Cosmote Romania presents Depeche Mode in Bucharest on May 15th

COSMOTE Romania is pleased to present Depeche Mode in concert, at Bucharest, as part of a Deutsche Telekom partnership for European Summer tour. The concert will take place on May 15th, on National Arena. Tickets for the highly anticipated tour are available on and also at Diverta, Magazinul Muzica, Libraria Mihai Eminescu and Sala Palatului.

“We are proud to be part of the Depeche Mode experience and to be able to offer our customers the greatness of a phenomenon band. Stay tuned, as many surprises will come for both Depeche Mode & COSMOTE Romania fans in the following period”, stated Panos Makris, Chief Commercial Officer, COSMOTE Romania

Wolfgang Kampbartold, vice president of International Marketing Communications and Sponsoring at Deutsche Telekom, emphasises the significance of the partnership: “Our tagline, 'Life is for Sharing' is at the heart of our activities when supporting music events. Depeche Mode are global music icons, famous for their incredibly loyal and communicative fans and, of course, their fantastic gigs. We are pleased the band backs our vision and will be working with Deutsche Telekom as tour partner. Together with the Depeche Mode community we want to create a unique fan experience using our technology, products and services.”

“It’s always been important for us to harness innovative technology to make each tour bigger and better than the last”, says lead singer Dave Gahan who is looking forward to the collaboration. “With the support of Deutsche Telekom we’ll be able to allow more people than ever before to share and take part in our upcoming European tour, no matter where they are.”

Deutsche Telekom will present concert events in nine countries and 16 tour dates. The band’s new album “Delta Machine” will be released on March 22nd when it will be made available online and at retailers everywhere.

The partnership with the British band continues Telekom's tradition of teaming up with huge international artists such as Katy Perry, Foo Fighters, Pet Shop Boys and Robbie Williams. As one of the leading companies in the telecommunications industry, Telekom will support the tour and the album launch with its expansive knowledge, innovative products and media coverage.

Depeche Mode are a musical phenomenon. Inspiring idolisation by their fans, their popularity has grown in accordance with their own 32-year trajectory; from young synthpop band to international stadium stars. Their last tour in 2009/2010 broke all records with more than 2.5 million tickets sold.

European Tour dates 2013

Athens, Fri, 10.05.13
Sofia, Sun, 12.05.13
Bucharest, Wed, 15.05.13
Budapest, Tue, 21.05.13
Zagreb, Thu, 23.05.13
Bratislava, Sat, 25.05.13
Munich, Sat, 01.06.13
Stuttgart, Mon, 03.06.13
Frankfurt, Wed, 05.06.13
Berlin, Sun, 09.06.13
Leipzig, Tue, 11.06.13
Hamburg, Mon, 17.06.13
Düsseldorf, Wed, 03.07.13
Düsseldorf, Fri, 05.07.13
Prague, Tue, 23.07.13
Warsaw, Thu, 25.07.13

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