Depeche Mode Unveils Shadowy Industrial Synth Dirge as Album Opener from “Memento Mori” – “My Cosmos Is Mine”

    Depeche Mode has emerged from the shadows with a haunting new dystopian dirge, “My Cosmos Is Mine,” a glimpse into their upcoming album, Memento Mori. Reminiscent of their Songs of Faith and Devotion and Ultra eras, this plodding track is dripping with emotion and angst, a sign of the times with Gahan’s plea for justice and universal peace.

    Dave Gahan’s vocals emerge, exuding a ghostly reverb, like the echo of a voice from beyond the grave, as the track’s foundation is laid with a series of ominous, distant drums that creep in slowly. Reverberating like the chimes of a clock tower, he croons a cautionary tale to refrain from tampering with his world, thoughts, or sense of time, reminding them that his cosmos is his and his alone.

    Despite the initial impression that the track is a personal lament, it quickly transforms into a powerful protest anthem against the oppressive forces in the world. Gahan passionately urges to end both war and fear before emphatically stating that there should be no more senseless deaths or final breaths.

    With “My Cosmos Is Mine,” Depeche Mode showcases a darker, more industrial sound than their signature synth-pop. The track’s foreboding aesthetic seeps into the listener’s consciousness like a midnight fog, leaving a lasting impression. Prepare yourself for another captivating album from Depeche Mode, and listen to the song below.

    Listen below:


    You can pre-order the album here.

    Memento Mori Tour Dates:

    March 23: Sacramento, CA – Golden 1 Center
    March 25: San Jose, CA – SAP Center
    March 28: Los Angeles, CA – Kia Forum
    March 30: Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
    April 2: San Antonio, TX – AT&T Center
    April 5: Chicago, IL – United Center
    April 7: Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
    April 9: Quebec City, QC – Videotron Centre
    April 12: Montreal, QC – Centre Bell
    April 14: New York, NY – Madison Square Garden

    May 16: Amsterdam, NL – Ziggo Dome
    May 20: Antwerp, BE – Sportpaleis Antwerpen
    May 23: Stockholm, SE – Friends Arena
    May 26: Leipzig, DE – Leipziger Festwiese
    May 28: Bratislava, SK – Národný Futbalový Štadión
    May 31: Bordeaux, FR – Matmut Atlantique
    June 2::Barcelona, ES – Primavera Sound Festival
    June 4: Dusseldorf, DE – Merkur Spiel-Arena
    June 6: Dusseldorf, DE – Merkur Spiel-Arena
    June 9: Madrid, ES – Primavera Sound Festival
    June 11: Bern, CH – Stadion Wankdorf
    June 14: Dublin, IE – Malahide Castle
    June 17: London, UK – Twickenham Stadium
    June 20: Munich, DE – Olympiastadion
    June 22: Lille, FR – Stade Pierre Mauroy
    June 24: Paris, FR – Stade de France
    June 27: Copenhagen, DK – Parken
    June 29: Frankfurt, DE – Deutsche Bank Park
    July 4: Lyon, FR – Groupama Stadium
    July 7: Berlin, DE – Olympiastadion
    July 12: Rome, IT – Stadio Olympico
    July 14: Milan, IT – San Siro
    July 16: Bologna, IT – Stadio Renato Dall’Ara
    July 21: Klagenfurt, AT – Wörthersee Stadion
    July 23: Zagreb, HR – Arena Zagreb
    July 26: Bucharest, RO – Arena Națională
    July 28: Budapest, HU – Puskás Aréna
    July 30: Prague, CZ – Letňany Airport
    Aug. 2: Warsaw, PL – PGE Narodowy
    Aug. 6: Tallinn, EE – Tallinna Lauluväljak
    Aug. 8: Helsinki, FI – Kaisaniemen Puisto
    Aug. 11: Oslo, NO – Telenor Arena

    Sept. 21: Mexico City, MX – Foro Sol
    Sept. 29: Austin, TX – Moody Center
    Oct. 1: Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
    Oct. 4: Houston, TX – Toyota Center
    Oct. 7: New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center
    Oct. 10: Orlando, FL – Amway Center
    Oct. 12: Miami, FL – Miami-Dade Arena
    Oct. 19: Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
    Oct. 21: Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
    Oct. 23: Washington, D.C. – Capital One Arena
    Oct. 25: Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
    Oct. 28: New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
    Oct. 31: Boston, MA – TD Garden
    Nov. 3: Montreal, QC – Centre Bell
    Nov. 5: Toronto, ON – Scotiabank Arena
    Nov. 8: Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
    Nov. 10: Cleveland, OH – Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
    Nov. 13: Chicago, IL – United Center
    Nov. 16: Denver, CO – Ball Arena
    Nov. 18: Salt Lake City, UT – Vivint Arena
    Nov. 21: Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place
    Nov. 24: Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
    Nov. 26: Seattle, WA – Climate Pledge Arena
    Nov. 28: Portland, OR – MODA Center
    Dec. 1: Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
    Dec. 3: San Francisco, CA – Chase Center
    Dec. 6: San Diego, CA – Pechanga Arena
    Dec. 10: Los Angeles, CA – Kia Forum
    Dec. 15: Los Angeles, CA – Arena

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