POEM - Power Of Electronic Music - the aim of this show is not only to highlight electronic music in all its shapes and forms but also to highlight the value of this often times misunderstood and stigmatised music - in short, a new radio show that deals with all things electronica from interviews with musicians, authors, scholars etc. to testing out instruments and more
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Episode # 3: Still devoted - celebrating Depeche Mode and the heritage of Basildon
POEM's Thomas Janak caught up with Deb Danahay who organises a two-day-event celebrating electronic music and Depeche Mode in particular in their hometown Basildon. Deb used to run the Depeche and Yazoo fanclubs back in the early days of these bands. The conversation touches on the musical heritage of Basildon, Vince Clarke and Depeche and much more.
The two day festival is happening on May 4th and 5th 2012.
See BASPRODUCTIONS for details