Martin Gore, one of the founding members and primary songwriter of Depeche Mode, has announced brand new EP under his MG moniker, through MUTE on January 29th 2021.
Dive straight into the video for ‘Mandrill’, the 1st track taken from the MG EP ‘The Third Chimpanzee’.
Martin Gore has previously collaborated with Vince Clarke on the VCMG project (2013) and has already released 1 EP and album as MG back in 2015. Listen to all of those releases alongside his Counterfeit solo projects on this handy playlist:
The artwork for the new MG project is quite special. The front cover and associated imagery are specially commissioned paintings by Pockets Warhol, an esteemed capuchin artist based in Canada who paints for charity. See more of his work here.
On his forthcoming EP ‘The Third Chimpanzee’ EP , over 5 brand new tracks, Gore explores euphoric modular sounds and develops his career’s long relationship with electronic music. The 12” will be a limited edition Azure Blue Vinyl with an art print in a debossed sleeve. The EP can be pre-ordered and pre-saved here:
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