Author Topic: Did you know that Robert Smith wanted Alan Wilder (ex-Depeche Mode) in the band?  (Read 4560 times)

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Online dsanchez

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"After his split from Depeche Mode (1995), Alan Wilder was approached by contemporary indie-star and Depeche Mode-fan Robert Smith with an offer to join The Cure. Wilder respectfully declined"


I just try to image how The Cure would have sounded with Wilder's excellent contribution. Wow, that would have been great I suposse...

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omg! it would be sooo awsome! too bad it never came true

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I just try to image how The Cure would have sounded with Wilder's excellent contribution.

Well, there probably would have been less this in the band:

So, why not?  :-D

And maybe The Cure would still have a keyboard player...

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I only knew from one of his very early interviews that he couldn't
imagine to play with Depeche Mode longer than ten years.Anyway
it was clever from Robert to ask him.What a shame because I liked
the stuff from Alan. :(
Wunderlich, Sokrates sprach stets davon, daß er von
einer Frau gelernt habe. O, auch ich kann sagen, ich
verdanke einem Mädchen mein Bestes; ich habe es just
nicht von ihr gelernt, sondern durch sie.
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