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Alive & Kicking - Jim Kerr talks about Sicily, Sunday Telegraph. Jim Kerr first visited Sicily when his group, Simple Minds, were just starting out. As the band's success grew so did his love for the island and when he lost his musical direction, it was...

Simple Minds/Expatriate, BCC Tues May 9th. An abridged, more intimate Convention Centre greeted ‘80s giants Simple Minds, once stadium fillers to rival U2, now with a smaller and, on tonight’s evidence, extremely loyal audience. First, Expatriate played appropriately post-punk flavoured synth rock, complete with floppy fringes and...

Don't You Forget About Them, Simple Minds, State Theatre, May 7th. WHO in their right minds would pay good money to see Scot-pop has-beens Simple Minds 20 years after their peak? Children of the '80s? Ageing fans of the original new wave? Geeks? Shouldn't these people...

New Live Bundle 02. Live Bundle 02 available for download. The 3 live tracks are All The Things She Said, Underneath The Ice and Colours Fly & Catherine Wheel. Live Bundle 02 also includes 2 exclusive band interviews. For more details follow the link to SHOP-DOWNLOAD BUNDLES....

Despite perhaps having been released to the market place, far from standing still, I feel that many of our songs are forever growing and taking shape. In that sense as a piece of work some songs are never really finished! Just like any living breathing thing...

Admittedly it was with a slight heavy heart that we left Sydney on the early morning flight after the final performance of our Australian Tour. The city has always been one our favorites to visit, and as the blazing red dawn rose up on the...

Download News! simpleminds.com has got off to a successful start with the launch of our exclusive downloads. The Black and White Live Bundle No1 is only the first of many such releases and gives a taste of what can be expected of future releases. In fact...

And now Greece for what will be the very last concert of this leg of our European Tour. Since we started in January we have driven just over 23,000 miles through 23 different countries and played almost 60 concerts. Being so I have no hesitation...

SimpleMinds.com Exclusive In a matter of days from now simpleminds.com will hit a landmark within its four and a half year history when it launches “SIMPLEMINDS.COM EXCLUSIVES”. This new facility is set to enable registered Simple Minds fans the opportunity to regularly download specially produced magazine packages...

My mother - a music fan throughout her life - could always be relied on to give her enthusiastic approval whenever she came across a group that appealed to her. The thing about her view that always brought a smile to me was the simplicity...

After a European concert tour that involved almost three months of constant traveling, what do I do with myself during these few free days that I have between now and our next series of concerts? I go traveling of course! Being the case it is from...