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Articles 2009 - 2013

2009

Dougie Vipond Interview : Playing For His Country - The Scotsman 2nd April 2009

Storming On With Dignity - Press & Journal 21st May 2009

Deacon Blue : Strathpeffer Pavilion 25th May 2009 - Northings 26th May 2009

The Great Lakes McIntosh Ross - The Skinny 27th August 2009

The Great Lakes, McIntosh Ross - The Scotsman 25th September 2009

The Great Lakes, McIntosh Ross - Soul Surmise 5th October 2009

The Great Lakes, McIntosh Ross - Americana UK 20th October 2009

The Great Lakes, McIntosh Ross - Uncut November 2009

2010

Lorraine Is Fighting Fit - Evening Times 28th July 2010

2011

Ricky's Looking For The Joy Of X - The Scottish Sun 24th January 2011

Lorraine McIntosh : My Childhood Taught Me To Handle Poverty With Dignity - Daily Record 14th September 2011

It's Pinnies From Heaven For Lorraine - Evening Times 16th September 2011

2012

Ricky Ross Interview - Fame Magazine 23rd August 2012

Ricky Ross: We Miss Graeme Kelling Every Day - Daily Record 24th August 2012

Deacon Blue 25th Anniversary Tour 2012 - Paul English September 2012

Ricky Ross Interview - Record Collector September 2012

Deacon Blue : The Hipsters - Music Riot 2nd September 2012

Deacon Blue : The Hipsters - Music News 4th September 2012

Ricky Ross Interview - Liverpool Live 6th September 2012

Love Nearly Ended Group - Daily Record 9th September 2012

Despite album title, Deacon Blue insist they're more hip replacements than hipsters - Daily Record 9th September 2012

Deacon Blue , Still Captured Their Unique Sound - The Daily Mail 13th September 2012

The Spirit And Loyalty Of Our Liverpool Fans Never Ceases To Amaze Us - Liverpool Echo 14th September 2012

Deacon Blue's Ricky Ross On The City Behind The Songs - The Scotsman 15th September 2012

Love And Longing - The Herald 19th September 2012

Deacon Blue : Exclusive In-Depth Interview With Returning Hit Makers - Cross Rhythms 19th September 2012

Deacon Blue : The Hipsters - BBC Music 21st September 2012

Deacon Blue : The Hipsters - Mojo October 2012

Deacon Blue : It's Rock 'n' Roll, If You're Not Enjoying it.... - Leicester Mercury 4th October 2012

Deacon Blue Caird Hall, Dundee 4th October 2012 - The Herald 8th October 2012

Deacon Blue Edinburgh Usher Hall 8th October 2012 - The Scotsman 9th October 2012

Deacon Blue Edinburgh Usher Hall 8th Octobter 2012 - Edinburgh Evening Times 9th October 2012

Our New Album Is Called The Hipsters, Basically Because We're Not - Cambridge News 10th October 2012

Deacon Blue : Echo Arena Liverpool 20th October 2012 - Liverpool Live 24th October 2012

Deacon Blue Set To Release Expanded Editions Of Their Albums - Daily Record 24th October 2012

Deacon Blue : The Hipsters - Q Magazine November 2012

2013

Deacon Blue - The Hipsters - Cross Rhythms 3rd January 2013

Deacon Blue frontman Ricky Ross set for UK solo adventure - Daily Record 18th January 2013

Deacon Blue to end UK tour at Glasgow's Hydro - Daily Record 23rd March 2013

Trouble Came Looking - Uncut May 2013

Trouble Came Looking - The Scotsman 6th April 2013

Ricky Ross talks about new solo album - Sunday Mail 7th April 2013

Lorraine McIntosh reveals surprise at acting career - Daily Record 24th May 2013

Ricky Ross , I'm so nervous playing solo that I can hardly go on stage - Daily Record 24th May 2013

Ricky Ross reveals his teenage kids talked him into doing gig at T in the Park - Daily Record 10th July 2013

T in the Park: Deacon Blue bring plenty of Dignity to 'teen birthday party' - STV 13th July 2013

Review: Deacon Blue, T in the Park 2013 - The Herald 13th July 2013

Ricky Ross Tell's Why He Can't Wait To Take To King Tut's Stage - Daily Record 4th August 2013

Tour Programme 2013 - Paul English August 2013

Dignity Still Key For Raintown Collective - Writewyattuk 3rd September 2013

Still Hip After All These Years - Writewyattuk 8th September 2013

Deacon Blue's Ricky Ross Talks 25 Years Of Getting Away With It - Ipswich Star 9th September 2013

Review: Deacon Blue, York Barbican - The Press 12th September 2013

Blue - Irish News 13th September 2013

Review: Deacon Blue St Davids Hall Cardiff - Wales Online 13th September 2013

Deacon Blue, St David's Hall - South Wales Argus 15th September 2013

Deacon Blue get the audience swaying - Swindon Advertiser 11th December 2013

Deacon Blue At Colston Hall - Bristol Post 13th December 2013

Lorraine Misses First Show In Two Decades After Losing Her Voice - Daily Record 14th December 2013

Deacon Blue Return To The Stage With Dignity Intact - The Herald 14th December 2013

Deacon Blue Gig Review, Echo Arena Liverpool - Liverpool Sight And Sound 15th December 2013

2014

Deacon Blue's Ricky Ross & Lorraine McIntosh On Pop & Politics...  - Daily Record 22nd August 2014

Deacon Blue Star Ricky Ross Writes With Benjamin Francis Leftwich - Daily Record 22nd August 2014

Deacon Blue Uncertain About Future - Xposé Entertainment 25th August 2014

Deacon Blue - A New House  - The Scotsman 31st August 2014

Deacon Blue - A New House - Classic Pop September 2014

Deacon Blue - A New House - Daily Record 2nd September 2014

Deacon Blue Record Tribute To Scots Conservationist - Scotland Now 3rd September 2014

Deacon Blue Embrace Nature On Seventh Album - The Herald 4th September 2014

Deacon Blue Caledonian Dreamers - The Telegraph 18th September 2014

Songs Sung - Evening Times 27th November 2014

Deacon Blue Open Up About Getting Back On The Road - Daily Record 28th November 2014

Deacon Blue : Kilmarnock Grand Hall - The Herald 1st December 2014

Deacon Blue Draw Crowds To Their Feet - Daily Record 5th December 2014

Deacon Blue Clyde Auditorium - The Scotsman 6th December 2014

Deacon Blue Glasgow SECC - The List 9th December 2014

Review : St Davids Hall, Cardiff - Wales Online 10th December 2014

Review : Royal Concert Hall - Nottingham Post 14th December 2014