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Today's the day, the 'New Gold Dream' Deluxe Box in all it's various versions is available & OUT NOW !

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Todays the day, the New Gold Dream Deluxe Box in all its various versions is available & OUT NOW !

AMAZON: http://po.st/mg1paj

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Scott TaylorI like Simple Minds but I'm not paying for a box set to hear Promised you a miracle 16 times-total con rather hear Live in the city of light any day!

6 hours ago   ·  1

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Alexander GerhardsI am awaiting mine soon. Maybe it takes a little longer all the way to germany... Hope, this boxset is not the last. Hopefully there will be some comin up, e.g. for "Sons and fascination", "Streetfighting years", etc....

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Mark A WebsterBetter get my daughters to teach me how to download this Jim... Any dates yet for the Australian tour? I want to bring my daughters to the Melbourne show. Cheers mate.

6 hours ago   ·  4

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Greg LaneNo link to the shop?!?Someone's missing a trick here...

6 hours ago   ·  2

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Ben VosJust received my pre-order issue of it fine in New Zealand in mint condition. What a marvellous piece of art it is! Nicely packed and haven't got around to listen to all of it yet. The 5.1 mix I believe is a re-polished version of the 2005 mix that I proudly own on DVD as well, and it sounds really nice. How interesting to read that the drum backing tracks for the title track were recorded in the studio with 2 drum kits opposing one another and Mike and Mel simultaneously doing their thing with 30 mics plugged in, no wander it sounds so massive... A real gem to own

6 hours ago   ·  4
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Leon HandWhat about a remaster of Live in the City of Light.

6 hours ago   ·  3

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Kenny BrownStill the statement album by Simple Minds. Glorious

6 hours ago   ·  2
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Ally LouiseMakes my happy cells sparkle :)

6 hours ago   ·  2
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Dan NelsonWaiting for my delivery. Can't wait

6 hours ago   ·  1
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John DeggArrived yesterday. Like the booklets inside. Good read

5 hours ago   ·  2
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Dave CorksGuys. What are the full duration mixes ??

6 hours ago   ·  1
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Shaun TranterPity there is no live show in there as you started with one in the sparkle set. Dont worry about the odd mistake thats part n parcel of playing live. The Jams Fire & Skill 6 live cd box set one from each tour is straight from the mixing desk tapes. youve got loads of live shows in the archive. Unless your looking to do like the Jam and do a special live box set of live cds from relivant tours. Also like Greg Lane said why do a link to Amazon why not support your own shop

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Paul WhitingIf I could only keep one album it would simply be this...the most beautiful soundscape I've ever heard, 30+ years on...never repeated and never bettered!

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Remco VinkHope it will be delivered today! I like all those box sets...keep them coming! Cant wait for sfy, rl, gnftnw etc. I consider them as my definite collection to teach my child in the future;) And ofcourse a row of those box sets look cool on the bookshelves;)

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Tona MackinnonGot my preorder set love the wee books with the Tiffany"s ticket .... Off night shift now to enjoy it!

4 hours ago
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Gerald ChyzenskiWhat I was hoping for was a double vinyl bundle. Disc 1 "the album" (which ranks among my favourite five albums ever). Disc 2 out takes and B sides from those sessions.

4 hours ago
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Mike OsborneSeriously can't wait for Mr Postman to deliver this to my door! NGD is my favourite Simple Minds album and one of the best albums ever. It's glorious music and beautiful lyrics never fail to lift me when I'm down. This box set looks amazing. Come on Mr Postman; I'm waiting.....

2 hours ago
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Alan F JonesAmazon just said my copy is arriving today,

4 hours ago
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Nileshan R Govender********hunter and the hunted*******

3 hours ago
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Marty LeachKyoto in the snow, heavens far away....

5 hours ago

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Philip William AdamsWhich order will you load/play the discs.... and does it say anything about the kind of Minds fan you are??? Me, Disc5, then 4, then 3, then 2, then 1... I'm a Red, Purple, Green, Blue, Gold bloke...... and straight into 'Somebody Up There Likes You' (Full Duration/Instra.).... Today is a good day :-)

2 hours ago
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Jochen JorzikMine has arrived this morning! Surprise from my friend Olaf to my 50th birthday! Now I feel younger then ever 😀

1 hour ago
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Chris CaldwellAm listening to mine now & recalling when I saw you live on the NGD tour 😎

5 hours ago
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Paul PriceLove this album and once upon a time two of my all time favourite albums

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Richard BrunsveldDie goeie ouwe tijd! En nog steeds is simple minds een van mijn meest favoriete muziek!

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I'M WAITING FOR THE HU - MAN - ITY : BANANA + COFFEE
Banana and coffee is my usual breakfast whenever I am in London, and the people who serve me have been doing so for almost 30 years. They are my own Breakfast Club to be frank.
No matter what overwhelming events are taking shape worldwide, the headlines, the ups and downs of my own life, the pleasure I take in the few minutes chat we share each morning is real. What do we talk about? The usual stuff, I suppose. Call it the "small stuff". But as time passed, I learnt that the smaller everyday stuff, daily common denominators in other words - is actually the "big stuff". The only stuff really worth bothering about perhaps? Because no matter where you come from, and these people who I chat to come from all over the world, it is surely known that our real cares, our hopes and dreams etc - are all the same. And I cannot tell you how much I like these familiar faces for being so full of life, for being the way they are, and for the good feeling that come through those few minutes of human transaction. Hopefully you know what I mean? JK

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IM WAITING FOR THE HU - MAN - ITY : BANANA + COFFEE
Banana and coffee is my usual breakfast whenever I am in London, and the people who serve me have been doing so for almost 30 years. They are my own Breakfast Club to be frank.
No matter what overwhelming events are taking shape worldwide, the headlines, the ups and downs of my own life, the pleasure I take in the few minutes chat we share each morning is real. What do we talk about? The usual stuff, I suppose. Call it the small stuff. But as time passed, I learnt that the smaller everyday stuff, daily common denominators in other words - is actually the big stuff. The only stuff really worth bothering about perhaps? Because no matter where you come from, and these people who I chat to come from all over the world, it is surely known that our real cares, our hopes and dreams etc - are all the same. And I cannot tell you how much I like these familiar faces for being so full of life, for being the way they are, and for the good feeling that come through those few minutes of human transaction. Hopefully you know what I mean? JK

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Simple Minds OfficialNever actually get round to eating the banana - least until about 4pm some days.

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Heather SkipseyMorning Jim enjoy your morning coffee . I'm a London er am heading too Costa this morning . In this mad world life's simlle pleasures are the nicest . Enjoy your day xx

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David SnowA day off for me today. A banana to start me off before I get on my treadmill for an hour or so. After that I'll have earned myself a big fry up🍳

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Debbie Richardson LewisI hear ye <3 ...what a fabby song to listen to first thing in the morning..Good morning from bonnie Dundee! X

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Luigi ViolatorCongratulations for your paradise in Taormina. I spent just one day (July 14th) and I was so impressed about comfort and professionalism of the staff. (sam is a really nice guy).... I left a message for you hoping that you read it. Have a nice week end Luigi

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Manu KalchofnerGood morning Jim.... After a great funny night with friends I am suffering with headache....huuuu. So my coffee machine is very busy today. But after a swim in our river I will be refreshed. Big hug manu

8 hours ago   ·  1
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Katrin BaumbachYes I do know. And banana and cuddle is also my breakfast almost daily.

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Flavia SIBanana and coffee just like my hubby! I'd rather have milk and coffee and cereals! ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️ We have a new sunshine morning in Rome 🌅🌄☀️🌞

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Paul CullenHeading to Ayr JK watching my mate playing in the Scottish bowls singles at Northfield you would never hear of Banana coffee in Toryglen years ago How times have changed enjoy the coffee been listening to Sons and Fascinations God now that's a better fix than a coffee. ..any news on the tour 😊

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Dan NelsonHave a great day Jim. I'm just having a latte in the airport lounge ready for the flight back to DXB ☕️☕️✈️🇦🇪

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Anne-Marie Cartmell GreenMorning Jim. Keep your banana yuk°° Great interview with Lamacq. Really enjoyed it 😍😊

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Darren WilliamsMorning Jim, that's exactly what I am eating lol, and listening to NGD

8 hours ago   ·  1
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Paula MasonSpot on there. Mine's a banana, yoghurt and builder's tea :)

8 hours ago   ·  1
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Larelle Priptona ReadBanana and coffee - breakfast of champions!!! Fizz, buzz!

8 hours ago   ·  1
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Andy HaughtonNew warm banana skin 😁

8 hours ago   ·  1
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Ka TeeMorning glory. Coffee

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David FaganMy mother said in the early years' You must be bananas spending all your money travelling to see that band'. Almost 40 years later I'm still doing it and loving every minute.

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Tracy DrenicI'll say a late "good morning" to you Jim....(more like good afternoon) I am always bringing up the rear, me! It's just after 4pm now so I hope you have had your banana already :-). I am not a banana fan myself it's very rare I eat one! I'm always up & out first and I don't get time for a morning brew at home but I do Always make one for Ross (my hubby) before I leave for work of a morning....I make one later at work for me :-)

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Ally LouiseI know what you mean. I stop for coffee on the way to work. Not great coffee but made with love and the smiles and the chat that goes with it is priceless x

8 hours ago
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Daryl Ellis30 even 50 yrs later the message in the bottle comes to someone, like a pod sent to space 1 millions years from now canbe founs with a message stick , with the words of simple minds a vision a reason a thought from one minds eye

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Maurice EvanApart from the coffe-banana-breakfast... I identify so much with these thoughts an kindness. You're a true positive example of a human being, MrKerr. Your message really appeals to me, for quite some decades, honestly.

5 hours ago
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Simone UhlmannJust like the team at work who prepare my morning coffee. With over 3000 staff I'm always impressed they remember my name. And no I don't wear a name badge even though I'm supposed too 😉

8 hours ago
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Adriana MussolinBuona la banana!!! A good coffee solves everything ...always! I love your optimism Jim i hope is a good sign for my holidays, today it’s my last day at work viva! Ciao grande!!!!

8 hours ago
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David John DarbyshireLovely words again Jim no wonder you are a prolific song writer long may it continue👍🎤🎸🎼🎼 David n Susan xx

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Joakim AfzeliusLove that picture and the rord itself Have that pic on my bag , where i keep my banana for my afternoon break..

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‘Midnight Walking’ is directed by Roger Sargent and taken from Simple Minds latest album ‘BIG MUSIC‘ out now. Having just completed a major European and UK tour, the band are currently writing and recording their 17th Studio Album.

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Zurich – Zermatt Unplugged 2016
Oct 29 all-day

Simple Minds will play a special acoustic show at Kaufleuten in Zurich as part of the Zermatt Unplugged 2016 festival. Tickets will be available from 12:00 CET on Thursday 14th July.

 

Tickets - not yet!

 

 

“We would like to remind all of our fans and members that despite hearing announcements elsewhere regarding possible concert performances etc, it is only when the date is announced here at Simpleminds.com that you can be sure the information is 100% official and that contracts have been agreed”
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Luxembourg – Night of the Proms 2016
Nov 24 all-day
Luxembourg	- Night of the Proms 2016 @ D’Coque Arena | Luxembourg

Jim and Charlie will perform a set of classic Simple Minds songs with a full orchestra and production around Europe as part of ‘Night Of The Proms’

 

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“Night of the Proms is one of the most visited and most attractive musical events in Belgium and in Europe. It takes the audience on a journey through rousing and familiar classical repertoire, timeless pop classics, sing-along tunes and get-up-and-dance music, all of this backed by a mind-blowing visual and aural setting. The regular Night of the Proms orchestra Il Novecento conducted by Robert Groslot, a choir and an Electric Band lead by John ‘Music’ Miles play music from the last three centuries in such a joyful manner and with such verve, that everybody is carried away by their delightful performances. The orchestra will accompany international pop artists who enrapture the very lively audience with their greatest hits.”

 

“We would like to remind all of our fans and members that despite hearing announcements elsewhere regarding possible concert performances etc, it is only when the date is announced here at simpleminds.com that you can be sure the information is 100% official and that contracts have been agreed”
Simple Minds

Nov
25
Fri
2016
Mannheim – Night of the Proms 2016
Nov 25 all-day
Mannheim - Night of the Proms 2016 @ SAP Arena | Mannheim | Baden-Württemberg | Germany

Jim and Charlie will perform a set of classic Simple Minds songs with a full orchestra and production around Europe as part of ‘Night Of The Proms’

 

TICKETS HERE

 

“Night of the Proms is one of the most visited and most attractive musical events in Belgium and in Europe. It takes the audience on a journey through rousing and familiar classical repertoire, timeless pop classics, sing-along tunes and get-up-and-dance music, all of this backed by a mind-blowing visual and aural setting. The regular Night of the Proms orchestra Il Novecento conducted by Robert Groslot, a choir and an Electric Band lead by John ‘Music’ Miles play music from the last three centuries in such a joyful manner and with such verve, that everybody is carried away by their delightful performances. The orchestra will accompany international pop artists who enrapture the very lively audience with their greatest hits.”

 

“We would like to remind all of our fans and members that despite hearing announcements elsewhere regarding possible concert performances etc, it is only when the date is announced here at simpleminds.com that you can be sure the information is 100% official and that contracts have been agreed”
Simple Minds

Nov
26
Sat
2016
Dortmund – Night of the Proms 2016
Nov 26 all-day
Dortmund - Night of the Proms 2016 @ Westfalenhalle | Dortmund | North Rhine-Westphalia | Germany

Jim and Charlie will perform a set of classic Simple Minds songs with a full orchestra and production around Europe as part of ‘Night Of The Proms’

 

TICKETS HERE

 

“Night of the Proms is one of the most visited and most attractive musical events in Belgium and in Europe. It takes the audience on a journey through rousing and familiar classical repertoire, timeless pop classics, sing-along tunes and get-up-and-dance music, all of this backed by a mind-blowing visual and aural setting. The regular Night of the Proms orchestra Il Novecento conducted by Robert Groslot, a choir and an Electric Band lead by John ‘Music’ Miles play music from the last three centuries in such a joyful manner and with such verve, that everybody is carried away by their delightful performances. The orchestra will accompany international pop artists who enrapture the very lively audience with their greatest hits.”

 

“We would like to remind all of our fans and members that despite hearing announcements elsewhere regarding possible concert performances etc, it is only when the date is announced here at simpleminds.com that you can be sure the information is 100% official and that contracts have been agreed”
Simple Minds

Nov
27
Sun
2016
Oberhausen – Night of the Proms 2016
Nov 27 all-day
Oberhausen - Night of the Proms 2016 @ Arena | Oberhausen | North Rhine-Westphalia | Germany

Jim and Charlie will perform a set of classic Simple Minds songs with a full orchestra and production around Europe as part of ‘Night Of The Proms’

 

TICKETS HERE

 

“Night of the Proms is one of the most visited and most attractive musical events in Belgium and in Europe. It takes the audience on a journey through rousing and familiar classical repertoire, timeless pop classics, sing-along tunes and get-up-and-dance music, all of this backed by a mind-blowing visual and aural setting. The regular Night of the Proms orchestra Il Novecento conducted by Robert Groslot, a choir and an Electric Band lead by John ‘Music’ Miles play music from the last three centuries in such a joyful manner and with such verve, that everybody is carried away by their delightful performances. The orchestra will accompany international pop artists who enrapture the very lively audience with their greatest hits.”

 

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