On 11 October 1998, The Cure played a very secret gig at The Forum in London.
On 28 September 1998, new Depeche Mode tribute album, entitled For The Masses, was released in the United Kingdom. This album features 16 exclusive tracks including The Cure covering World In My Eyes.
The Cure did summer festivals appearances in Germany, Belgium, Austria, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and Czech Republic.
The Cure's song More Than This appeared in the American film The X-Files and was included on the soundtrack, which was released on 2 June 1998 in the United Kingdom.
From 5th to 9th March 1998, Robert Smith spent the weekend in a London studio recording a track entitled World In My Eyes for the upcoming Depeche Mode tribute album and a song entitled More Than This for the new X-Files soundtrack album. All tracks from this recording session were produced and engineered by Paul Corkett. From 12th to 15th March 1998, Robert Smith and Roger O'Donnell booked into Outside Studios for a further weekend of mixing.
On 2 March 1998, the Galore video was released in the United Kingdom through Caroline / Disc Distribution.