DEPECHE MODE ANNOUNCE NEW FALL DATES TO MEMENTO MORI WORLD TOUR
Following the rapturous reception to their new single “Ghosts Again," Depeche Mode is adding new dates to their Memento Mori World Tour in support of their forthcoming album of the same name, due out March 24. Produced by Live Nation, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2020 inductees will now set out on a colossal 75-date tourMemento Mori World Tour kicks off on Thursday, March 23 in Sacramento, CA and includes the band’s debut performance at Orlando’s Amway Center on Tuesday, October 10. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, February 24 at 10 a.m. ET.
The Depeche Mode Fan pre-sale begins on Tuesday, February 21. For additional information on the tour routing and ticket on-sale dates, please visit DepecheMode.com. On the Memento Mori World Tour, the band will once again partner with luxury watchmaker Hublot to support charity endeavors tied to the tour.
Reception to the Memento Mori World Tour has been overwhelming with shows quickly selling out across Europe and North America and over 1.5 million tickets already sold for the initial 46 shows. The tour is on track to be one of Depeche Mode’s largest to date and is also well on its way to being one of the biggest worldwide tours of 2023. The tour features Depeche Mode favorites and rarities, alongside new songs from “Memento Mori,” including the new single “Ghosts Again,” which has been heralded as “a melancholic and joyful ode” (Vulture), “hypnotic” (Rolling Stone) and “a gorgeous, haunting song” (Revolver). The beautifully-stark and cinematic Anton Corbijn-directed video for “Ghosts Again,” released on February 9, may be viewed here.
Having sold more than 100 million records and played to more than 35 million fans worldwide, Depeche Mode remains an ever-evolving and singularly influential musical force. An indelible inspiration to fans, critics and artists alike, Depeche Mode continues to forge ahead, with the “Memento Mori” album and tour representing the opening of the newest chapter of a peerless and ongoing legacy.
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About Amway Center
Amway Center, owned and operated by the City of Orlando on behalf of the Central Florida community, hosts major national events, concerts and family shows since its opening in fall 2010. The Orlando Magic served as the developer and the facility was designed to reflect the character of the community, meet the goals of the users and build on the legacy of sports and entertainment in Orlando. The building’s exterior features a modern blend of glass and metal materials, along with ever-changing graphics via a monumental wall along one facade. A 180-foot tall tower serves as a beacon amid the downtown skyline. The 875,000 square foot, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold-certified building features a sustainable, environmentally-friendly design and unmatched technology, including 1,100 digital monitors, the tallest high-definition video board in an NBA venue and multiple premium amenities available to all patrons in the building. Amway Center was recently honored with the International Association of Venue Managers' 2017 Venue Excellence Award, which is bestowed upon facilities that excel in the management and operation of public assembly venues. Amway Center was the only arena to garner this distinction. Additionally, the arena has earned numerous awards, which most notably includes TheStadiumBusiness Awards’ 2013 Customer Experience Award and was named SportsBusiness Journal's 2012 Sports Facility of the Year. For more information about the Amway Center, visit AmwayCenter.com.