Paul Weller performed a terrific set at New York City’s Webster Hall on Friday, July 26th that mixed solo songs with tunes from the catalogs of The Jam and The Style Council.
Mick Jones, Paul Simonon, and Topper Headon of The Clash talked about the band’s Sound System box set and The Clash Hits Back double-CD set during an interesting interview with London alternative-rock radio station XFM.
PUNK: Chaos to Couture, a visually stunning exhibition that features punk-related fashions from the 1970s to today, can be seen at New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art through August 14th.
Johnny Marr performed songs from his new album, The Messenger, as well as classics from Electronic and The Smiths at his fantastic show at New York City’s Irving Plaza on Thursday, May 2nd.
Muse’s tour behind their latest album, The 2nd Law, hit NYC’s Madison Square Garden for a fantastic performance on Monday, April 15th.
The Who and Elvis Costello and The Imposters performed a terrific fundraising benefit concert for Teen Cancer America and New York City’s Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center at the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, February 28th.
Ray Davies, Suzanne Vega, Paul Weller, The Zombies, and Corinne Bailey Rae are among the artists that were featured on the first series of BBC Radio 4’s Mastertapes. The Mastertapes program presents artists discussing and performing songs from an album that was vitally important to their career.
Johnny Marr will be touring the United States in April and early May in support of his new album, The Messenger.
Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, and company brought The Who’s 1973 album Quadrophenia to life with a magnificent performance at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on Wednesday, November 14th.
The Glasgow-based Mod revivalist band Button Up have released a terrific, four-track EP of covers of Mod classics titled Covered.