Big Country

Fri 24 November 2017

Big Country

Date

Fri 24 November 2017

Big Country is a Scottish rock band formed in Dunfermline, Fife, in 1981.

The height of the band's popularity was in the early 1980s, although it retained a cult following for many years after. The band's music was most recognisable for the sounds it infused with Scottish folk and martial music styles, as well as for playing and engineering their guitar driven sound to evoke the inspirational spirit of bagpipes, fiddles and other traditional folk instruments.

Studio albums

    The Crossing (1983)
    Steeltown (1984)
    The Seer (1986)
    Peace in Our Time (1988)
    No Place Like Home (1991)
    The Buffalo Skinners (1993)
    Why the Long Face (1995)
    Driving to Damascus (1999)
    John Wayne's Dream (2002)
    The Journey (2013)

Address

  • The Old Fire Station
  • 36 Holdenhurst Rd
  • Bournemouth
  • BH8 8AD

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