If you’ve ever spent any time in Germany, you’ll know that they really like Depeche Mode over there. Absolutely love them. There’s a whole raft of bands who sound a lot like them. Which, for a band who the UK still like to regard as purveyors of slightly naff plinky plonky pop, is quite impressive.
The latest Playlist for stowaways is a tribute to Depeche Mode – acts inspired by them, related to them, or who just sound a little bit like them.
It’s online now, located here. Here are the tracks that make it up:
- Dave Gahan – I Need You (Radio Mix)
- Mesh – From This Height (Pocket Orchestra Remix)
- Bomb the Bass – Winter in July (7″)
- Duran Duran – Out of My Mind (Perfecto Mix)
- Front Line Assembly – Everything Must Perish
- Martin L. Gore – In a Manner of Speaking
- Lindum & Lindum – Waiting for the Night
- Wolfsheim – Kein Zurück
- Recoil – Jezebel
- De/Vision – Dress Me When I Bleed
- Camouflage – Love is a Shield (Single Version)
- The Clarke and Ware Experiment – Wilderness/Turbulence
- Soulsavers – Longest Day