I remember clearly when I purchased the Violator album. It was one of my first CDs and I was a major Depeche Mode fan. Just look at the sleek, minimalist cover:
I always wanted one of those Violator Tour concert shirts, but I never got one. I didn’t even go to a Depeche Mode concert until the Exciter Tour which was a decade after Violator came out. But seeing and hearing DM live was worth the wait!
Here’s one from Violator you might remember:
Although David Gahan usually sings the lead vocals for DM, Martin Gore also sings lead vocals from time to time. Here’s one sung by Martin from Violator:
Are you a Depeche Mode fan? Which song or album is your favorite?
If it’s a bit of romance you’re looking for, check out Nat and Natalie in this heartfelt duet:
Do you enjoy Nat King Cole‘s music? Are you a fan of Natalie Cole?
You may have seen Jack Black in School of Rock, but have you seen him really ROCK? You must see him as part of this music duo:
Are you familiar with Tenacious D? Are you a Jack Black fan?
The lovely Shakira! You don’t need to understand Spanish to notice how talented she is:
Do you enjoy Shakira’s music?
When I think of rock bands, The Red Hot Chili Peppers always comes to mind.
They’re wild, crazy, and make some of the best rock music to this day. Along with their feisty tunes, they sure do know how to create serene, subtle hits as well:
Any Red Hot Chili Pepper fans? What’s your favorite RHCP song?
This song lives on! I’ve even heard the school children singing it!
Do you ever begin this chant by Queen?
One of my best-loved piano pieces is Für Elise by Beethoven. If I ever learn to play the piano, I will be sure to learn this piece.
Do you play the piano? Who are our favorite pianists?