The duo of Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith became a huge part of the major US chart takeover by British acts of the mid-1980s.
Our interview with the enduring Scottish singer-songwriter found her in ebullient mood about her new record and tour.
Selling over 60 million records worldwide, the Jim Kerr-fronted band have had number one singles on both sides of the Atlantic, and chart-topping albums the world over,
The band's show at Le Zénith on 12 August 1986 became the basis of the double album 'Live In The City Of Light.'
It’s an era that has been unfairly maligned in the past, but these days it’s clear: during a flamboyant decade, 80s pop ruled the world.
Many a chart hit has come off the back of a movie appearance. From Simple Minds to Stevie Wonder, we present some of the best songs in films.
Shiny productions, daft haircuts, yet music full of substance. We roll up the jacket sleeves, slip on the Ray-Bans & present the Best 80s Hits Of All Time.
Scottish modern rock figureheads Simple Minds will have Acoustic In Concert released in multiple formats by Eagle Rock Entertainment on 16 June.
A run down of some of the highlight box sets released in 2016... We hope you've got deep pockets...
Reinventing their classic hits, Simple Minds release ‘Simple Minds Acoustic’ on 1 November.
Simple Minds’ classic 1982 album, ‘New Gold Dream (81,82,83,84)’, gets a six-disc deluxe box set reissue on 29 July, with a host of unreleased recordings.
Released in 1982 New Gold Dream (81–82–83–84) was Simple Minds 5th album in 3 years and it was a commercial and critical breakthrough they were seeking
A slew of classic albums are reissued on 180g vinyl, with half-speed remastering undertaken at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in London.
Cut at Abbey Road Studios, six classic albums, including Exile On Main St, are being re-pressed on 180g vinyl as part of the Half Speed Mastering range.
Simple Minds will see their influential catalogue further celebrated by Universal Catalogue’s ‘The Vinyl Collection 79-84’ and ‘Once Upon A Time' box sets.
20 years ago today, Simple Minds entered the UK chart with what remains the last of their eight UK top ten singles, ‘She’s A River.’