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Promised You A Miracle - Simple Minds - Live In The City Of Light (Cassette, Album)

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  1. In doing so giving ourselves the almost impossible task of capturing that very same magic on our live album." "And so it was we returned to "The City of Light" more than 12 months later. Fully charged up with the task of trying to capture the energy and fire that was always part of Simple Minds live.
  2. Jim often would introduce the song with "A story of ambition, this is Promised You A Miracle. "Our first real hit and this gave us a sense we were on our way." - Charlie, 24th March Promised You A Miracle was inspired by a funk track recorded by Kenny Hyslop from a late night New York radio show. The track had a memorable brass arrangement which the band took and reworked slightly.
  3. Giblin made his debut with Simple Minds at Live Aid in Philadelphia, where the band performed "Don't You (Forget About Me)", a new track called "Ghost Dancing" and "Promised You a Miracle". Simple Minds were the first band to be approached to play the Philadelphia leg of Live Aid. [citation needed] Once Upon a Time and Live in the City of Light.
  4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Live In The City Of Light on Discogs. Label: A&M Records - CS • Format: 2x, Cassette Album • Country: US • Genre: Electronic, Rock • Style: Pop Rock, Synth-pop Simple Minds: Live In The City Of Light /5(3).
  5. "Live in the City of Light," which to date is the only live album from this Scottish band, is a great time capsule from this band at its peak. The material is great, the performances full of passion and energy, and the sound awesome. A real treat is to hear how Simple Minds gives songs totally different - and terrific - arrangements in concert/5(22).
  6. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Live In The City Of Light 1 on Discogs. Label: Musicals - MSC,Musicals - • Format: Cassette Album, Unofficial Release • Country: Thailand • Genre: Electronic • Style: Electro, Synth-pop Simple Minds: Live In The City Of Light.
  7. The original, a live version in (which made the UK top 20), and an acoustic version in (which didn't chart). Barry from Sauquoit, Ny On May 28, , Simple Minds performed "Promised You A Miracle" on the Dick Clark ABC-T[V network Saturday-afternoon program 'American Bandstand'.
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Cassette release of Live In The City Of Light on Discogs.

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