Supporting Big Country – recap

In Tour Diary by Kathy1 Comment

The Journey – Simon supporting Big Country on April UK dates

Simon spent a good chunk of April on the road opening solo acoustic for Big Country on their UK dates of The Journey Tour.  He began at Newcastle on Apr 14th and finished up in Reading on the 26th – 10 shows in all.

opening night tweet

… don’t see this every day

A rather unusual “coffin table” in the dressing room at Corporation, Sheffield:

The Coffee, em Coffin Table, Corporation Sheffield Mark has a bit of a rest in Sheffield

Amazing gig in Southampton

Simon thought this was a great gig – and Phil Spalding (bass player extraordinaire and member of Simon’s touring band) was on hand to capture a few shots – THANKS PHIL!  — Check out Phil’s page on FACEBOOK

Rockin gig in Southampton

Simon at Talking Heads Southampton, photo by Phil Spalding Simon at Talking Heads Southampton, photo by Phil Spalding

 Wow – he really HAS been busy so far this year ..

50 shows this year to date!



  1. Thanks Simon,

    Two great gigs after The WHO with the band at the O2 in Newcastle and the Hare and Hounds in Brum well kings Heath.


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