In a world exclusive TV premiere, the legendary British band will be introducing "Wrong", the debut single from the forthcoming "Sounds Of The Universe", at the 2009 Echo Awards in Berlin, Germany.
"Since the 80's Depeche Mode have been setting trends and creative courses in pop music, and seemingly effortlessly, but always with great sincerity, spanning the past and the future of pop music." explains Prof. Dieter Gorny, Chairman of Deutsche Phono-Akademie, the cultural institute of Bundesverband Musikindustrie e.V.. "It is a big honour for us that the band is presenting their first song of their highly anticipated new album world exclusively at the Echo Award Show." The Award show, produced by MME, will be hosted by Barbara Schöneberger and Oliver Pocher.
German national public TV station Das Erste (ARD) will broadcast the ECHO 2009 on the 21st February from 8:15 pm.
Other artists appearing at the award show will Amy McDonals, Katy Perry and U2.
Tickets for the show are available now, and can be purchased online via http://www.eventim.de