Depeche Mode have announced concerts in Dublin and Belfast for later this year.

The band will play the Odyssey Arena, Belfast on Thursday November 7 and the O2, Dublin on Saturday November 9.

Tickets will go on sale next Friday, April 12, at 9:00am from usual outlets with prices yet to be announced.

Depeche Mode have just released their new album, Delta Machine.

Read our review of Delta Machine here.

Commenting, Depeche Mode lead singer Dave Gahan said: "I'm really looking forward to getting out there and performing. There are so many die hard Depeche Mode fans who have been with us every step of this journey that I can't wait to see.

"I also hope that we gain some new fans with the release of Delta Machine, and I look forward to exposing them to a great Depeche Mode live performance."