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At only 17, Jobson first gained success as front-man with the Scottish punk band, The Skids, who had a string of hits in a 2-year period, from 1979 to 1981, the biggest song being the top-10 hit, "Into the Valley" in 1979. The band was formed by Jobson and his friend, Stuart Adamson, who later formed the band, Big Country. After Adamson departed ... See full bio »
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 2012 I Think You Need a Lawyer (Short)
 2010 The Skids Live (Documentary)
 2009/III The Journey (Short)
 2009 Am I Digital (Short)
 2006 CHEM087 (Video short) (segment "Speed-Date")
 2004 The Purifiers
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Reunited with The Skids band-mates Bill Simpson & 'Michael Baillie to', celebrate 30 years of The Skids, & along with Big Country's 'Bruce Watson' & his son Jamie, played two nights at Dunfermline's Glen Pavilion, followed by a set at T in the Park. See more »

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