Dave appears in H&M ad campaign // posted September 1st, 2004
Dave will be appearing in an ad campaign for H&M. To see the image that the company will be using, simply click on the "buddy icon sized" thumbnail to see the full image.
Also available is a wallpaper sized image (1024x768 only - sorry).
Sigur Rós on Tour Documentary // posted May 24th, 2004
Dave is due to be featured (interview) in the "Sigur Rós on Tour" documentary. You can visit the Lortur web site to view the trailer. David appears approximately halfway through the trailer clip. Dave was filmed backstage at his June 29th, 2003 Glastonbury appearance.
Tony Hawk Pro Skater // posted March 31st, 2004 (updated April 1st, 2004)
Neversoft (the creators of Tony Hawk Pro Skater) have confirmed that Dave will be a hidden character in the next installment of their Tony Hawk video game series. While we have not secured any details on how to unlock Dave's character at this time, Neversoft did send us a screen shot of Dave's character screen!
April 1st update: APRIL FOOLS! We hope you enjoyed the prank. We apologize to the fans of the Tony Hawk video games who really hoped this was a true story.
"Live Monsters" - New York DVD screening // posted February 27th, 2004
As part of the Regal "One Night Only(tm)" screenings, "Live Monsters" will be projected on 30 screens across the United States. However, if you are at the New York screening, you get an extra bonus - Dave himself! Dave is scheduled to be at the UA Union Square Stadium 14 on Monday night. Afterwards, he will be signing copies of his new DVD (inlay) at the Virgin Megastore Union Square. See the next news item for all details on the Virgin signing.
"Live Monsters" - New York signing // posted February 27th, 2004
Virgin MegaStore (Union Square) will be host to a special in-store from David on Monday, March 1st (at 9 pm). From their web site:
"To celebrate Dave Gahan's new DVD, Live Monsters, the lead singer of Depeche Mode will be at the Union Square Megastore. To meet Dave and get your DVD signed, simply pre-purchase a copy of it starting Fri 2/27 at 9am. You'll then get a wristband and gift card for the DVD (which comes out on Tue 3/2). Then return to the store at 9pm on 3/1. Since the DVD isn't officially out until the next day, you'll receive a DVD booklet for the actual signing."
"A Little Piece" - Digital Download // posted February 9th, 2004
"A Little Piece" - taken from the forthcoming live DVD "Live Monsters" (Mute) - is Dave's new single, and is available only as an exclusive digital download.
In addition to the MP3 single, you will also receive a high res version of the artwork (cover and disc images, in PDF format), as well as a previously unpublished photo (high res jpeg) of Dave.
To buy your copy, simply click here.
NOTE: This link takes you to an external site. If you have any problems with buying the MP3 package, please contact MetaCharge via the support link at the bottom of the popup window.
"Live Monsters" - micro-site // posted February 9th, 2004
The "Live Monsters" micro-site has now launched. Check out all the details on the new live DVD from Dave. Also keep checking back for exclusive wallpaper images, buddy icons, e-cards, and video clips from the DVD!
Live Monsters // posted January 23rd, 2004
Check out the press release for the forthcoming live DVD, "Live Monsters". A microsite, with video clips and much more, will be coming soon.
Holiday Greetings // posted December 24th, 2003
Dave, along with Martin and Fletch, have recorded a special Holiday Greeting.
Click the links below to view the clip (available over at the depeche mode dot com archives):
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Bottle Living Contest // posted November 20th, 2003 (updated December 16th)
Mute Germany have created a special edition of the "Bottle Living" single. This special CD single, limited to 6,000 copies, is part of the new "Pock-It" CD series. Already hard to find, we have 25 of the CD's to give away!
Want to win one of these CD's? Answer the trivia question below for your chance to win!
The contest has ended. Thanks to all who entered. The winners will be notified shortly via email.
A Special Guest // posted November 10th, 2003
At Dave's recent London show (October 29th, Carling Hammersmith Apollo), in attendance was none other than Mr. Alan Wilder. Sadly, we didn't get a picture.
Music Choice® & DirecTV live concert special / Bottle Living U.S. Release // posted October 15th, 2003 (updated November 3rd)
Music Choice® will be airing a 60 minute live concert special (between October 27th, and November 9th), recorded during the first leg of the "Paper Monsters" tour, in Paris. DirecTV is also airing the special concert every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the month of November, on channel 103.
MusicChoice has a small press release regarding the broadcast.
On the Releases page, you will see the partial U.S. track listing for the "Bottle Living" / "Hold On" single (out November 4th). We also have a U.S. press release regarding the upcoming single.
And talking of the "Bottle Living" single, we have a small info page up regaarding the creation of this breakthrough video.
Martin Goes To See Dave // posted August 28th, 2003
If any of you were at the first night of Dave's show in Los Angeles, and you thought you saw Martin Gore in the crowd, you were not seeing things. Mr. Gore attended the entire show, and was also spotted talking to some of the people in the crowd.
Dave on Jimmy Kimmel Live // posted August 8th, 2003
Dave will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live (USA) on Wednesday, August 20th (12:05 am). He will be doing two songs! Be sure to tune in.
Dave on MTV2 // posted August 1st, 2003
Tune into MTV2 (USA) tonight to see Dave host "Subterranean". The air times are as follows:
Friday, August 1st at 12am EST/9pm PST
Sunday, August 3rd at 1am EST/10pm PST
Tuesday, August 5th at 2:30am EST/11:30pm PST
Dave Live Clips on MTV.COM // posted August 1st, 2003
Go check out MTV (USA) for three streaming live performances (Bitter Apple, Dirty Sticky Floors and Hidden Houses) from the Roskilde Festival (in RealVideo and RealAudio).
Channel 104.9 - Up Close With Dave Gahan // posted August 1st, 2003
Channel 104.9 - San Francisco will be having a special private concert for Channel 104.9 listeners at the Expression Center for New Media on August 17th.
Appearances // posted July 16th, 2003 (Updated July 23rd)
We now have a tentative line-up of appearances that Dave will be doing during the North American leg of his solo tour. They are as follows:
NEW YORK // posted July 24th
A three song acoustic performance, and a signing (6:00pm to 7:30pm)
CHICAGO // posted July 31st
WTMX (After Five Live)
A 20 minute acoustic performance at the House Of Blues, for WTMX
DALLAS // posted August 7th (corrected)
3707 Lemmon Ave
A signing (from 4:00pm to 5:00pm)
Dave On Radio 2 // posted July 17th, 2003
Dave will be on BBC Radio 2 tonight with Mark Goodier at 10:30 pm (London time / 5:30 pm EST / 2:30 pm PST). To hear the show live, click here or here. A copy will hopefully be available on the site a few days after the broadcast.
Publishing Deal // posted July 16th, 2003
Dave Gahan has recently signed to Universal Music Publishing, as a writer. This does not affect his relationship with Mute Records or Depeche Mode.
Reprise Contest! // posted July 8th, 2003
Go to The Reprise Records Web Site now, and enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets for most of the North American shows! Note that winners will be chosen a week before each show.
Flaunt Magazine // posted July 8th, 2003
Be sure to check out the July 2003 (issue #45) edition of Flaunt Magazine. It features a one page interview with Dave, as well as some new pictures (which you also see pop up randomly at the top of every page).
Italian Interview // posted July 8th, 2003
For our Italian visitors, an interview with Dave recorded at the Heineken Jammin Festival will be broadcasted on July 15th (tv: LA7 - program: ALL ACCESS).
Contest! // posted July 4th, 2003 (updated July 8th, 2003)
This is a very quick contest. On Thursday, July 10th, Dave will be having a concert at Shepherds Bush Empire. We have two pairs of tickets to give away to the show. Besides the tickets, you also get to go to the meet & greet!
UPDATE: Congratulations to Justin Hyatt and Gavin Walden!
Contest! // posted June 12th, 2003 (updated July 4th, 2003)
Dave hand-wrote the lyrics that flash at the top of each page of this web site. While he sat down and wrote out those specific site lyric lines, he also wrote down the lyrics to "A Little Piece" and "Black And Blue Again" (complete with an autograph at the bottom of each page). These two handwritten pages are now available to you, if you win the contest!
Two winners have been picked, and will be notified shortly. Thanks to all who participated.
ZTV Sweden Broadcast // posted June 12th, 2003
ZTV Sweden (link is in Swedish) is broadcasting part of David's set from the Hultsfred Festival on June 14th. If you can pick up ZTV, check it out! Thanks to Peter for the translation.
Guest Vocals On Junkie XL Album // posted June 12th, 2003
In case you haven't heard about it, Dave contributed vocals to the song "Reload" on the new Junkie XL album, "Radio JXL Broadcast From The Computer Hell Cabin" (released on Roadrunner Records UK - no US release). If you have the latest Flash Player installed (sorry), you can check out Dave's entire track via a streaming audio e-card on the Junkie XL web site. His track, again, is "Reload" (track 4 on the "3pm" disc). To play the track (when in the Flash player on the Junkie XL site), you must click "music" on the bottom row of links, then click "4. Reload".
German Show Broadcast // posted June 6th, 2003
If you can pick up German television, you might want to check out Rockpalast (Germany). They have information regarding the June 7th WDR-Fernsehen TV broadcast of David's "Rock Am Ring" festival performance.
VH1 Interview // posted June 6th, 2003
VH1 has an interview with David on their site.
Paris Autograph Signing // posted May 23rd, 2003
Virgin Megastore Paris will be having an autograph signing for David's "Paper Monsters" album. It will be at the Virgin Megastore Champs Elysee, On June 4th, from 1pm to 3pm.
Dirty Sticky Video On QTV // posted May 23rd, 2003
For UK people, the video for Dirty Sticky Floors is on rotation at QTV. if you want to vote to see the video, call the number below:
QTV - 09067 533 455
Dirty Sticky Floors is video number 215
Dirty Sticky Slipcase // posted May 13th, 2003
If you are a UK resident (sorry to those outside of the UK), you can get your hands on a very cool collectible slipcase, which holds the CD, LCD and DVD singles of "Dirty Sticky Floors". If you would like your free slipcase, simply go here, and enter your postal address. It's as simple as that.
Note: This, again, is a UK only offer. Mute UK is handling this, so please do not email the webmaster. Thank you.
Dirty Sticky Floors - UK e-Card // posted May 13th, 2003
Click here to check out the e-Card for "Dirty Sticky Floors. Feel free to email it to all of your friends.
David's Birthday // posted May 9th, 2003 (updated May 10th)
Today is David's 41st birthday!
Want to send Dave a happy birthday greeting? Use the form below. We will print out the submissions, and pass them along to Dave.
* We are only taking submissions today, so hurry and send Dave a greeting now! This form will be gone on Saturday.
* We advise you type your greeting in a text editor, and then copy/paste it into the proper field.
* Please, only one entry per household.
UPDATE - Thanks to all who sent in their birthday wishes.
Q Magazine // posted May 9th, 2003
David has a four page spread in the latest issue of UK music magazine Q. Another point of interest is the CD that comes with the magazine, which has the track "Bottle Living" on it, from the forthcoming "Paper Monsters" album!
Dirty Sticky Floors Cover // posted April 21st, 2003
Visit our Releases section to check out the front cover to "Dirty Sticky Floors"!
Exclusive Interview // posted April 21st, 2003
The webmaster had a chance to sit down and interview David a few weeks back (as seen in the video teaser clip in our Video area. You can now read the full transcript of the interview by clicking here.
Album Cover // posted March 5th, 2003
Visit our Releases section to check out the front cover to "Paper Monsters"!
Long Biography Press Release // posted February 26th, 2003
Read the Press Release for the forthcoming album "Paper Monsters".