Simple Minds announce huge 2020 world tour

Simple Minds announce huge 2020 world tour

Simple Minds celebrate 40 iconic years in music by embarking upon a major world tour in 2020. Today the band announce details of the tour’s European dates, which covers 38 shows across 12 countries and culminate with a homecoming show at Glasgow’s The SSE Hydro on April 25. Tickets will go on sale from 9am on Friday October 4 and will be available from www.simpleminds.com, www.gigsinscotland.com and www.ticketmaster.co.uk . “Simple Minds are different now,” says…

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Adele, Damon Albarn and Simple Minds win at Ivor Novello Awards

Adele, Damon Albarn and Simple Minds win at Ivor Novello Awards

Adele was today (May 19) named songwriter of the year at the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards, which recognise achievement in songwriting. The Hello hitmaker was honoured for her multi-million selling album, 25, which was released last year. The 28-year-old Londoner was unable to collect the award in person, as she is currently on tour in Europe. But in a video message, Adele said he was “very grateful” to have won again. “I won it on my…

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