Strangelove is honored to welcome Julian Shah-Tayler as our newest member of Strangelove family. Julian is a recording artist in his own right and also fronts the David Bowie tribute The Band That Fell To Earth when not busy 'Moding it up with Strtangelove. (now 25% more authentically British!) More info, photos and progress updates on our show-revamping efforts on our Facebook page.
Strangelove is honored to have reached 50,000 followers on our Facebook page. Thanks for all the suppoort, Devotees!
Strangelove was honored to be featured in Paper Mixtape Magazine with a feature article. Read about it HERE.
The band was grateful to be listed in LA Weekly's Top 20 Tribute Bands of 2015. Link HERE. Still more show announcements! 22 shows have been booked throughout the summer and more to come soon. Strangelvoe will be announcing dates very soon on two continents new to the band. Stay tuned! Be SURE to check out our show next week headlining the New Wave Rave at the gorgeous Riverside Municipal Auditorium on 3/28!
Strangelove has a TON of new show announcements! More info on our SHOWS page. We have our amazing fans to thank for a completely sold out show this month at House of Blues San Diego. We were thrilled that it sold out a couple of days prior to the show date and sorry for those that were issued comp tickets that couldn't get in!
BAckstage at House of Blues, music blogger (and DM afficionado) Cyrillynn Chen interviewed the band and you can read the results HERE.
Be SURE to check out our upcoming show headlining the New Wave Rave at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium on 3/28! Five great bands playing this totally awesome 80s festival and tix are only $10. Don't miss it!
Strangelove thanks everyone for helping us end last year and start this year with so many awesome SOLD OUT shows! We packed two House of Blues venues in Texas and apologize to the 300+ fans waiting outside Houston HOB that never got in because the venue was over capacity!
Strangelove is on iTunes! As part of AXS TV's "The World's Greatest Tribute Bands" Compilation CD Series, we booked some time at Brent's world class recording facility Magnatron Studios and recorded three tracks, now available for download: Enjoy The Silence, Behind the Wheel, and Useless. Download album from iTunes HERE
Strangelove is very pleased to be a part of the 2014 Depeche Mode Convention taking place at Avalon on Dec 14th. Note the date moved! We will be presenting the Some Great Reward album in it's entirety, as well as other DM gems. Tickets ava HERE
Strangelove had a blast at our packed Hollywood House of Blues show last week! Thanks to SIN - Nine Inch Nails tribute and The Band That Fell To Earth- A David Bowie Oddyssey.
Strangelove is pleased to announce we'll be featured on our own episode of AXS TV's show "The World's Greeatest Tribute Bands" on Monday Sept 16th at the Roxy Theater in Hollywood CA. FREE Tickets are available here but get them quick because they're limited and will run out for sure.
STRANGELOVE has had a busy stretch and had a blast in Monterrey Mexico and Dallas, TX at the Gexa Energy Pavilion with recent shows! Thanks everyone for the awesome support! This is Depeche Mode's summer.
STRANGELOVE is pleased to announce our participation in the 2013 Depeche Mode Convention taking place at Avalon in Hollywood on August 11th. More info on our SHOWS page. We're also happy to be returning to Gexa Energy Pavilion for the Jack FM Jack's throwback Festival this coming weekend. Also look for us in Monterrey Mexico, and two MORE trips to Texas scheduled. It seems like everyone has DM fever all of the sudden!
Those wanting info on this weekend's Jack FM Festival can find it HERE:
TONS of new shows announced! Depeche Mode tickets acquired. Afterparty gig booked! Where will you be when Depeche Mode comes to the West Coast? We'll be playing lots ofthe songs they AREN'T throughout our summer shows (as well as a couple of new ones from Delta Machine, as well)
Depeche Mode fever is in full effect! Strangelove will be performing at not one, but TWO Delta Machine CD relaase parties in the Southland. Stay tuned for more show announcements coming soon.
Strangelove wishes you a happy new year filled with Depeche Mode activities!
We had a blast at our shows in Visalia and our SOLD OUT Blank Club show in San Jose on Saturday.
Strangelove is interviewed for the Visalia Times Delta newspaper HERE
Strangelove is elated to formally announce the addition of Jake Jordan into our ranks. He brings incredible talent and enthusiasm to the project. We'll see you at a show soon where you'll witness the upgrades for yourself. Join us in welcoming Jake to the band!
Strangelove invites you to get presale tickets to our big show Sept 21st at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills. This enables you to sit comfortably and have some dinner with the proceedings. Order online HERE
A night of Dark 80s Remembrance -with-
STRANGELOVE - the ultimate tribute to DEPECHE MODE -and-
THE CURED- 80's era THE CURE experience
and DJ PFM spinning your favorite 80s new wave/synthpop/darkwave/ new romantic classics
Doors 6pm. Show 8:30pm.
Strangelove thanks all the fans that made the OC Fair show a SOLD OUT success! It looked like there were more people in the area behind the Hangar than the seated areas. We're truly humbled and honored to bring you such great music and have it be so well received. Many new photos and videos are up on our Facebook page.
Strangelove proudly presents the entire VIOLATOR album from front to back at this year's OC Fair concert at The Hangar in Costa Mesa on Friday, August 10th. Tickets are available HERE
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Strangelove is happy to announce the Route 66 Summer tour! We will be headlining several shows throughout the southwest in June and into July. More dates to be announced soon. As always, please check the SHOWS page of our website for the most up to date concert information.
Our Facebook profile has now become a page and if you aren't already a follower of the page we invite you to "like" it HERE.
All of us in Strangelove thank you for what has been an incredible year. There was no better way to end the year than our SOLD OUT show at House of Blues Anaheim with Sweet & Tender Hooligans. We vow to bring you even more 'Mode this coming year and will be throwing in lots of treats and surprises to keep the show fresh for audiences.
Freddie (Devotional Dave) has officially launched his "Music For The Masses" Podcast and the inagural episode can be heard HERE.
He can also be heard talking about itt and all things Strangelove in an interview on Kaotic Radio this Wednesday night from 8-10p http://kaoticradio.com/
Last weekend Counterfeit Martin and InTheFletch were representing Strangelove at Martin Gore's Charity DJ event for NewNoise Santa Barbara. It's always great to rub elbows with the real article! We were elated to thear that Martin had seen some video of our band and was favorably impressed! Stay tuned for more upcoming news about Santa Barbara shows and interaction with the DM camp. Pics from the event up on our Facebook page.
Get your tickets for our Anaheim Christmas Eve-Eve double header show with Sweet & Tender Hooligans HERE
Thanks to all the DM fans in San Diego, Mexicali and Tijuana (which sold out in advance) for continuing our successful run of totally packed / sold out shows!
Strangelove thanks everyone who came out and made the OC Fair concert a totally packed out smash success! Pictures coming soon in our revamped photo gallery. Many video clips from the show are linked on our videos page.
Listen to some exclusive acoustic tracks Strangelove performed live
on WPMD Cerritos College Radio HERE
Also check out this fantastic (and educational) two part video blog David Sepe (our own Alan Wildest) created on programming The Normal (aka Daniel Miller's) track "Warm Leatherette" We think he does Mute Records founder proud!
Thanks to all who made our 1984 @ Monte Cristo show a completely packed out amazing evening! I think we broke the place because it couldn't handle so much 'Mode!
Also, look for new Strangelove merch (AT LAST) at the next shows!
Have you purchased your '81-'11 DM Remix 3 CD set yet? It's VERY worth the scratch, if for Alan Wilder & Vince Clarke's contributions, alone! ! In other news, many "upgrades" are taking place within our organization that will be visible at upcoming shows. Also, our own "Alan Wildest" gives interested readers tips on purchasing your own synthesizer right HERE
"Devotional Dave" aka: Freddie puts his "DM fan" money where his mouth is!!!
2011 OC Fair concert tickets now onsale HERE. Price includes Fair admission. More info on shows page.
A little video blog on recreating tracks and parts from Alan Wildest....
Thanks to all of the Bay Area 'Modies who help us SELL OUT both shows this past weekend! Pics in gallery.
Thanks to everyone who helped make our first show a success. Photos to be posted shortly in the gallery.
Welcome to the launch of the new Strangelove website.
Strangelove is a Depeche Mode tribute band “supergroup” formed with Brent Meyer and David Sepe from Blasphemous Rumours and Freddie Morales from Sounds a’la Mode.
Our mission to bring the music to the masses in a way you’ve never seen before (short of a full scale Depeche Mode concert). Stay tuned for more updates.