Delta Machine is the 13th album by English new-wave pioneers Depeche Mode. Preorder it on CD, Deluxe CD or LP. The album will be released March 26 in the U.S. by Columbia Records. The album’s first single is the slow-burning “Heaven”; see the video below. The band will tour extensively behind the album starting in May. See a “What’s In My Bag?” for DM frontman Dave Gahan’s other project, Soulsavers, below.
Swedish electronic music duo The Knife will release their fifth album, Shaking the Habitual, April 5 on Rabid Records. Preorder it on CD, Deluxe CD or LP. The band drew worldwide acclaim for 2006’s Silent Shout, as well as for member Karin Dreijer Andersson’s Fever Ray project. The band released a studio version of the music for Danish performance group Hotel Pro Forma, the mostly instrumental Tomorrow, In a Year, in 2010. Hear the nearly 10-minute first single, “Full of Fire,” and see the sorta NSFW short film based on it below. It’ll make your skin crawl, in the best way possible.