Simple Minds #8
Free from Arista, and holed up in a flat in Edinburgh,
Simple Minds quickly composed the central core of the
forthcoming Sons And Fascination album.
With Mick MacNeil producing, and his girlfriend Hannah
on backing vocals, these demos were played to Virgin bosses Richard Branson
and Simon Draper when they travelled to Glasgow to meet the band.
Before recording, the songs were first tried out live during their
mini-tour of the USA and Canada.
This cassette shows the original titles of the songs: Sweat In
Bullet was originally Twenty One whilst
Careful In Career started off life as