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Commonwealth Games part 1

Oh this is wonderful. We arrived in Glasgow on Friday to what was unpromising weather. I had venue specific training on Saturday and as we went off in our double decker bus to see the three venues, we were stopped at the traffic lights at George Square just as the Glasgow Pride March came past. 874 more words

Simple Minds - Life In A Day (1979)

The story of Simple Minds is generally regarded by most as a story of two halves. The trendy, cool sound of their first five albums before their spiky/angular sound gave way to 80s arena rock bombast. 297 more words

Album Reviews

SNAP Gig-Guide// July 14th - 20th

The World Cup may be over, but at least we still haveĀ a few weeks left over to enjoy the rest of the Summer, and fittingly this week’s Gig-Guide includes a whole host of outdoor shows, set to take place at Kew Gardens, including shows from Elvis Costello, Jools Holland, Simple Minds and more, as well a shows from Dan Le Sac Vs. 296 more words

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The Bedroom Hour - Debut Album - review -by Forgottenbee

The Bedroom Hour

The Bedroom Hour is a five piece West London based group from Uxbridge. They combine the sound of atmospheric synth, accomplished unique guitar riffs, distinct rhythmic drum beats with evocative powerful and moving vocals and lyrics. 1,411 more words

Music

I Have Been Mostly Listening to #3

So with my writing world in chaos thanks to a few days in Berlin, this has been the one stable post. Ah stability, what every music writer dreams of… Anyway, here are some tracks that I’ve been slipping in and out of like they’re a selection of German beers this week; 43 more words

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50 YEARS OF TOP OF THE POPS : JUL 4 - JUL 10

The week after Independence Day, let’s start all American with a video that’s too good not to Cher, sorry, share, about the time Cher went for a walkabout. 271 more words

Music

Song of the Day: Don't You Forget About Me by Simple Minds

Don’t You (Forget About Me)

Hey, hey, hey ,hey
Ohhh…

Won’t you come see about me?
I’ll be alone, dancing you know it baby

Tell me your troubles and doubts… 231 more words

Song Of The Day