Depeche Mode Santa Barbara Tickets
Depeche Mode is one of the most iconic bands to have emerged from the UK. The group was responsible for popularizing the new wave of electronic music which came to the US during the 1980s. Depeche Mode recently released a new album in March 2017. Titled Spirit, the album peaked at number one on the Top Rock Albums chart and has been receiving rave reviews from critics. The band is currently on tour to support the album and their next stop is the Santa Barbara Bowl. To catch them live in concert there, get Depeche Mode Santa Barbara CA tickets today.
Depeche Mode was founded in 1980 by Andy Fletcher, Dave Gahan, Vince Clarke and Martin Gore. Clarke quit after recording the group’s debut album and Alan Wilder replaced him in the lineup. The new incarnation of the band remained together for thirteen years before Wilder left in 1995. Since then, the band has remained a trio.
Awards and Honors
Depeche Mode made a name for themselves by releasing ground breaking albums like Black Celebration, Music for the Masses and Violator. The band has been nominated for five Grammy Awards but is yet to win the honor. However, their resume includes a MTV Europe Music Award, a Brit Award and the Ivor Novello Award. Depeche Mode were included by Q Magazine in its list of 50 Bands Which Changed The World and they were placed at number 98 by VH1 on its list of Greatest Artists of All Time.
The band’s fourteenth studio album, Spirit, was released in March 2017. Released by Columbia Records, the album’s arrival was preceded by the single “Where’s the Revolution”. The album debuted at number five on the UK Albums Chart and peaked at number five on the Billboard 200 as well. This became the band’s seventeenth top-ten album in their native UK. The album peaked at number one on Billboard’s Alternative Albums and Top Rock Albums charts.
Depeche Mode are now setting off on tour to promote the album and their next stop is the Santa Barbara Bowl. To catch the band live in concert, get Depeche Mode Santa Barbara CA tickets today.