Big night at The Hairy Dog

The Hairy Dog in Derby is the setting on Friday, October 24, for a gig by Big Country.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 21st October 2014, 7:19 am

The performance at the Becket Street-based venue forms part of the band’s Steeltown 30th Anniversary Tour, which will see them performing songs from classic multi-million selling album Steeltown.

Steeltown is Big Country’s second studio album.

Regarded by many as a classic, the multi-million selling Steeltown went straight to the Number 1 slot in the album charts.

More details on tickets for the gig are available by calling on 07446 845555 or via

The band will perform songs from the album as well as the classic hits and live favourites including Harvest Home, Fields of Fire, In A Big Country, Chance, Wonderland, Look Away and The Teacher.

The band is now made up of Bruce Watson (guitars/vocals); Mark Brzezicki (drums, vocals); Jamie Watson WATSON (guitars/vocals) and former Simple Minds bassist/vocalist Derek Forbes. They will also be augmented on stage by Simon Hough, ex-frontman for Denny Laine (Wings), Eric Bell (Thin Lizzy) (THIN LIZZY) etc.