Going Backwards

"Going Backwards" is a song by English electronic band Depeche Mode from their fourteenth studio album Spirit.[1] It was released as the album's second single on 23 June 2017. The cover art was designed by Anton Corbijn. A physical CD and vinyl release was released on 15 September 2017.[2] A live video was released on 22 June 2017.[3]

"Going Backwards"
Going backwards-cover.jpg
Single by Depeche Mode
from the album Spirit
A-side"Going Backwards"
B-sideVarious Remixes
"Poison Heart"
Released23 June 2017 (2017-06-23)
Recorded2016
GenreAlternative rock, synthpop, electronic rock
Length5:42
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Martin L. Gore
Producer(s)James Ford
Depeche Mode singles chronology
"Where's the Revolution"
(2017)
"Going Backwards"
(2017)
"Cover Me"
(2017)

Track listingEdit

  • Digital single[4]
  1. "Going Backwards" (Album Version) – 5:43
  2. "Going Backwards" (Highline Sessions Version) – 5:27
  • CD single / digital download
  1. "Going Backwards" (Radio Edit) – 3:51
  2. "Going Backwards" (Chris Liebing Mix) – 9:07
  3. "Going Backwards" (Solomun Extended Radio Remix) – 8:25
  4. "Going Backwards" (The Belleville Three Full Vocal Mix) – 6:44
  5. "Going Backwards" (Point Point Remix) – 4:32
  6. "Going Backwards" (Chris Liebing Burn Slow Mix) – 7:08
  7. "Going Backwards" (Maya Jane Coles Remix) – 5:57
  8. "Poison Heart" (Soulsavers Re-Work) – 3:45
  • Double LP Vinyl single
  1. "Going Backwards" (Chris Liebing Mix) – 9:07
  2. "Going Backwards" (Solomun Club Remix) – 7:53
  3. "Going Backwards" (The Belleville Three Deep Bass) – 5:58
  4. "Going Backwards" (Chris Liebing Burn Slow Mix) – 7:08
  5. "Going Backwards" (Point Point Remix) – 4:32
  6. "You Move" (Latroit Remix) – 4:17
  7. "Poison Heart" (Soulsavers Re-Work) – 3:45
  • Claptone Remix
  1. "Going Backwards" (Claptone Remix) – 6:44

PersonnelEdit

ChartsEdit

Chart (2017)[5] Peak
position
US Hot Rock & Alternative Songs (Billboard)[6] 37

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Düll, Helena (8 June 2017). "Depeche Mode: "Going Backwards" wird nächste Single". Rolling Stone (in German). Retrieved 19 February 2021.
  2. ^ @bongmute (July 31, 2017). "#DepecheMode #GoingBackwards #Remixes CD and vinyl should be released on 15 September 2017. Patience.  ;)" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  3. ^ Morgan Britton, Luke (22 June 2017). "Watch Depeche Mode's 360-degrees live video for 'Going Backwards' | NME". NME | Music, Film, TV, Gaming & Pop Culture News. Retrieved 19 February 2021.
  4. ^ Barassi, Daniel. "Depeche Mode: The Archives". Depeche Mode: The Archives.
  5. ^ "Depeche Mode". Billboard. Retrieved 19 February 2021.
  6. ^ "Depeche Mode Chart History (Hot Rock & Alternative Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 7 March 2017.

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