Backbeat Byte: Depeche Mode, Live Nation Execs Celebrate Sold-Out Staples Center Shows

Before playing the first of three sell-outs at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sept. 28th, Depeche Mode celebrated with the team that helped make it possible: manager Jonathan Kessler, Live Nation EVP of booking for Southern California/Las Vegas Rich Best, Live Nation VP of touring Craig Sneiderman and Staples Center VP of events and booking Christy Castillo Butcher. “Los Angeles loves this legendary band,” Butcher gushed.