After five years, Depeche Mode will go on tour again next year. The cult British band founded 42 years ago Memento Mori he will perform in the Puskás Arena on July 28, 2023, as part of the worldwide concert series, MTI reports. The band also posted on Facebook about the tour starting next spring:
The tour is the band’s new album, a Memento Mori will launch after its spring release, now without founding member Andrew Fletcher, who died in May this year. Depeche Mode’s fifteenth studio album is released by Columbia Records/Sony Music.
Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2020, the band’s concert series will begin with North American concerts in March 2023. They will perform in New York’s Madison Square Garden, Chicago’s United Center, Los Angeles’ Kia Forum and Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena, among others. And the European tour will start on May 16, 2023, with concerts in the Stade de France in Paris, the Olympic Stadium in Berlin, the San Siro Stadium in Milan and the Twickenham Stadium in London, among others.
THE Memento Mori will be Depeche Mode’s 19th tour and their return after a hiatus of more than five years. The band’s most recent tour, the 2017-2018 Global Spirit, was the band’s longest tour to date. The group played 130 shows to a total of over 3 million fans across Europe and North America, making it one of the top-grossing tours of 2017-2018.