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REVIEW: Isle of White Festival, 2018 – The Golden Anniversary!!

Unprecedented hot weather meant that Isle of Wight truly turned Golden in celebration of its 50th Anniversary. Without a Glastonbury this year #IOW50 was ‘the’ event to be at in 2018 and could seriously make Glasto returners think again next year. I love that moment in the build-up to the Isle of Wight festival when you get on the ferry and leave the mainland behind, it feels like you are… Keep Reading

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Isle of Wight Festival Weekend Tickets Sold Out!

Probably not a surprise really with the line up Isle of Wight have put on for their 50th Anniversary celebrations but unfortunately it’s now too late to get a weekend ticket as they have all sold out. There are other options though, with Sky TV broadcasts and a handful of limited day tickets still available. Flick of the Finger Magazine will be bringing you all the action from the whole weekend… Keep Reading

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Isle of Wight Festival – The Golden Music Event of the Year!

What’s all the fuss about? Isle of Wight have announced a huge line up to claim top spot of all the festivals this year! At the Event Production Awards held at The Novotel in London at the start of the year, Isle of Wight Festival was named the Music Event of 2017, ahead of Glastonbury, better than Reading/Leeds and significantly in front of any other competition like Latitude and Boomtown… Keep Reading

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Isle Of Wight Festival Announce Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian & Liam Gallagher

As tickets go on sale, The Isle of Wight Festival 2018 is excited to announce Depeche Mode, The Killers, Kasabian and Liam Gallagher, as this year’s headliners. The Script, Van Morrison, Blossoms and James Bay will also perform at the 50th anniversary of the first event in 1968. John Giddings of Isle of Wight Festival, says: “This year’s line-up brings together the best bands of the moment. This is a… Keep Reading

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Depeche Mode, Manchester Arena

Heading out to review Depeche Mode last night had me a tad worried! I was attending with my other half (who is the biggest self-confessed fan of the band ever) and what if I thought it was a shit show? It was also my first foray back to the arena post 22/5 and I admit to a tinge of anxiety as to whether the crowd would be somewhat reserved. I… Keep Reading

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Re-TROS: A Perfect Choice Of Support For Depeche Mode

The first Chinese band to make a break in the West, Re-TROS released their album last month to a rapturous media reception. Today they announce a return to Europe in support of the iconic Depeche Mode. The European arena tour will be accompanied with standalone Re-TROS shows as the band bring their experimental hybrid of post-punk, electronica and art-rock to the UK in November. Their new album and first UK… Keep Reading

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Depeche Mode Cover David Bowies ‘Heroes’

Depeche Mode Cover David Bowies ‘Heroes’ for 40th Anniversary After including a cover of David Bowie’s “Heroes” in their Global Spirit Tour set list in Europe and North America, Depeche Mode today released a video of their haunting, emotionally-charged version of the song.  The visual, directed by Tim Saccenti, features Depeche Mode in an intimate studio setting and is one of the stripped-back performance films Saccenti made during the recording of ‘Spirit’ in 2016. Depeche Mode head out… Keep Reading

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Depeche Mode Return To the UK & Ireland November 2017

After European and North American Tours, Depeche Mode to Return for Four Arena Shows in UK and Ireland. Following an incredible, sold-out homecoming show on Saturday night at London Stadium, Depeche Mode are excited to announce that they will return to the UK and Ireland for four indoor shows in November of 2017. The tour of Ireland and the UK will kick off November 15 at Dublin’s 3Arena before continuing to Manchester, Birmingham and London. Depeche Mode Play: November Wed… Keep Reading

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Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode were the quintessential Eighties techno-pop band, parlaying a fascination with synthesizers into huge success on the British charts (where its albums consistently went Top 10) and eventually on the U.S. pop chart. Whereas a more traditional four-piece rock band might feature three members playing instruments and the fourth singing and perhaps playing guitar or bass, the lineup of this British group — whose name was inspired by a… Keep Reading

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Depeche Mode Announce Global Spirit Tour

Depeche Mode Announce London Stadium Show On Saturday June 3 2017 Depeche Mode, one of modern music’s most influential artists, announced today at a special event in Milan that they will be embarking on a world tour in May 2017 to support their new studio album, Spirit, due to be released in early 2017. Following the release of the album, the Global Spirit Tour will provide lifelong fans and new… Keep Reading

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