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Big Country

Scottish rock band formed in the 80s, originally fronted by the late Stuart Adamson, but now comprised of Bruce Watson - guitar/ vocals, Mark Brzezicki - drums/ vocals, Jamie Watson - guitar/ vocals, plus live performers Simon Hough and bass player Scott Whitley.

The Alarm's Mike Peters was the vocalist from 2010 up until 2013.

Key hits include "In A Big Country", "Fields Of Fire", "Wonderland" and "Chance".

Albums include their 1983 debut, "The Crossing", plus "Steeltown" (1984), "The Seer" (1986), "Peace in Our Time" (1988), "No Place Like Home" (1991), "The Buffalo Skinners" (1993), "Why the Long Face" (1995), "Driving to Damascus" (1999), "John Wayne's Dream" (2002) and 2013's: "The Journey".

The Boiler Shop Stephenson Works
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
The Georgian Theatre/ Green Room
Stockton-on-Tees
Motherwell Concert Hall
Motherwell
Nantwich Civic Hall
Cheshire
The Buttermarket/ Cellars
Shrewsbury
Holmfirth Picturedrome
West Yorkshire
The Empire
Coventry
The Boiler Shop Stephenson Works
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
The Empire
Middlesbrough
King George's Hall
Blackburn
Guildhall
Gloucester
Portland House
Cardiff
The Live Rooms
Chester
Leeds University Union [Stylus/ Pulse/ Mine]
Leeds
Brudenell Social
Leeds
The Cambridge Junction
Cambridge
Islington Assembly Hall [Town Hall]
Islington
The Brook
Southampton
Concorde 2
Brighton
Chinnerys
Southend
The Civic Hall - Cottingham
East Riding of Yorkshire
Meridian Park
Cleethorpes
Whitby Pavilion Theatre
Whitby
The Dome
Doncaster
O2 Academy Newcastle
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
The Engine Shed/ Platform (university of Lincoln)
Lincoln
The Rescue Rooms
Nottingham
The Flowerpot
Derby
The Flowerpot
Derby
Epic Centre
Norwich
Roadmender
Northampton
The Lemon Tree
Aberdeen
Harpenden Public Halls
Hertfordshire
The Mick Jagger Centre
Dartford
The Dome/ Grand Central Hall
Liverpool
Manchester Academy
Manchester
Concorde 2
Brighton
Leadmill
Sheffield
Sheffield University Students Union/ Octagon/ Foundry
Sheffield
Holmfirth Picturedrome
West Yorkshire
Nantwich Civic Hall
Cheshire