The Glasgow-based Mod revivalist band Button Up have released a terrific, four-track EP of covers of Mod classics titled Covered.
The excellent documentary film The Who: Quadrophenia—Can You See The Real Me? The Story Behind The Album had its premiere in theaters across the United States last night (Tuesday, July 24th).
Roger Waters discussed his current tour of The Wall and other topics when he was profiled this past Sunday night on CBS News’ 60 Minutes.
Paul Weller and his excellent backing band performed an outstanding show on the second of two nights at the Best Buy Theater in New York City’s Times Square on Saturday, May 19th.
Squeeze performed a very entertaining show for a packed Roseland Ballroom in New York City on Saturday, April 28th.
BBC 6 Music recently aired an excellent four-part special about The Jam. The four parts can now be heard on demand on the BBC 6 Music Web site. It is a must-listen for fans of The Jam.
Paul Weller’s 11th solo album, Sonik Kicks, will be released in March 2012.
Noel Gallagher played the first of two shows at NYC’s Beacon Theatre to a sold-out, very raucous and enthusiastic crowd on Monday, November 14th.
The Who’s Pete Townshend delivered the inaugural John Peel Lecture in Manchester, England yesterday, an event which was broadcast live on BBC 6 Music. The lecture can now be heard on demand on the BBC 6 Music Web site.
The Stone Roses announced at a London press conference yesterday that they will be reuniting for two shows in Manchester next June, which will be followed by a world tour.