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Depeche Mode

Album: Hurts, Happiness (Sony)

The portentous solemnity of the Hurts hype would be hilarious were it not for the fact that the dapper duo deserve it.

Album: Moby, Last Night (Mute)

After making his fortune turning samples of blues records into a soundtrack for a million computer ads, bald vegan god-botherer Moby has fallen back in love with dance music.