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demos
Title: Johnny And The Self Abusers: 2 tracks
Line-up: Johnny And The Self Abusers
Recorded: July 1977
Description: The first Abusers demo tape, used as the source for the Saints And Sinners single.

Title: Simple Minds: 7 tracks
Line-up: Simple Minds #1
Recorded: November 1977
Description: The last of the Abusers original work, mostly all abandoned.
Title: Simple Minds: 6 tracks
Line-up: Simple Minds #5
Recorded: May 1978
Description: Best work to date for hawking around record companies.
Title: Simple Minds: 5 tracks
Line-up: Simple Minds #6
Recorded: December 1978
Description: Recording the last songs for the forthcoming album.

Title: Real To Real Cacophony
Line-up: Simple Minds #6
Recorded: -
Description: No demos were recorded for Real To Real Cacophony. The band had a collection of cassettes with ideas on them, and several songs had been played live, but nothing formal was ever prepared.
Title: Empires And Dance
Line-up: Simple Minds #6
Recorded: Early/Mid 1980
Description: John Leckie sat in the producer's chair and the band put together a group of demos which would form the foundation of Empires And Dance.
Title: Sons And Fascination Demos
Line-up: Simple Minds #8
Recorded: January 1981
Description: With Mick MacNeil producing, and free of Arista, the band formed the central core of Sons And Fascination whilst working in a flat in Edinburgh.
Title: Sons And Fascination Recording Sessions
Line-up: Simple Minds #8
Recorded: July 1981
Description: The takes, outtakes and jams for the Sons And Fascination album.