Depeche Mode Announce New Album, 2013 European Tour

Depeche Mode announced details of the release of a new album at a press conference in Paris last night, as well as a European tour including a stop in the UK.

The band will release a brand new studio album in spring 2013, with a European tour throughout May, June, and July to follow.

The 34-date tour of Europe will see the band stop off at London’s O2 Arena on 28th May, and will also take them across Germany, France, Spain, Portugal and more after kicking off in Tel Aviv on 7th May.

Further world tour dates are expected to be announced soon, with further information neing added to countdown.depechemode.com.

The tour dates announced thus far are below:

MAY
7 Tel Aviv, Israel, Hayarkon Park
10 Athens, Greece, Terra Vibe
12 Sofia, Bulgaria, Georgi Asparuhov Stadium
15 Bucharest, Romania, National Stadium
17 Istanbul, Turkey, Kucukciftlik Park
19 Belgrade, Serbia, Usce Park
21 Budapest, Hungary, Puskas Ferenc Stadium
23 Zagreb, Croatia, Hippodrome
25 Bratislava, Slovakia, Inter Stadium
28 London, O2 Arena

JUNE
1 Munich, Germany, Olympic Stadium
3 Stuttgart, Germany, Mercedes-Benz Arena
5 Frankfurt, Germany, Commerzbank Arena
7 Berne, Switzerland, Stade De Suisse
9 Berlin, Germany, Olympic Stadium
11 Leipzig, Germany, Red Bull Arena
13 Copenhagen, Denmark, Parken
15 Paris, France, Stade De France
17 Hamburg, Germany, Imtech Arena
22 Moscow, Russia, Locomotive Stadium
24 St. Petersburg, Russia, SKK Arena
27 Borlange, Sweden, Peace & Love Festival
29 Kiev, Ukraine, Olympic Stadium

July

3 Dusseldorf, Germany, Esprit Arena
7 Werchter, Belgium, Rock Werchter Festival
11 Bilbao, Spain, BBK Festival
13 Lisbon, Portugal, Optimus Alive Festival
16 Nimes, France, Antic Arina
18 Milan, Italy, San Siro Stadium
20 Rome, Italy, Olympic Stadium
23 Prague, Czech Republic, Olympic Stadium
25 Warsaw, Poland, National Stadium
27 Vilnius, Lithuania, Vingis Park
29 Minsk, Belarus, Minsk Arena