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Martin Gore

Martin Gore
Born: Jul 23, 1961 in Basildon, Essex, England
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Genre: Other, Jazz
Biography: The driving creative force behind the groundbreaking synth pop group Depeche Mode, composer and keyboardist Martin Gore was born in Basildon, England, on July 23, 1961. As a teen he joined French Look, a duo featuring schoolmate Vince Clarke; with the subsequent additions of keyboardist Andrew Fletcher ...Read full biography
Released: 2003
Label: Reprise
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Martin Gore's Counterfeit² beat David Gahan's Paper Monsters to the punch by just over a month; with some better timing -- and, you know, a synchronous album from Andrew Fletcher -- Depeche Mode could've ...Read full review
More Martin L. Gore albums: Main Albums (1), Singles & EPs (13), DVD/Video (1)
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