"Depeche Mode" are an electronic music band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex, UK. They have been one of the longest-lived and most successful bands to have emerged during the New Wave
The three current members of Depeche Mode are:
*Martin Gore (primary songwriting, vocals, guitar, keyboard)
*David Gahan (lead vocals, recent songwriting)
*Andrew Fletcher (keyboards)
Former members include:
*Alan Wilder (production, keyboards, drums, backing vocals, occasional songwriting) from 1982 to 1995.
*Vince Clarke (primary songwriting, keyboards), from 1980 to 1981.
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|music genre|| Synthpop|
New Wave music
|current members|| David Gahan|
Andrew Fletcher (musician)
|past members|| Vince Clarke|