Depeche Mode Portland Tickets
Depeche Mode is one of the biggest names in progressive music. Considered one of the pioneers of electronic rock, the band popularized the use of electronic elements in conventional rock music. During the 1980s and early 90s, Depeche Mode was one of the biggest bands on the planet and they were selling out arenas all over the world. The rock icons have recently announced the release of their fourteenth studio album, Spirit, and a national tour to support it. As part of the tour, they will stop at the Moda Center at the Rose Quarter in Portland and you can watch the show live by getting Depeche Mode Portland tickets.
Formed in 1980 in Essex, England, Depeche Mode is a Grammy nominated band which has influenced multiple artists. Over the course of the band’s history, they have sold millions of albums worldwide and have established themselves as one of the biggest music acts to emerge from the UK.
Depeche Mode was formed as a quartet in 1980. The founding members included Andy Fletcher, Dave Gahan, Martin Gore and Vince Clarke. Clarke left the band after recording a single album and was replaced by Alan Wilder. The group’s new lineup remained the same for thirteen years. During this time, Depeche Mode produced their best work. In 1995, Wilder left the group and the band has remained a trio ever since.
During their career, the band has released fourteen studio albums, seven live albums and ten compilation albums. Their most successful album to date has been 1990’s Violator, which has been certified triple platinum in the US and platinum in Germany, Switzerland and Sweden.
Depeche Mode’s latest album, Spirit, is scheduled for release in March 2017. The album will be their fourteenth studio recording and band members have announced the Global Spirit Tour in support of it. One of the tour’s stops is the Moda Center at the Rose Quarter in Portland. To catch the band’s concert live, get Depeche Mode Portland tickets today.