The Sun & The Rainfall

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The Sun & The Rainfall
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Song The Sun & The Rainfall
By Depeche Mode
Songwriter Martin L. Gore
Produced by Daniel Miller
Depeche Mode
Recorded at Blackwing Studios (London)
Length (mm:ss) 5:02
Tempo 118 BPM
Time signature 4
4
Key G Major
Engineered by John Fryer
Eric Radcliffe
Photography Brian Griffin
Calligraphy Ching Ching Lee
Recorded December 1981 - July 1982
Originally released 27 September 1982
Live performances 47 times *
Total live performances 47 times *

"The Sun & The Rainfall" is a song from the 1982 album A Broken Frame by Depeche Mode.

Notes

Go here for an isolated stem track of Andy Fletcher's backing vocals for this track.

Lyrics


The Sun And The Rainfall

Someone will call

Something will fall

And smash on the floor

Without reading the text

Know what comes next

Seen it before

And it's painful


Things must change

We must rearrange them

Or we'll have to estrange them

All that I'm saying

A game's not worth playing

Over and over again


You're the one I like best

You retain my interest

You're the only one

If it wasn't for you

Don't know what I'd do

Unpredictable like the sun

And the rainfall


Songwriter: Martin L. Gore
Publishing Information: ©1982 Grabbing Hands Music Ltd/EMI Music Publishing Ltd. All rights reserved.

Dates with available recordings of The Sun & The Rainfall

There are currently 13 recordings of The Sun & The Rainfall available.

Dates where The Sun & The Rainfall was played

1982-1983 A Broken Frame Tour

The Sun & The Rainfall was played 47 times during this tour.

1983-1984 Construction Time Again Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1984-1985 Some Great Reward Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1986 Black Celebration Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1987-1988 Music For The Masses Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1990 World Violation Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1993 Devotional Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1994 Exotic Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1997 Ultra Parties

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

1998 The Singles Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2001 Exciter Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2003 Paper Monsters Tour (Dave Gahan solo)

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2003 "A Night With Martin L. Gore" (Martin L. Gore solo)

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2005-2006 Touring The Angel

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2009-2010 Tour Of The Universe

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2013-2014 Delta Machine Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.

2017-2018 Global Spirit Tour

  • The Sun & The Rainfall was not played during this tour.