Letterman" which will be preceded by a "Live On Letterman"
multi-song set webcast on and VEVO,Monday, March 11(8:00 PM, ET/5:00
PM, PT).VEVO, the world's leading all-premium music video and entertainment
platform, is an official media partner of The Delta Machine Tour in North

Delta Machine, Depeche Mode's highly anticipated 13th studio album is
scheduled for global release by Columbia Records on March 26th. 


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    April 1st at 10 AM local time through Citi's Private Pass® Program. For
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    While supplies last eligible fans who pre-order or purchase Depeche Mode's
    new album Delta Machine on or before April 1, 2013 on will
    receive a unique presale code good for early access to purchase up to two
    tickets for their upcoming North American tour. Early access using the
    presale codes is available between Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10 AM local
    time and Friday, April 5, 2013 at 10PM local time. Please note concert
    tickets and presale codes are subject to availability and the presale code
    does not guarantee tickets to the concert or price level of your choice.

    Beginning today, fans can RSVP to the Facebook presale by clicking here or
    visiting access to presale tickets
    beginning Thursday, April 4th, at 10 AM local time.

    Live Nation mobile appusers will have access to presale tickets on
    Friday, April 5th at 10 AM. Mobile users can text "LNAPP" to 404040 to
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All presales end at 10 PM local time on Friday, April 5th.

Prior to coming to North America, Depeche Mode will begin their European
stadium tour in Tel Aviv's Hayarkon Park on May 7^th. They will perform 37
shows in 25 European countries, featuring appearances at Milan's famed San
Siro Stadium, the Stade De France in Paris, and Moscow's Locomotive Stadium
before wrapping up the European leg of their tour in Minsk, Belarus on July


Thursday, Aug. 22  Detroit, MI       DTE Energy Music Theatre
Saturday, Aug. 24  Chicago, IL       First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Tuesday, Aug. 27   St. Paul, MN     Minnesota State Fair**
Sunday, Sep. 1     Toronto, ON       Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
Tuesday, Sep. 3     Montreal, QB      Bell Centre
Friday, Sep. 6     Brooklyn, NY      Barclays Center
Sunday, Sep. 8      Wantagh, NY       Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Tuesday, Sep. 10    Washington DC     Jiffy Lube Live
Thursday, Sep. 12   Atlanta, GA       Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood
Saturday, Sep. 14   Tampa, FL         Live Nation Amphitheatre at the Florida
                                      State Fairgrounds
Sunday, Sep. 15     Ft Lauderdale, FL BB&T Center
Wednesday, Sep. 18 Houston, TX       Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Friday, Sep. 20     Dallas, TX        Gexa Energy Pavilion
Sunday, Sep. 22     San Diego, CA     Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Tuesday, Sep. 24    Santa Barbara, CA Santa Barbara Bowl
Thursday, Sep. 26   Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
Saturday, Sep. 28   Los Angeles, CA   STAPLES Center
Sunday, Sep. 29     Los Angeles, CA   STAPLES Center
Tuesday, Oct. 8     Phoenix, AZ       Desert Sky Pavilion

** Minneapolis is not part of the Amazon presale opportunity.

All dates subject to change.

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