The Rescue Rooms archives: 2015

BIG COUNTRY, Big Country live at Rescue Rooms

  • Saturday 7th November 2015
  • Supported by: TBC

DHP Presents


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Genre Alternative rock, post-punk, new wave.

For Fans Of Deacon Blue, Simple Minds, Squeeze.

Hometown Dunfermline, Scotland.

Background Big Country, formed in Scotland in 1981 by Stuart Adamson and Bruce Watson. Their biggest commercial success came with their debut album in 1983 ‘The Crossing’ featuring the classics ‘Fields Of Fire’, ‘Chance’ and ‘In A Big Country’. Their second album ‘Steeltown’ went to Nr 1 in the UK Charts. They enjoyed further chart success with their singles ‘Wonderland’ and ‘East Of Eden’. This tour is a celebration of ‘The Best of Big Country’ featuring all their hits!

What the press says "If tonight’s showing is anything to go by, those destined to see the band in action will not be disappointed as from first-to-last, Big Country enthralled the packed audience” - Liverpool review from

What Rescue Rooms says “Very excited to have such a prestigious act here!”

Everyone's favourite In A Big Country.

What to buy Their whole back catalogue!

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