Martin Lee Gore (born 23 July 1961) is an English singer songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, producer, remixer, and DJ. He is a founding member of Depeche Mode and has written the majority of their songs. His work now spans over three decades. Gore's best-known compositions include hits such as "Personal Jesus", "Enjoy the Silence", "Stripped","It's No Good", "In Your Room", "I Feel You", "People Are People","Precious","A Question of Time", "Policy Of Truth", "Everything Counts", "Behind the Wheel", "Shake the Disease", "Never Let Me Down Again" and many more.
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Martin Lee Gore
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founding member and songwritter of Depeche Mode
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23 July 1961
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Basildon, Essex, England
5' 7" (170 cm)
St. Nicholas high school
Alternative dance · Synthpop · New Wave · Alternative Rock · synth-pop
Guitar · Vocals · Keyboards · Synthesizer · Sampler · Bass Guitar · Piano · Theremin · Organ · Harmonium · Accordion · Melodica · Recorder · Banjo · Percussion · Tronichord · Turntables
Mute · Sire · Reprise
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