Site News Archive
"The Dark End of the Street", Imposter's second single, released
October 22, 2021
"The Dark End of the Street" was originally recorded by James Carr in 1967. Today, Dave's version been released as the second single from Imposter at this link! I have also posted my review of this song here.
A personal story about the impact of Dave's music
October 16, 2021
Every once in a while, I like to call attention to stories and works of art from fellow Dave Gahan fans. This one is an article written by Matt Ellerbeck about how Dave's music has impacted him as a person and especially helped him heal after his parents passed away recently. The full article, entitled "Dave Gahan healed me after the death of my parents!", can be read at this link: https://vocal.media/beat/dave-gahan-healed-me-after-the-death-of-my-parents
Second single from Imposter announced
October 15, 2021
The second single off of Imposter, "The Dark End of the Street", has been announced with a release of "next week" (most likely October 22)! Check out my preview of the song here.
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October 14, 2021
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Imposter preview complete
October 10, 2021
My preview of Imposter is now complete! Now, all that is left is to do is to wait for the album to be released so that I can start reviewing Dave's version of each song, one-by-one. As just a reminder, my review of "Metal Heart" has already been posted.
First Imposter single, "Metal Heart", released
October 08, 2021
The first single off of the Soulsavers album, Imposter, has been released! The song was originally recorded by Chan Marshall, also known as Cat Power, in 1998. Check out Dave's version as well as an official video at this link. My review of Dave's version has also been posted on this page.
Imposter trailer released
October 06, 2021
Dave Gahan's official YouTube channel has released the trailer for Imposter! In it, you can hear a preview of the upcoming single, "Metal Heart":
New Imposter-themed wallpaper
October 05, 2021
There is a new Imposter-themed wallpaper available for both phones and desktops! In other news, I have started to populate the Imposter page, including a preview of "Metal Heart" by Cat Power, which Dave is releasing his version of this Friday.
New Soulsavers album, Imposter, announced
October 04, 2021
The "Imposter" has been revealed, and it's the name of a brand-new Soulsavers album, with a release date of November 12, 2021! It can be pre-saved on Spotify or Apple Music via this link. The first single, "Metal Heart" (originally by Cat Power), will be released on October 8, 2021- this Friday. To celebrate, we at DGD now have a new page dedicated to the album (also under the "Music > Soulsavers" section)! On this page, I will start uploading previews of each track by listing the details about the original recording(s) and then give my predictions on how Dave's treatment of each might sound. In the meantime, check out this article from the June 2005 issue of Q magazine, where Dave actually once talked about a couple of the songs appearing on the new album:
"The Imposter" mystery thickens
October 03, 2021
It appears that the image on davegahan.com has been updated to show a silhouette of someone in front of the red curtains. That someone looks unmistakably like Dave. (As an aside, yes, I am well aware of the rumors circulating on what this could mean, but I will only report on official word, for now).