Video: Depeche Mode – “Soothe My Soul”

Dave Gahan is a kind of peeping tom in Depeche Mode‘s black and white video for “Soothe My Soul,” my second favorite track on Delta Machine after “Soft Touch/Raw Nerve.”

Not exactly a Norman Bates peeper (watch Bates Motel now, if you haven’t, it’s really not bad), seeing that that model keeps flashing her bellybutton and naked tatas at him… Continue reading “Video: Depeche Mode – “Soothe My Soul””

Video: Depeche Mode – “Heaven”

Counting their latest, the bluesy Delta Machine (out March 26), Depeche Mode has released 13 albums since 1981. Their music videos counter is up to 58.

I’m not sure if “Heaven” is number 58 or 59, but it inspired by The Tree of Life and filmed in New Orleans (which explains all the masks and bones).  Continue reading “Video: Depeche Mode – “Heaven””

U2’s ‘Achtung Baby’ Covers Album

This November 19th will mark the date of the the 20th anniversary of U2‘s seventh album, Achtung Baby, originally released in 1991.

A lavish 6 CD box set including a documentary by Davis Guggenheim, unreleased songs such as b-sides and remixes and even some cover songs, will likely release on October 31, 2011.

Four versions of the set will launch – the Uber Deluxe Edition, Super Deluxe Edition, Vinyl Box Set, and regular Deluxe Edition.

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