Dave Gahan of Depeche Mode covers “New Rose” by The Damned
Recorded at the MusiCares benefit concert at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles on May 6th, 2011.
This was the seventh annual MusiCares benefit concert. Depeche Mode lead singer Dave Gahan and Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman were both honored at the event.
Gahan was honored with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award for his dedication and support of the MusiCares MAP Fund, and for his commitment to helping other addicts with the addiction and recovery process. Lyman received the MusiCares’ From the Heart Award for his unconditional friendship and dedication to the mission and goals of the organization.
All proceeds from the event went to the MusiCares MAP Fund, which provides members of the music community access to addiction recovery treatment regardless of their financial situation.
You can read more about MusiCares here: http://www.grammy.org/musicares