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Depeche Mode, Dublin 1983 – NME

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From 30 years ago, this is Depeche Mode in Dublin at the time of the Eight Amendment to the Irish Constitution Referendum. Read more about this  in the interview by X Moore scanned below from NME, September, 1983.  Photos by Adrian Boot.
Anyone recognise the pub?

Link to Adrian Boot website here


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10 replies »

  1. amazing what they went on to become…they started out so twee,and became so brilliant, heavy and robust…still creative 30 years on…just goes to can never second guess the future.


  2. That’s not right. They walked into the lobby of the Gresham hotel after the gig where I was at a debs ball and asked me up to their room.
    Howzabout them apples!


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