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Fletch accepted The ALS Association ‪#‎IceBucketChallenge‬

Andrew Fletcher was nominated and accepted The ALS Association ‪#‎IceBucketChallenge‬ by his wife Grainne Fletcher. The video was posted today on Andy's Facebook page and I have shared it here for you to check it out. His nominations: Fellow Depeche Mode member Martin L. Gore as well as Mark Crossingham and Matt Cyzer. It's a great organization that's leading the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support. It's...

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Personal Jesus on NBA 2K15 game soundtrack

The world's best selling basketball video game franchise is teaming up with Pharrell Williams to put together a soundtrack for the forthcoming edition of the game that will include "Personal Jesus" from Depeche Mode.  The Grammy winning performer chose 27 tracks for the soundtrack that will also include songs from Lauryn Hill, One Republic,  Snoop Dogg, Lorde, A Tribe Called Quest, Missy Elliott, Junior, Basement Jaxx, Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force, Clipse, Death from Above 1979, No Doubt, Public Enemy, Ratatat, Santigold, The Black Keys, The Rapture, The Strokes, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. ...

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Opien “Lie” Promo

Opien posted up a new edit of a video they recorded last year in Berlin today via their Facebook page. The edit is for the video for "Lie" that features Christian Eigner and Peter Gordeno.  Opien gave a big Thank You to "the amazing Danny Drysdale for delivering these great shots in less than 3 hours!" and then they went on to call Danny a "Champ" for getting this done so quickly.  Good stuff, check it out below! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jm67beSbwFw#t=16

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Christian working with Peter Kruder

The great Peter Kruder of Kruder & Dorfmeister fame (as well as Peace Orchestra and Voom Voom of course) posted two cool videos on his Instagram today that I wanted to share with everyone. Looks like Peter has enlisted long time Depeche Mode/Dave Gahan collaborator Christian Eigner for some drums in the studio. At the moment I'm not sure what project they are working on, but hoping to get more information on it soon. Check out the videos below and try not to drool too hard at the vinyl collection in the studio. ..

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Delta Machine Remixes out now

The Delta Machine remixes EP from Boysnoize Records is out now as an exclusive to Beatport! You've heard the preview of the mixes on Soundcloud via Stereogum and i-D, but now you can buy them for your collection. There was some speculation on what this project was or could be, but it's a two tracker with remixes of "My Little Universe" from Boys Noize and Djedjotronic's take on "Alone".  No info just yet on the Sante' remix for "My Little Universe" that premiered via Clash Music, but we'll let you know if we hear anything. I was hoping it would be included on this EP, but sadly it wasn't. I love...

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