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The Pretenders and Simple Minds UK Tour in Full Swing

08 Aug 2018

Simple Minds and The Pretenders are currently rocking their way through their Grandslam Summer Tour 2018.

The tour began last Friday, 3rd August, at Millennium Square in Leeds and will run until 9th September where Slessor Gardens, Dundee will play host to the final show. For more information on their upcoming tour dates and tickets, click here.

As Simple Minds celebrate the release of their new album, Walk Between Worlds, the tour will give both bands a chance to perform a combination of classic hits alongside new material in outdoor venues across the UK.

The 2018 tour will offer an exclusive opportunity to see two worldwide music icons that haven't performed together since Live Aid in the 1980s. To add to the star-studded line up KT Tunstall will be featuring as the special guest.

Soon after the tour has finished, Chrissie Hynde, founding member of The Pretenders, is set to publish - for the very first time - 200 of her original artworks with Genesis Publications.

Adding The Blue focuses on Chrissie's other creative achievement, in addition to her music, her art. These signed, limited edition books will also be accompanied by a collection of fine art prints.

While not yet published, you can register your interest for the title here.

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Since 1974 Genesis has created signed limited edition books on behalf of authors and artists ranging from the Beatles to Buckingham Palace.


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