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HOME Exclusive: Interview with Nitzer Ebb’s David Gooday

This week, HOME's Pete interviewed David Gooday, who was among the earliest members of Nitzer Ebb, and is part of the newly re-formed act. Gooday brings us up to speed on his most recent projects, as well as shedding some light on early NEP history. ---- Home:  As an original member could you tell us about your earliest recollections of the band? DG:  A wasp, A Jen-SX 1000 and a BOSS DR-55. Then an SH-101 [Roland]. A handful of drums, some lumps of metal and Douglas singing. Well, I say Douglas singing. When we first started out as Nitzer Ebb, we all sang – shouted, in my case – swapping...

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HOME Exclusive: Checking in with Douglas J. McCarthy of Nitzer Ebb

Photo: Hazel Hill McCarthy III The electronic music fandom was sent into a tizzy recently with a slate of announcements on reformation, reissues and reunion tours from EBM/industrial/Balearic legends Nitzer Ebb, well-known as previous Mute labelmates, collaborators, and friends of Depeche Mode. Home reached out to all of the boys in the band for q&a's about projects past, present, and future. In the first of the series, we caught up with NEP's workaholic frontman Douglas J. McCarthy. ----- Douglas J McCarthy Home: The recent Pylon release, “1982-2010: The Box Set”, seems...

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Depeche Mode tease next two 12-inch archive box set releases

Depeche Mode this week began teasing the next two releases in their 12-inch box set releases, sharing tease videos for the "Construction Time Again" and "Some Great Reward" singles boxes. While full tracklists for the releases have yet to be shared, completist collector fans should be breathing a sigh of relief as early images of these boxes show each of these to be six-record sets, including the limited 12-inch releases re-pressed for each of the boxes. We will update this story when more information is available. https://twitter.com/i/status/1059375481269567488 https://twitter.com/i/status/1059731490395701248

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Depeche Mode/Hublot contest for charity:water

Depeche Mode and Hublot are giving the fans a chance to win one of the very last remaining Depeche Mode “The Singles" Limited Edition 'Personal Jesus' watch on behalf of charity: water. You also get a chance to win a signed jacket from Martin Gore's wardrobe from the Global Spirit Tour and be their guest at the charity: water charity: ball in San Francisco this December! Win a one-of-a-kind Depeche Mode “Personal Jesus” Singles Series Hublot watch, a signed jacket worn by Martin on-stage, and be our guest at the charity: water charity: ball in San Francisco on 12/1   Depeche...

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12″ singles box set out now!

The first 2 boxes in a collector series of 12" reissues are out today! First up in the series are box set 12" singles from both 'Speak & Spell' and 'A Broken Frame'. Each numbered box includes the singles from each record on high quality 12" vinyl, reprinted promo poster, and digital download code. A dream come true for any Depeche collector! https://www.facebook.com/depechemode/videos/453019588523838/   The Depeche Mode 12″ singles collectors’ edition box set series launches today with the release of ‘Speak & Spell | The 12" Singles’ and ‘A Broken Frame | The 12" Singles’. Each...

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