On March 11 Depeche Mode announced headlining tour dates for the summer of 2013. The North American "The Delta Machine" tour begins on Aug. 22 in Clarkston, Mich. and ends on Oct. 8 in Phoenix. You can view a complete list of tour dates below.
During Depeche Mode's summer 2013 North American tour the band will perform 19 concerts over a six and a half week time span. “There are so many die hard Depeche Mode fans who have been with us every step of this journey that I can’t wait to see. I also hope that we gain some new fans with the release of Delta Machine, and I look forward to exposing them to a great Depeche Mode live performance,” said Dave Gahan in an issued press release.
Depeche Mode will be touring North America this summer in support of their upcoming thirteenth studio album, "Delta Machine" which is set to be released on March 26 via Columbia Records. It will be the band's first full length studio album released since "Sounds of the Universe" in 2009.
If you pre-order the album "Delta Machine" on Amazon by April 1 than you can gain early access to tickets for their tour. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning April 6. For more information about Depeche Mode's summer 2013 North American tour visit the band's official website here.
Depeche Mode - Summer 2013 "The Delta Machine" North American Tour Dates:
Aug. 22 – Clarkston, Mich., DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 24 – Tinley Park, Ill., First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 27 – Saint Paul, Minn., MN State Fairgrounds - Minnesota State Fair
Sept. 1 – Toronto, Ontario, Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
Sept. 3 – Montreal, Quebec, Bell Centre
Sept. 6 – Brooklyn, N.Y., Barclays Center
Sept. 8 – Wantagh, N.Y., Nikon At Jones Beach Theater
Sept. 10 – Bristow, Va., Jiffy Lube Live
Sept. 12 – Atlanta, Ga., Aaron's Amphitheatre At Lakewood
Sept. 14 – Tampa, Fla., Live Nation Amphitheatre
Sept. 15 – Sunrise, Fla., BB&T Center
Sept. 18 – The Woodlands, Texas, The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Sept. 20 – Dallas, Texas, Gexa Energy Pavilion
Sept. 22 – Chula Vista, Calif., Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Sept. 24 – Santa Barbara, Calif., Santa Barbara Bowl
Sept. 26 – Mountain View, Calif., Shoreline Amphitheatre
Sept. 28 – Los Angeles, Calif., Staples Center
Sept. 29 – Los Angeles, Calif., Staples Center
Oct. 8 – Phoenix, Ariz., Ashley Furniture HomeStore Pavilion
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