SaMPLE MINDS - the World’s most experienced tribute to SIMPLE MINDS.
Established in 1999, SaMPLE MINDS have developed into the definitive tribute to SIMPLE MINDS.
“Too good for their own good, these guys are starting to make life difficult!”
Jim Kerr (Frontman Simple Minds)
A great compliment that lead to SaMPLE MINDS keyboard player Simon Hayward to firstly tour with Jim Kerr on his solo LOSTBOY AKA project and then to go on to write, perform and produce with the real SIMPLE MINDS!
SaMPLE MINDS have a legacy that spans nearly 2 decades and are world renowned as one of the leading tributes to any act - even featuring in the bestseller book, ‘Like A Rolling Stone - The Strange Life of Tribute Bands’ and followed in several tabloid newspapers.
Having headlined many major festivals throughout Europe including the televised 2006 FIFA World Cup Quarter Final, Kieler Woche (Europe’s biggest festival) and frequently sharing the bill with numerous star acts including - Nena, Howard Jones, Ultravox, Bob Geldof, Thomas Godoj, Kim Wilde, Soul II Soul, The Blues Brothers, Level 42, T’Pau, Aswad, Kajagoogoo, The Stranglers, ELO, Go West and many more, SaMPLE MINDS are without doubt the definitive tribute to SIMPLE MINDS.
Drawing on their 40 Years legacy of chart topping hits, the unique sweeping musical landscapes of SIMPLE MINDS are replicated giving the audience the full force of their signature wall of sound.
From the thunderous opening bars of ‘Waterfront’ to the anthems of ‘Don’t You Forget About Me’, ‘Alive & Kicking’ and ‘Belfast Child’ - it’s epic rock from Scotland’s most successful international act. The band have even been joined on stage by members of the original SIMPLE MINDS!
The attention to detail is uncompromising and amazing. All the emotion, passion and drama faithfully reproduced by a world class group of incredible musicians from both the UK and Germany.
Accept no substitute. SaMPLE MINDS - the only credible alternative to SIMPLE MINDS!
SIMPLY THE BEST!