Big Country play hits at Stables

Big Country
Big Country

Following the success of their 30th Anniversary Steeltown tour, Scottish rock band Big Country are on the road and return to the region next week.

Originally formed in 1981 by guitar playing founder members Stuart Adamson and Bruce Watson, the band achieved worldwide success with the release of their 1983 debut album The Crossing.

The album received three Grammy nominations, sold more than two million copies and went platinum in the UK.

Big Country’s run of success continued throughout the 1980s and 1990s with the band scoring 17 top 30 UK singles achieving five gold and platinum status albums along the way.

Big Country currently comprise of guitarists Bruce Watson and Jamie Watson, drummer Mark Brzezicki and singer Simon Hough.

They play the Stables in Wavendon on Monday, December 7.

Support is by Remembering August.

Doors open at 8pm, tickets cost from £22.50.

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