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Simple Minds- Sanctify Yourself- Sydney 12-7-12

We saw the endearing, lovable Jim Kerr, guitarist Charlie Burchill, and Simple Minds  perform in Dallas/ Ft.Worth in November 2018, and even before entering the auditorium proper we were alerted to the explosive sounds of "Big Music" from the…

Tears for Fears- Songs from the Big Chair 35th Anniversary

Tears for Fears "Songs from the Big Chair" 35th anniversary In the Studio with Redbeard & guest Curt Smith

Roxy Music- Take a Chance with Me- Radio City Music Hall 5-26-83

After bringing smiles and raising the volume on many TV remotes for most of this year by using The Fixx "Saved by Zero" in their national ad campaign, the ad agency for a big brokerage house just switched to Roxy Music's "Take a Chance with…

Lou Reed

Lou Reed focuses on his second post-Velvet Underground album,"Transformer" containing the Top 20 alterna-hit "Walk on the Wild Side". Rolling Stone magazine writers rank "Transformer"  at #192 on their Top 500 All Time list

Simple Minds- Celebrate the Greatest Hits pt2- Jim Kerr

By 1995 there was a real question whether Scottish band Simple Minds could remain relevant in a third decade. Jim Kerr reveals just how close they came to packing it.