Playing The Angel

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Playing The Angel
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Album Playing The Angel
By Depeche Mode
Catalogue number CDStumm260
No Cat #
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Stumm260
Release date 13 October, 2005
Recorded at Sound Design (Santa Barbara)
Stratosphere Sound (New York City)
Whitfield Street (London)
Produced by Ben Hillier
Engineered by Richard Morris
Number of tracks 12

Playing The Angel is the eleventh studio album by Depeche Mode. It was released in the United Kingdom on 13 October 2005 by Mute Records and was supported by the Touring The Angel tour.

Track list

  1. A Pain That I'm Used To
  2. John The Revelator
  3. Suffer Well
  4. The Sinner In Me
  5. Precious
  6. Macro
  7. I Want It All
  8. Nothing's Impossible
  9. Introspectre
  10. Damaged People
  11. Lilian
  12. The Darkest Star

For a full list of songs, singles, and B-sides produced for this album, see the list of Playing The Angel songs.

Singles

  1. Precious - October 3, 2005
  2. A Pain That I'm Used To - December 12, 2005
  3. Suffer Well - March 27, 2006
  4. John The Revelator / Lilian - June 5, 2006

Songs by BPM

Album BPM range by song
108
130
131
169
104
91
76
110
74
144
130
164

Average:
119.25
  • BPM values are plotted from 1 to 184 BPM.
  • In cases where a song features a change in tempo, the tempo at which the majority of the song
    plays takes precedence.
  • Unless noted otherwise, BPMs are estimated values determined by Spotify's Audio Analysis
    algorithm and as such are not guaranteed to be 100% accurate.

Trivia

  • The total number of live song plays from Playing The Angel is 1289. This figure is found by summing the number of individual performances for each album track.