Work in Progress: The Posters Came From the Walls

Depeche Mode are sort of the electronic version of Morrissey, inspiring downright zealotry among their hordes of fans. Those devotees are the subject of a new documentary by Turner Prize-winner Jeremy Deller and his collaborator Nicholas Abrahams. Fandom can, of course, give rise to even stranger artistic re-imaginings and re-purposings. This extract reminds us, however, that a marching band version of “Personal Jesus” is a truly tragic idea.

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