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Released today, 'First You Jump' is the second single from the forthcoming Simple Minds album 'Direction of the Heart'. A beautifully understated video performance, shot during the day in the spectacular Teatro Antico in Sicily, shows the band in truly epic & wistful form!...

Available to pre-order now, the softback version of the very well received 'Simple Minds: #HeartOfTheCrowd' book will be released on the 3rd of November. It features over 800 stories from fans & band members over the years, including an introduction by Jim and many 'never...

Simple Minds announce their eighteenth studio album ‘Direction of the Heart’, set for release on 21st October 2022 and available to pre-order HERE. ‘Direction of The Heart’ finds the band at their most confident and anthemic best and is an inspired celebration of life, most...

Simple Minds are featured in the forthcoming album Live at WOMAD 1982, it includes an unheard live recording from their set at the first @womadfestival. It is out on @realworldrecords on 29 July 2022 and marks 40 years of WOMAD. Available to preorder now on...

To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Record Store Day there will be an exclusive release of Simple Minds ‘5X5 LIVE’. Offered on vinyl for the very first time and pressed on three 180g red, white & blue discs, it will be available worldwide on 23rd...

On January 17, Simple Minds release ‘Act Of Love’ as a one-off single to mark the anniversary of the band’s very first performance – at Glasgow’s Satellite City on January 17, 1978....

HMV celebrate their Centenary year by carefully curating a selection of the finest albums and soundtracks from the last 100 years. As part of this, they will release: 'Sparkle in the Rain, the 1921 Centenary Edition Orange Vinyl'...

Available to pre-order now! – ‘Heart of the Crowd‘ is an official oral history of Simple Minds, mixing over 800 fan anecdotes with those of band members and other collaborators and with an introduction written by Jim. The book also features never before seen photographs,...

Today Simple Minds release a brand new deluxe version of the classic album ‘Street Fighting Years’ as a 4-CD box set, including the original album remastered at Abbey Road plus a host of B-sides, edits and 12″ remixes. It also includes a previously unissued Verona...

On 6th March Simple Minds will release a brand new deluxe version of the classic album ‘Street Fighting Years’ as a 4-CD box set, including the original album remastered at Abbey Road plus a host of B-sides, edits and 12" remixes. It also includes a...