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02.28.2013

DEPECHE MODE KICKS OFF THE 2013 “LIVE ON LETTERMAN” CONCERT WEBCAST SERIES, MONDAY, MARCH 11

Performance Will Be Streamed Live and

Available On Demand on CBS.com and VEVO

CBS Interactive’s award-winning webcast concert series, LIVE ON LETTERMAN, kicks off 2013 with Depeche Mode performing live from the world-famous Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City and webcast on CBS.com and VEVO, Monday, March 11 (8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT).

Depeche Mode will perform a live set that will showcase previously unheard music off of the band’s highly anticipated upcoming album Delta Machine, as well as some of their classics. Delta Machine will be released worldwide on March 26 via Columbia Records.

The LIVE ON LETTERMAN franchise, which has surpassed 150 million views to date on CBS.com and VEVO, has hosted some of the most established bands and musicians across the globe, staged in an intimate and dynamic setting for worldwide followers to enjoy. LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcasts have included some of music’s biggest stars, from The Killers to Coldplay, Mumford & Sons, Adele and many others.

Fans can watch Depeche Mode’s webcast live or on-demand on CBS.com at http://www.cbs.com/shows/liveonletterman/.  Additionally, the show is available live and on-demand through CBS properties, broadcast on select CBS RADIO stations, viewable live on CBS's JumboTron in Times Square, as well as via a live audio stream on Radio.com's mobile applications.  The webcasts are also offered on VEVO, the world's leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform, through VEVO.com and its free mobile and tablet apps for iPhone, iPad and Android.  The on-demand performances are available across the entire VEVO platform, including VEVO.com, its mobile and tablet apps, mobile website, connected TVs and syndication partners.

Pioneers of the post-punk era, Depeche Mode have gone on to become one of modern music’s most influential groups, with global sales in excess of 100 million. Formed in 1981, Depeche Mode – Martin Gore, Dave Gahan and Andy ‘Fletch’ Fletcher – continue to win critical and commercial acclaim around the world, both in the studio and on the road.  The band’s 12 released studio albums have reached the Top 10 in more than 20 countries, including the U.S. and U.K. Their last album, 2009’s Sounds of The Universe, debuted at the #1 chart spot in 14 countries around the world.  Following the release of their new album, Depeche Mode will embark on a European stadium tour kicking off in Tel Aviv’s Hayarkon Park on May 7.  They will perform 34 shows in 25 European countries, including appearances at Milan’s famed San Siro Stadium, the Stade De France in Paris and Moscow’s Locomotive Stadium before wrapping up the European leg of their tour in Minsk, Belarus on July 29.  A full North American tour will follow, with details to be announced in the coming weeks.  For more information, please visit www.depechemode.com.

 Depeche Mode’s LIVE ON LETTERMAN webcast will precede their appearance on the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, which will be broadcast that same evening, Monday, March 11 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

For more information on LIVE ON LETTERMAN, please visit http://www.cbs.com/shows/liveonletterman/.

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CBS Press Contacts:

Morgan Seal                  646-424-4321  morgan.seal@cbsi.com 

Kim Izzo-Emmet            212-975-3820  krizzo-emmet@cbs.com 

 

CBS Photo Contact:

Jeffrey Staab                 212-975-4107  jrstaab@cbs.com 

Press:

Kim Izzo-Emmet
212-975-3820
krizzo-emmet@cbs.com

Morgan Seal (CBS.com, CHOW.com, Last.fm, MetroLyrics, TV.com)
646-424-4321
morgan.seal@cbsi.com

 

Photo:

Jeffrey Staab
212-975-4107
jrstaab@cbs.com