Simply Minds Tickets
Simply Minds are to tour next summer, by doing the Forests Circuit, They will be alive and kicking. Simple Minds have announced details of an upcoming 2011 greatest hits tour.The group will play at various woodland locations next summer as part of the Forestry Commission Live Music series of shows.
The band will begin the gig-run at Bedgebury National Pinetum in Kent on June 10. Support on the jaunt will come from Starsailor’s James Walsh.
80?s Scottish rock band Simple Minds have confirmed the dates for their Greatest Hits tour of the UK in 2011. The band, famous for their hit “Don’t You (Forget About Me)” which was featured on “The Breakfast Club” movie soundtrack, have been together since the late 70?s. Their tour will begin in June next year, and tickets will go on sale this Friday, 3rd December, at 9am.
Simple Minds have announced a Greatest Hits Forest Tour for next summer, playing a series of dates in spectacular woodland locations as part of the Forestry Commission Live Music Tour.
Classic songs like Alive and Kicking, Don’t You (Forget About Me), Waterfront and Belfast Child established Simple Minds with a global audience, and a run of No. 1 albums – including Sparkle In the Rain, Once Upon A Time and Street Fighting Years – propelled them to supergroup status in the UK. The band’s Greatest Hits will be released in the spring.
Commenting on the tour, Jim Kerr said: “We’ve never done the forest gigs before so we are really looking forward to performing in such beautiful places.”
Simple Minds will play the following dates:
SIMPLE MINDS TOUR DATES 2011
Bedgebury Pinetum & Forest, Kent – 10th June
Thetford Forest, Suffolk – 11th
Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucestershire – 17th
Sherwood Pines Forest Park, Nottinghamshire – 18th
Dalby Forest, North Yorkshire – 24th
Cannock Chase Forest, Staffordshire – 25th
Delamere Forest, Cheshire – 3rd July