Music industry veteran Paul Smernicki tells Michael Alexander why he’s excited to have relocated from the London 'big smoke' back to Dundee and it's 'buoyant' music scene.
Youngsters taking part in a pioneering music initiative were inspired when one of Dundee's own home grown stars joined in yesterday.
Ged Grimes’ Gaelic-themed Celtic Connections live music show a chance to ‘shout loud’ about Dundee’s creativity
Michael Alexander hears why Ged Grimes of Simple Minds’ Gaelic themed computer game show The Bard’s Tale Live at Celtic Connections is a chance to ‘shout loud’ about Dundee’s growing creativity.
Dundee-raised Simple Minds bass player Ged Grimes will be releasing a second volume of Gaelic songs early next year for a video game set in 18th Century Scotland.
‘Cool’ to produce Gaelic computer game soundtrack in Dundee, says Simple Minds bass player Ged Grimes
Gaelic music composed by Dundee-born Simple Minds bass player Ged Grimes takes centre stage in a new video game set in 18th century Scotland. Michael Alexander spoke to Ged to find out more.
The Dundee bass player with rock icons Simple Minds has revealed that it will be a “huge buzz” for him to end the band’s Grandslam tour with an open air gig in his home city on Sunday September 9.
‘We had some heady times in Dundee – it used to be quite rough!’, says Simple Minds guitarist Charlie Burchill
Ahead of Simple Minds’ long-awaited gig at Slessor Gardens on September 9, guitarist Charlie Burchill tells Michael Alexander about the “heady times” in Dundee during the band's early days –and explains why he’s “fallen in love again” with Scotland.
My affinity with Dundee: Why Simple Minds legend Jim Kerr hopes to bring ‘luck’ to the opening of the V&A
As Simple Minds release their first album in four years, Michael Alexander chatted to lead singer Jim Kerr about the V&A, KT Tunstall -and the band’s long time affinity with Dundee.
Simple Minds live on stage, anywhere in the world, is a phenomenal experience.