Depeche Mode – Playing The Angel | The 12" Singles

Released 11 November 2022, “Playing The Angel | The 12″ Singles” is a Depeche Mode box set collection of the 12-inch vinyls from the 2005 album “Playing The Angel”, plus a newly combined 12-inch. Included titles – on remastered audiophile-quality 180g heavy vinyl made from the original master tapes – are the singles “Precious”, “A Pain That I’m Used To”, “Suffer Well”, and the double A-side single “John The Revelator” / “Lilian”, plus “The Darkest Star”, b-sides and various remixes. The front cover design of the box echoes the original album artwork and the sleeves feature the original 12-inch artwork.


Depeche Mode – Playing The Angel | The 12" Singles

10×12-inch in a numbered limited edition box set – Europe / US
Mute – Columbia – Sony – 12DMBOX11 – 194399899311 / Mute – Sire – Rhino Records – 12DMBOX11 – 603497840250 – R1 691455 (includes download code for uncompressed digital audio files and a reproduced original poster, released 11 November 2022)

Get your “Playing The Angel | The 12″ Singles” box set from Amazon (subject to availability).

Depeche Mode – Playing The Angel | The 12" Singles

Precious | 12Bong 35

  • A1 Precious (Sasha’s Spooky Mix – Full Length) 10:32
  • B1 Precious (Sasha’s Gargantuan Vocal Mix – Full Length) 9:40

Precious | L12Bong 35

  • A1 Precious (Misc. Full Vocal Mix) 5:41
  • A2 Precious (Michael Mayer Balearic Mix) 7:18
  • B1 Precious (Motor Remix) 6:37
  • B2 Precious (Misc. Crunch Mix) 6:51

A Pain That I’m Used To | 12Bong 36

  • A1 A Pain That I’m Used To (Jacques Lu Cont Remix) 7:51
  • B1 A Pain That I’m Used To (Jacques Lu Cont Dub) 8:00

A Pain That I’m Used To | L12Bong 36

  • A1 A Pain That I’m Used To (Bitstream Threshold Mix) 6:07
  • B1 A Pain That I’m Used To (Bitstream Spansule Mix) 7:21

Suffer Well | 12Bong 37

  • A1 Suffer Well (Tiga Remix) 6:28
  • A2 Suffer Well (Tiga Dub) 5:29
  • B1 Suffer Well (Narcotic Thrust Vocal Dub) 6:44

Suffer Well | L12Bong 37

  • A1 Suffer Well (Metope Remix) 6:53
  • A2 Suffer Well (Metope Vocal Remix) 6:28
  • B1 Suffer Well (M83 Remix) 4:31
  • B2 Better Days (Basteroid ‘Dance Is Gone’ Vocal Mix) 7:09

The Darkest Star | XL12Bong 37

  • A1 The Darkest Star (Holden Remix) 7:47
  • B1 The Darkest Star (Holden Dub) 7:56

John The Revelator / Lilian | 12Bong 38

  • A1 John The Revelator (Dave Is In The Disco Tiefschwarz Remix) 7:49
  • A2 John The Revelator (Tiefschwarz Dub) 8:12
  • B1 Lilian (Chab Dub) 7:08

John The Revelator / Lilian | L12Bong 38

  • A1 John The Revelator (Murk Mode Dub) 8:32
  • B1 John The Revelator (Boosta Club Remix) 4:47
  • B2 Lilian (Chab Vocal Remix) 9:03

Playing The Angel Promotional 12″ | P12 Stumm260 (new 12-inch – tracks originally available on various releases in 2005 and 2006)

  • A1 Free 5:10
  • A2 Better Days 2:28
  • A3 Newborn 5:35
  • A4 John The Revelator (Single Version) 3:14
  • A5 Lilian (Single Version) 3:34
  • B1 Precious (Michael Mayer Ambient Mix) 3:37
  • B2 Suffer Well (Alter Ego Remix) 6:14
  • B3 Lilian (Robag Wruhme Slomoschen Kikker) 3:39
  • B4 A Pain That I’m Used To (Goldfrapp Remix) 4:43
  • B5 A Pain That I’m Used To (Telex Remix) 3:28

Poster

Depeche Mode – Playing The Angel | The 12" Singles


Digital download – various editions
Europe: Legacy Recordings – no catalogue number (released 11 November 2022)

US: Rhino Records – Warner Records – no catalogue number (released 11 November 2022)

Worldwide: Legacy Recordings – G0100047677112 (released 11 November 2022)

Depeche Mode – Playing The Angel | The 12" Singles

  1. Precious (Sasha’s Spooky Mix – Full Length) 10:32
  2. Precious (Sasha’s Gargantuan Vocal Mix – Full Length) 9:42
  3. Precious (Misc. Full Vocal Mix) 5:41
  4. Precious (Michael Mayer Balaeric Mix) 7:18
  5. Precious (Motor Remix) 6:37
  6. Precious (Misc. Crunch Mix) 6:51
  7. A Pain That I’m Used To (Jacques Lu Cont Remix) 7:51
  8. A Pain That I’m Used To (Jacques Lu Cont Dub) 7:59
  9. A Pain That I’m Used To (Bitstream Threshold Mix) 6:07
  10. A Pain That I’m Used To (Bitstream Spansule Mix) 7:22
  11. Suffer Well (Tiga Remix) 6:29
  12. Suffer Well (Tiga Dub) 5:29
  13. Suffer Well (Narcotic Thrust Vocal Dub) 6:44
  14. Suffer Well (Metope Remix) 6:52
  15. Suffer Well (Metope Vocal Remix) 6:27
  16. Suffer Well (M83 Remix) 4:32
  17. Better Days (Basteroid ‘Dance Is Gone’ Vocal Mix) 7:09
  18. The Darkest Star (Holden Remix) 7:46
  19. The Darkest Star (Holden Dub) 7:56
  20. John The Revelator (Dave Is In The Disco Tiefshwarz Remix) 7:50
  21. John The Revelator (Tiefschwarz Dub) 8:11
  22. Lilian (Chab Dub) 7:09
  23. John The Revelator (Murk Mode Dub) 8:33
  24. John The Revelator (Boosta Club Remix) 4:47
  25. Lilian (Chab Vocal Remix) 9:08
  26. Free 5:09
  27. Better Days 2:27
  28. Newborn 5:35
  29. John The Revelator (Single Version) 3:16
  30. Lilian (Single Version) 3:33
  31. Precious (Michael Mayer Ambient Mix) 3:34
  32. Suffer Well (Alter Ego Remix) 6:09
  33. Lilian (Robag Wruhme Slomoschen Kikker) 3:45
  34. A Pain That I’m Used To (Goldfrapp Remix) 4:40
  35. A Pain That I’m Used To (Telex Remix) 3:27

Depeche Mode – Playing The Angel | The 12″ Singles

  • all tracks written by Martin Gore, except “Suffer Well” by David Gahan, Christian Eigner, and Andrew Phillpott
  • produced by Ben Hillier
  • highest chart position 19 (UK) 16 (Ger)
  • 2022 Depeche Mode was David Gahan and Martin Gore, Andrew Fletcher passed away 26 May 2022