Deacon Blue
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1985
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Deacon Blue Biography (Wikipedia)

Deacon Blue are a Scottish pop rock band formed in Glasgow during 1985. The line-up of the band consists of vocalists Ricky Ross and Lorraine McIntosh, keyboard player James Prime and drummer Dougie Vipond.

The band released their debut album, Raintown, on 1 May 1987 in the United Kingdom and in the United States on February 1988. Their second album, When the World Knows Your Name (1989) topped the UK Albums Chart for two weeks, and included "Real Gone Kid" which became their first UK top ten single.

Deacon Blue released their fourth album, Whatever You Say, Say Nothing in 1993. Following Vipond's decision to quit the group in favour of a career in television, they split up in 1994. Five years later, the band held a reunion gig, and this led on to a new album, Walking Back Home, with the band now working on a part-time basis. The band released another album, Homesick, in 2001. Though Graeme Kelling died from pancreatic cancer in 2004, the band has continued and 2006 saw Deacon Blue returning to the studio to record three new tracks for a Singles album - including the track "Bigger than Dynamite". Deacon Blue's next album was The Hipsters, in 2012. The band's most recent album, A New House, was released in September 2014.

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A Real Gone Kid (Live In Session)
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This Is A Love Song (Live In Session)
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This Is A Love Song (Live In Session)
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Real Gone Kid
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Real Gone Kid
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Fergus Sings The Blues
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Fergus Sings The Blues
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The Believers
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The Believers
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Upcoming Events

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Past BBC Events

Friday Night is BBC Music Night BBC SSO 2015-16 Season
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City Halls
2015-06-05T16:03:42
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Jun
2015
Friday Night is BBC Music Night BBC SSO 2015-16 Season

Friday Night is BBC Music Night BBC SSO 2015-16 Season

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City Halls
2013 T in the Park
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2013-07-12T16:03:42
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Jul
2013
2013 T in the Park

2013 T in the Park

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Balado, Kinross-Shire
1990 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1990-06-22T16:03:42
22
Jun
1990

1990 Glastonbury

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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