- Simple Minds
- Pop/ Rock
Scottish post-punk, new wave Glaswegian rock band formed in 1978.
After selling more than 40 million albums worldwide, founding members and songwriters Jim Kerr and Charlie Burchill are joined in the current line-up by Mel Gaynor, Andy Gillespie and Ged Grimes.
Their key releases include the formative Arista-era albums such as "Empires and Dance", early Virgin-era albums "Sons and Fascination", "New Gold Dream" and "Sparkle In The Rain" and the stadium-hits "Alive and Kicking" and "Don't You (Forget About Me)", the latter a No 1 smash in the US.
They released debut album, "Life in a Day" in 1979, followed by: "Real to Real Cacophony" (1979), "Empires and Dance" (1980), "Sons and Fascination/Sister Feelings Call" (1981), "New Gold Dream" (1981)" (1982), "Sparkle in the Rain" (1984), "Once Upon a Time" (1985), "Street Fighting Years" (1989), "Real Life" (1991), "Good News from the Next World" (1995), "Néapolis" (1998), "Neon Lights" (2001), "Cry" (2002), "Black & White 050505" (2005), "Graffiti Soul" (2009), "Big Music" (2014), "Acoustic" (2016) and 2018's: "Walk Between Worlds".
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Events for Simple Minds
- Tue 9th Feb 2021 Simple Minds Motorpoint Arena (Cardiff) Buy Tickets
- Fri 18th Jun 2021 Nocturne Live, Simple Minds, Deacon Blue : 40 Years of Hits Blenheim Palace (Oxford) Buy Tickets
- Thu 12th Aug 2021 Simple Minds Wembley SSE Arena (Wembley) Buy Tickets
- Sun 15th Aug 2021 Simple Minds Princes Street Gardens (Edinburgh) Buy Tickets
- Tue 17th Aug 2021 Simple Minds P and J Live (formerly TECA) (Aberdeen) Buy Tickets
- Thu 19th Aug 2021 Simple Minds Bonus Arena (Hull) Buy Tickets
- Fri 20th Aug 2021 Simple Minds Utilita Arena (Newcastle-upon-Tyne) Buy Tickets
- Sat 21st Aug 2021 Simple Minds Motorpoint Arena (Nottingham) Buy Tickets
- Mon 23rd Aug 2021 CHSQ: Simple Minds Custom House Square (Belfast) Buy Tickets
- Tue 24th Aug 2021 Simple Minds 3arena (Dublin) Buy Tickets
- Thu 26th Aug 2021 Simple Minds Motorpoint Arena (Cardiff) Buy Tickets
- Fri 27th Aug 2021 Simple Minds Resorts World Arena/ NEC Arena (Birmingham) Buy Tickets
- Sat 28th Aug 2021 Simple Minds First Direct Arena (Leeds) Buy Tickets
- Sun 29th Aug 2021 Simple Minds SSE Hydro (Glasgow) Buy Tickets
- Tue 31st Aug 2021 Simple Minds M & S Bank Arena [Formerly Echo] (Liverpool) Buy Tickets
- Wed 1st Sep 2021 Simple Minds Bournemouth International Centre BIC (Bournemouth) Buy Tickets
- Thu 2nd Sep 2021 Simple Minds Brighton Centre (Brighton) Buy Tickets