Reviews // 3 Articles
Jamming the Pistols
21 Oct 2012 // 6:18 PM
While the Sex Pistols were specifically designed to cause havoc, the Jam started as a community hall dance band, doing watered-down Beatles covers and Motown standards for disinterested pub-goers and overboozed wedding guests.
The Best 20 Re-Issues of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
The year's best re-issues are highlighted by a trio of rock gods in the Stones, Lennon and Bowie as well as a bona fide American jazz genius and a bevy seminal '70s and '80s British bands.
The Jam: About the Young Idea: The Very Best of the Jam
6 Aug 2015 // 9:30 PM
You can dock About the Young Idea a point for its lack of marketing vision, but the Jam were as good as three-and-a-half minutes or less gets.
Paul Weller: Saturns Pattern
20 May 2015 // 10:30 PM
This is not just serviceable "craft" meant to keep the fans happy; this is magic that's up for grabs to all.