DEPECHE MODE TOURS




Composition Of Sound Tour 1980 > Depeche Mode Tour 1981



Depeche Mode


Name tour:  

Tour 1980-1981


Tour dates:  

Start: 31 May 1980 / End: 25 May 1981


Total executed:  

17 songs


Total show:  

51



DEPECHE MODE:


Dave Gahan:  

lead vocals


Martin Gore:  

synthesizers, backing vocals


Andy Fletcher:  

synthesizers, backing vocals and bass (up until Scamps, xx-06-1980)


Vince Clarke:  

synthesizers, backing vocals, lead vocals (up until Scamps, xx-06-1980), electric guitar (up until Scamps, xx-06-1980)




TOUR SETLIST


SETLIST





01. Television Set


02. The Price Of Love


03. I Like It


04. Tomorrow's Dance


05. Reason Men


06. Ghost Of Modern Times (Addiction или Closer All The Time)


07. Big Muff


08. Ice Machine


09. Dreaming Of Me


10. New Life


11. Photographic


12. Tora! Tora! Tora!


13. I Sometimes Wish I Was Dead


14. Just Can't Get Enough


15. Boys Say Go!






TOUR GREAT BRITAIN


1980



GREAT BRITAIN



31.05 - Basildon (UK) - St. Nicholas School (the first concert Composition of Sound)


14.06 - Basildon (UK) - St. Nicholas School (the debut of Dave Gahan on stage)


21.06 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Alexandra Pub (Club Top Alex)


02.07 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Alexandra Pub (Club Top Alex)


19.07 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Alexandra Pub (Club Top Alex)


21.07 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Alexandra Pub (Club Top Alex)


16.08 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


30.08 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


20.09 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


24.09 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


11.10 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


16.10 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


23.10 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


25.10 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs



Depeche Mode

29.10 - London (UK) - Ronnie Scott's "Rock Nights"(the first concert called Depeche Mode)


30.10 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


08.11 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


12.11 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse (meeting with Daniel Miller)


14.11 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Technical College


29.11 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


10.12 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


18.12 - London (UK) - The Victoria Venue


28.12 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse



1981



03.01 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


06.01 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


11.01 - London (UK) - Hope'N'Anchor


11.01 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Rascals


23.01 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Rascals


01.02 - London (UK) - Moonlight Club


02.02 - Leeds (UK) - Warehouse


03.02 - Sheffield (UK) - Limit Club


09.02 - London (UK) - The Bridgehouse


13.02 - London (UK) - Moonlight Club


14.02 - London (UK) - The Rainbow


16.02 - London (UK) - Cabaret Futura


26.02 - London (UK) - Lyceum


24.03 - London (UK) - Moonlight Club


30.03 - Dartford (UK) - Flicks


02.04 - Southend-On-Sea (UK) - Technical College


04.04 - London (UK) - Themes Boat Trip


11.04 - Rayleigh (UK) - The Crocs


16.04 - Leeds (UK) - Amnesia


23.04 - Birmingham (UK) - Cedar Ballroom


26.04 - London (UK) - Lyceum (Mute Night, Silent Night)


28.04 - Basildon (UK) - Sweeneys (here, an agreement was signed with Sire Records)


30.04 - London (UK) - The Pits


01.05 - London (UK) - Southbank Poly


03.05 - London (UK) - Raquels


09.05 - Cardiff (UK) - Nero's


12.05 - London (UK) - The Victoria Venue


25.05 - Dartford (UK) - Flicks






EXTRA INFORMATION:



24.09.1980 London, Bridgehouse. The thousand-seat bridgehouse remained a mainstay of the band's concert for a long time. This time the group's fee was 15 pounds.


29.10.1980 London, Ronnie Scott "Rock Nights". Boy George in the audience. The first show with the name of the band Depeche Mode. The name was inspired by a French fashion magazine. The Idea Of Dave Gahan.


12.11.1980 London, Bridgehouse. A concert where Daniel Miller (29) catches up with the band. The band plays in front of Fad Gadget.


10.12.1980 London, Bridgehouse. The action followed Stevo (18), offering a "Some Bizzare" collaboration. And Mute Records comes with a 50-50% offer (which is valid for 9 years!) And a guarantee of singles. This evening, the band will also reject a £ 200,000 offer for an important recording agreement against Daniel's offer.


14.02.1981 London, The Rainbow. "People's Palace" event series, the band plays in front of Ultravox. The performance fee is now £ 50.


20.02.1981 "Dreaming Of Me" - single release. The band's first appearance at Mute Records, which in reality covers the collaboration of Daniel Miller - Rod Buckle - Neil Ferris. The handshake agreement is recorded in a one-card document before the end of the year, mainly due to foreign publishing rights.


26.04.1981 London, Lyceum. Mute Records festival "Mute Night, Silent Night". There are 4 bands playing at the first Mute Festival in the Lyceum of 2,000 people.


28.04.1981 Basildon, Sweeney's. Seymour Stein, the American Sire Records (Warner Bros). he's flying over from New York to offer the band a contract to North America. In the course of the evening, the band will conclude a 5-album contract.





PHOTO


Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode




discussion tour



1980 | 1981




Depeche Mode


Depeche Mode  Depeche Mode

"Songs in the key of space"

2020 | www.depmode.com