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Picture - Charlie Burchill - Simple Minds... Grimsby United Kingdom, Friday 27th March 2015

Charlie Burchill - Simple Minds performing live at The Auditorium in Grimsby at The Grimsby Auditorium - Grimsby, United Kingdom - Friday 27th March 2015

Simple Minds, Mel Gaynor and Ged Grimes
Simple Minds and Charlie Burchill

Picture - Mel Gaynor - Shots of... Gothenburg Sweden, Monday 16th March 2015

Mel Gaynor - Shots of Scottish 70's rock band Simple Minds as they performed live in concert at Liseberg in Gothenburg, Sweden - Monday 16th March 2015

Simple Minds and Charlie Burchill
Simple Minds and Charlie Burchill
Simple Minds and Charlie Burchill
Simple Minds and Charlie Burchill
Simple Minds and Charlie Burchill

The Wind And The Wave Take On Sia And Steve Nicks In 'Covers One' EP Release


The Wind and The Wave Sia R Kelly Stevie Nicks Regina Spektor Cyndi Lauper Simple Minds

Texan two-piece The Wind and The Wave re-introduce some of the nation's favorite pop songs with their upcoming EP release, 'Covers One'. The record is set for release in February and will be followed up by a US tour.

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The Wind And The Wave release 'Covers One' EP in February 2015

The EP features epic renditions of hits of both old and new. There's Sia's explosive 2014 showstopper 'Chandelier', R. Kelly's 2003 number one 'Ignition', Metric's 2009 single 'Gold Guns Girls', Stevie Nicks' third solo single from 1982 'Edge of Seventeen' and Regina Spektor's 2013 release 'You've Got Time'. 'Covers One' will also feature versions of Cyndi Lauper's 'Time After Time' and Simple Minds' 'Don't You (Forget About Me)' which were specially recorded for the 'Grey's Anatomy' soundtrack.

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Picture - Charlie Burchill - Simple Minds... Amsterdam Netherlands, Wednesday 20th November 2013

Charlie Burchill - Simple Minds performing in concert held at the Heineken Music Hall - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Wednesday 20th November 2013

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Molly Ringwald Covers The Breakfast Club's 'Don't You (Forget About Me)


Molly Ringwald John Hughes Simple Minds

Molly Ringwald, of The Breakfast Club fame, has covered the film's main theme song for her new jazz album Except Sometimes. The singer puts a new spin on the catchy track, originally by Simple Minds.

"When I recorded the album...it was really soon after John Hughes passed away. And he was in my mind a lot," Ringwald told Vulture when asked why she decided to record the classic track. "And, I don't know, I felt like I wanted to sing a tribute to him. And also, I wanted to incorporate who I was into who I am." The Breakfast Club - directed by the late great John Hughes - and starring Ringwald, Emilio Estevez and Anthony Michael Hall followed five teenagers as they spend a Saturday detention together and come to realise they are all deeper than their respective stereotypes.

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Simple Minds, X5 Album Review


It's 1985, the Breakfast Club is in the Cinema and its theme song, 'Don't You Forget About Me', has just helped break Simple Minds in America.

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Simple Minds, Graffiti Soul Album Review


Review of Simple Minds album Graffiti Soul

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