Tuesday, December 2 2014
Simple Minds have released their best studio album in possibly three decades, striking a beautiful balance of pop radiance and musical delicacy.
Wednesday, June 19 2013
There isn't a bad song on this entire, three-disc, 50-song collection, but questions arise about the necessity of this release, simply because this is neither the first boxset nor the first hits compilation for the prolific band.
Sunday, August 30 2009
Simple Minds used to be huge. Really, they did. Here's the album that's meant to remind you. What do you mean you couldn't be bothered?
Tuesday, November 14 2006
The band that doesn’t want you to forget about them compiles songs that prove Mr. Kerr and crew were alive and kicking in years prior to 1985.
Thursday, January 26 2006
Cynics beware: this is not a band cashing in and checking out, or a band trying to recapture any past cultural significance; it's a band that still has something to say and a beautiful way of saying it.
Thursday, February 19 2009
How a post-punk synth band became a poor man's U2.