DEPECHE MODE TOURS




Depeche Mode 'Construction Tour' 1983 - 1984



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Name tour:  

Construction Tour


Tour dates:  

Start: 07 September 1983 / End: 02 June 1984


Total executed:  

19 songs


Total show:  

48



DEPECHE MODE:


Dave Gahan:  

lead vocals


Martin Gore:  

Yamaha DX7, E-mu Systems Emulator, guitar, melodica, recorder, Star Instruments Synare III, metal pipes, lead and backing vocals


Andy Fletcher:  

Oberheim OB-8, Star Instruments Synare III, bikewheel, backing vocals


Alan Wilder:  

Roland Jupiter 8, Octave Plateau Voyetra 8,Star Instruments Synare III, corrugated iron, backing vocals




TOUR SETLIST


SETLIST



01. Intro - Everything Counts (Reprise)


02. Everything Counts


03. Now This Is Fun


04. Two Minute Warning


05. Shame


06. See You


07. Get The Balance Right!


08. Love, In Itself


09. Pipeline


* Big Muff (05.03 - 10.03)


10. The Landscape Is Changing


11. And Then...


12. Photographic


13. Told You So


14. New Life


15. More Than a Party


16. The Meaning of Love


17. Just Can't Get Enough


18. Boys Say Go!


19. Outro - People Are People (Sound track from the tape recorder) (05.03 - 10.03)


02.06 - Ludwigshafen (West Germany) - Südwest Stadion



01. Intro - Everything Counts (Reprise)


02. Everything Counts


03. Now, This Is Fun


04. Two Minute Warning


05. Shame


06. Get The Balance Right!


07. People Are People


08. And Then...


09. Photographic


10. Told You So


11. New Life


12. More Than A Party






TOUR GREAT BRITAIN and IRELAND


1983



GREAT BRITAIN and IRELAND



07.09 - Hitchin (Ireland) - Regal


09.09 - Dublin (Ireland) - SFX City Theatre


10.09 - Belfast (UK) - Ulster Hall


12.09 - Bristol (UK) - Colston Hall


13.09 - Brighton (UK) - Brighton Dome


14.09 - Southampton (UK) - Gaumont Empire


15.09 - Coventry (UK) - Apollo


16.09 - Sheffield (UK) - City Hall


18.09 - Aberdeen (UK) - Capitol


19.09 - Edinburgh (UK) - Playhouse


20.09 - Glasgow (UK) - Tiffany's


21.09 - Newcastle (UK) - City Hall


23.09 - Liverpool (UK) - Empire Theatre


24.09 - Manchester (UK) - Apollo


25.09 - Nottingham (UK) - Royal Concert Hall


26.09 - Hanley (UK) - Victoria Hall


28.09 - Birmingham (UK) - Odeon Theatre


30.09 - Cardiff (UK) - St David's Hall


01.10 - Oxford (UK) - Apollo Theatre


03.10 - Portsmouth (UK) - Guildhall


06.10 - London (UK) - Hammersmith Odeon


07.10 - London (UK) - Hammersmith Odeon


08.10 - London (UK) - Hammersmith Odeon





TOUR EUROPA


EUROPA (part one)



01.12 - Stockholm (Sweden) - Draken Theatre


02.12 - Copenhagen (Denmark) - Saga Rockteater


03.12 - Lund (Denmark) - Akademiska Föreningen


05.12 - Antwerp (Belgium) - Hof Ter Lo


06.12 - Amsterdam (Netherlands) - Paradiso Theatre


08.12 - West Berlin (West Germany) - Deutschlandhalle


10.12 - Mannheim (West Germany) - Musenaal


11.12 - Saarbrücken (West Germany) - Universität


12.12 - Sindelfingen (West Germany) - Ausstellungshalle


13.12 - Neu-Isenburg (West Germany) - Hugenottenhalle


15.12 - Cologne (West Germany) - Sartory Saal


16.12 - Düsseldorf (West Germany) - Philipshalle


17.12 - Borken (West Germany) - Stadthalle Vennehof


19.12 - Münster (West Germany) - Münsterlandhalle


20.12 - Bremen (West Germany) - Stadthalle


21.12 - Hamburg (West Germany) - Musikhalle


22.12 - Hamburg (West Germany) - Musikhalle


23.12 - Hamburg (West Germany) - Musikhalle





TOUR GREAT BRITAIN


1984



GREAT BRITAIN



03.02. - Birmingham (UK) - Odeon Theatre





TOUR EUROPA


EUROPA (part two)



05.03 - Bologna (Italy) - Teatro Tenda


06.03 - Milan (Italy) - Teatro Orfeo


08.03 - Venice (Italy) - Pacha Club


09.03 - Barcelona (Spain) - Studio 54


10.03 - Madrid (Spain) - Universidad Politécnica


02.06 - Ludwigshafen (West Germany) - Südwest Stadion






EXTRA INFORMATION:



06.10.1983 London, Hammersmith Odeon. Triple concert, 15,000 people. On the third evening, BBC-Radio-FM "In Concert" recording - almost the entire concert will be broadcast on October 15, 1983. Only two songs are not broadcast.


06.12.1983 Amsterdam, Paradiso Theatre. The full show, broadcast on Dutch radio VPRO-FM and an interview that will air in 1984 on April 11.


08.12.1983 Berlin, Deutschlandhalle. The band will perform a solo concert for the first time for an audience of 8,000 people.


21.12.1983 Hamburg, Musikhalle. With a triple concert, there will be an audience of 6,000 on this stage of the European Tour.


03.02.1984 Birmingham, Odeon Theatre. Full show, numerous TV broadcasts - "On The Road" and comprehensive tour interviews.


06.03.1984 Milan, Teatro Orfeo. Full show, broadcast Italian Radio Popolare FM radio.


02.06.1984 Ludwigshafen, Südwest Stadion. Depeche Mode plays for the first time in front of 40,000 people. Elton John the headliner. Seven songs are broadcast on French Europe 1 FM radio.





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