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Pete Tong's Essential New Tune
My Cosmos Is Mine (ANNA Remix)
Depeche Mode
Sony Music
"This week's ENT is a remix of a track from Depeche Mode's new album, Memento Mori, which is out now. The album was produced by Simian Mobile Disco and super-producer James Ford. The track was given its live world premiere when the young lady responsible for the remix played it for the first time in front of a few thousand ecstatic people up at Dalt Villa in Ibiza for the closing of IMS Ibiza at the iconic world heritage site."
This week's featured Essential New Tune was featured in last week’s Friday show on BBC Radio 1. Listen again and forward to 33.35 here.
Label: Sony Music
Management: Depeche Mode - Jonathan Kessler / ANNA - Ben Turner, Graphite Music / Leticia van Riel, LVR Management
Publishing: Depeche Mode - EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI) o/b/o / Grabbing Hands Music Ltd. and / EMIMusic Publishing Ltd. (PRS)
Radio: Depeche Mode - Ellie Kemp, Sony Music
TV: Depeche Mode - Samantha Sewell, Sony Music
Online: Depeche Mode - Sofia Kubieck, Sony Music / ANNA - Neil Bainbridge, Neighbourhood
Live: ANNA - Brendan Long, WME / Andrew Kelsey, Liason (Americas)
16 May 2023
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  • Ministry Of Sound has signed an exclusive recording deal with Scottish DJ/production duo LF System. (RotD
  • RA.884 Etapp Kyle (RA
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  • Sam Divine @ Snowbombing 2023 (Mixmag
  • Mochakk at Plaza de España, in Sevilla, Spain (Cercle
  • Four Tet x Fred again.. x Skrillex - Coachella 2023 (DJMag
  • IMS Dalt Vila 2023
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    Layla Benitez B2B Jellybean Benitez  (Beatport
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