The Jam '1977' cover preview

‘1977’ by The Jam (Box Set)

December 4, 2017 in Music Reviews

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of The Jam’s debut album and its follow-up, USM-Polydor release a five-disc special edition set… Tags: , , ,

Paul Weller. Photo: Tom Beard

Paul Weller has 007 dream

May 12, 2017 in News

Some of the finest musicians have been involved in writing the James Bond theme. Now, is it ‘The Modfather’s’ turn?… Tags: , , , ,

The Magic Es

EXCLUSIVE! ‘It Goes On’ (Album) by The Magic Es

April 27, 2017 in News

For our second exclusive of the week, we’re giving you a whole darn album by a gifted English pop-rock band… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Punks On Scooters

Book review: ‘Punks On Scooters’ by Michael W Salter

January 26, 2017 in Gear

A look at the late 70s/early 80s mod revival, as experienced by one man who lived through it in Bristol… Tags: , , , , , ,

Bruce Foxton Smash The Clock

‘Smash The Clock’ by Bruce Foxton (Album)

June 3, 2016 in Music Reviews

The former Jam bassist returns to the fray (and the charts) with a solo album that far, far outstrips expectations… Tags: , , ,

The Assist

‘Things Get Good’ by The Assist (Single)

May 24, 2016 in Music Reviews

These youthful Midlanders have mastered the indie sound to produce a superb single that is chirpy, danceable and effortlessly infectious… Tags: , , , , , , ,

The Jam Setting Sons Deluxe

Setting Sons by The Jam (Deluxe/Super Deluxe Editions)

December 31, 2014 in Music Reviews

Album number four from Weller & Co gets the deluxe reissue treatment, with a choice of two- and three-disc editions… Tags: , , , , ,

Jason Perry

Interview: Jason Perry

August 22, 2014 in Features, Interviews

How rock band A’s singer became a hit songwriter-producer for chart-busting popsters like McFly, despite never playing an instrument ason… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

The Jam box set

The Studio Recordings by The Jam (Boxset)

November 26, 2013 in Music Reviews

All six studio albums by Weller, Foxton and Buckler reissued in a lavish vinyl boxset, complete with two bonus discs… Tags: , , , , ,

Classic Album Selection by The Style Council (Anthology)

July 18, 2013 in Music Reviews

All six studio albums by Weller’s post-Jam outfit get reissued in boxset form – and what a package it is… Tags: , ,