Sunday Dec 8
Kevin Bryan's Record Reviews
Christy Moore,"Where I Come From" - Christy Moore's admirable honesty and visceral dislike of injustice dominates this unusual retrospective,which features sparse and intimate re-recordings of many of his finest self-penned songs,as well as a couple of freshly minted creations,"Where I Come From" and the irreverent "Arthur's Day."
Review: Simple Minds/Ultravox, SSE Hydro, Glasgow
This was the first of only four UK gigs to combine the sleek, electronic style of Ultravox with the pomp and grandeur of Simple Minds.
Eighties icons are alive and kicking on arena tour
THEY were both born and brought up in Glasgow in the 1950s and 1960s, both topped the charts in the 1980s and were both involved in landmark charity concerts - but Jim Kerr and Midge Ure surprisingly hadn't met until relatively recently.