All Vince Clarke stories

Future Islands – “Doves (Vince Clarke Remix)”

It's tough to accurately describe what musical genre Future Islands work in, since they're basically a genre unto themselves, one where dreampop atmospherics and ripped-throat…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2014 - 1:35 pm

Bleachers – “I Wanna Get Better (Vince Clarke Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

In my Week In Pop column I've twice noted my appreciation for "I Wanna Get Better," the lead single from Fun. guitarist Jack Antonoff's new…
Chris DeVille | March 31, 2014 - 10:06 am

Liars – “No.1 Against The Rush (Vince Clarke Remix)”

If synthpop royalty is a thing that exists, Vince Clarke is it, straight up. Clarke is a founding member of Depeche Mode (before they turned…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2012 - 3:49 pm

VCMG – “Spock”

Vince Clarke co-founded Depeche Mode in 1979 or thereabouts, wrote early singles like "Just Can't Get Enough" and "Dreaming Of Me" and "New Life," and…
Tom Breihan | November 30, 2011 - 12:44 pm