Anytime there is a concert-related release featuring Depeche Mode, that is cause for celebration among fans of the electro-rock pioneers.
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‘Tour of the Universe – Live In Barcelona’
DVD, Blu-ray & Deluxe Edition to be released Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Extensive DVD package to feature a host of content including bonus tracks recorded at the group’s concerts in Barcelona, a tour documentary ‘Inside The Universe,’ performances filmed at rehearsals in New York & Anton Corbijn's specially created 'screen films'
On November 9, 2010, Depeche Mode will release Tour Of The Universe - Live In Barcelona (Capitol), a live DVD of two recent performances in Spain from their most recent world tour. This spectacular and extensive DVD package will feature 21 tracks recorded over two sold out nights at the Palau St Jordi in Barcelona, Spain on November 20th and 21st 2009. These concerts were part of Depeche Mode's acclaimed Tour Of The Universe, which saw Dave Gahan, Martin Gore and Andrew 'Fletch' Fletcher playing 102 shows across 40 countries to over 2.7 million people. Their epic trip across the globe was one of the most successful tours of recent history and saw the group performing an array of stunning material, spanning their impressive 30 year history. In addition to the DVD package, the deluxe and blu-ray editions will be released the same day. Both the deluxe edition and the blu-ray will be available exclusively at Amazon.com.
The Tour of the Universe – Live In Barcelona collection comes with a host of exclusive content, including four bonus tracks recorded across the band’s two nights in Barcelona, a tour documentary entitled Inside The Universe, two live tracks filmed at tour rehearsals in New York, as well as Anton Corbijn's specially created 'screen films' for seven tracks plus further bonus montages created from the on-stage screens. The package also includes the four music videos released by the group off of their acclaimed Sounds Of The Universe album, including the GRAMMY nominated video “Wrong,” directed by Patrick Daughters. For a sneak peek of the DVD fans can log on to www.depechemode.com.
’Tour of the Universe – Live In Barcelona’ comes in three formats:
Super deluxe 4-disc version (2xDVD, 2xCD):
DVD1 (a 21 track live performance plus four bonus tracks)
DVD2 (extra bonus content including documentary and promo videos)
2 x CD (audio of the 21 tracks from DVD1)
Deluxe version (1 x DVD, 2 x CD):
Contains DVD1 and the two audio CDs
Blu-ray (2x Blu-ray discs)
Tour Of The Universe Barcelona
November 20 & 21, 2009
1. In Chains
3. Hole To Feed
4. Walking In My Shoes
5. It's No Good
6. A Question Of Time
8. Fly On The Windscreen
11. Come Back
12. Policy Of Truth
13. In Your Room
14. I Feel You
15. Enjoy The Silence
16. Never Let Me Down Again
17. Dressed In Black
19. Behind The Wheel
20. Personal Jesus
21. Waiting For The Night
World In My Eyes
Sister Of Night
Miles Away / The Truth Is
Inside The Universe
Tour Of The Universe / Screens
Walking In My Shoes
Policy Of Truth
Enjoy The Silence
Tour Of The Universe / Rehearsals
Walking In My Shoes
Hole To Feed
Behind The Wheel
Never Let Me Down Again
Sounds Of The Universe - Videos
Hole To Feed
Depeche Mode belongs to a select premiere league of super groups who have survived from the early 1980s with their ideals, creative vision and core members intact. Formed in 1981, Depeche Mode – Martin Gore, Dave Gahan and Andy ‘Fletch’ Fletcher – continue to win critical and commercial acclaim across the world both in the studio and on the road. All of the band’s 11 studio albums have reached the Top Ten in not only the UK and USA but 20 plus countries around the world including Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Switzerland, and Belgium. All told the band has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide.
For more information please go to www.depechemode.com.