The Jam '1977' cover preview

‘1977’ by The Jam (Box Set)

December 4, 2017 in Music

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

Ed Sheeran

Music stars unite to End The Silence

November 2, 2017 in News

Elton John, Ed Sheeran and Paul Weller are among songwriters sharing their musical memories online, for children suffering in orphanages…

Noel Gallagher. Photo: Lawrence Watson

Noel Gallagher prepares for more high flying

September 25, 2017 in News

The ex-Oasis songwriter announces the release of his new album ‘Who Built The Moon?’ and dates for 2018 world tour…

Miles Graham

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Let It Shine (Live at Orphan Studios)’ by Miles Graham

July 11, 2017 in Music, News

In our second (aren’t you folks lucky!) exclusive this week, we bring you a track by a gifted Irish songwriter…

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?…

Stone Foundation

Interview: Stone Foundation’s Neil Jones

March 26, 2017 in Features, Interviews

We chat to the Midlands singer and songwriter about working with Paul Weller on the mod-influenced band’s soulful new album…

Paul Weller

Paul Weller reveals spring 2017 UK tour

December 6, 2016 in News

The Modfather has announced that he will be embarking on an 11 date UK tour from next March until April…

Paul Weller

Rare Paul Weller albums to be reissued

September 16, 2016 in News

It’s been confirmed The Modfather will reissue two of his hard to find 90s’ solo albums on vinyl this autumn…

Bruce Foxton Smash The Clock

‘Smash The Clock’ by Bruce Foxton (Album)

June 3, 2016 in Music

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

Interview: The Coral’s James Skelly

February 29, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of the release of the indie band’s latest LP, their frontman and chief songwriter talks about their new sound…

The Monkees

Noel Gallagher and Paul Weller to share good times?

February 10, 2016 in News

Legendary songwriters rumoured to be uniting for a song that’ll feature on The Monkees’ first new album in two decades…

The Jam Setting Sons Deluxe

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

December 31, 2014 in Music

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

Paul Weller

Paul Weller to tour the UK’s ‘often missed’ venues

December 3, 2014 in News

Iconic songwriter Paul Weller announces he will embark on a 2015 tour of the UK’s ‘often missed’ towns and cities…

The Jam box set

The Studio Recordings by The Jam (Boxset)

November 26, 2013 in Music

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

Isle Of Noises

Book review: ‘Isle Of Noises’ by Daniel Rachel

October 7, 2013 in Gear

This book sets out to do for British artists what ‘Songwriters On Songwriting’ did for their US counterparts – and…

Classic Album Selection by The Style Council (Anthology)

July 18, 2013 in Music

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

Great Lakes by John Smith (Album)

April 17, 2013 in Music

After two years in which he suffered from writer’s block, John Smith returns sounding like he never went away riter’s…