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    Big Country is a rock band from Dunfermline, Scotland, popular in the early to mid-1980s but still are releasing material for a cult following since 2004. The band was notable for music heavily accented with traditional Scottish folk and martial music styles, as well as for playing and engineering their guitar sound to resemble the bagpipes, fiddles and other traditional folk instruments. Lead singer Stuart Adamson died 16 December 2001.




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