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Miles Kane Nervous Around Weller

Miles Kane was ''nervous'' when he worked with Paul Weller for the first time.The 'Inhaler' hitmaker has teamed up with the former Jam rocker on a number of tracks on his forthcoming second solo album...

Paul Weller Records With Olympian Bradley Wiggins

Former The Jam star Paul Weller has recruited British Olympic hero Bradley Wiggins to play guitar on his latest single.The cycling champion is a huge fan of mod band The Jam, and capped off a...

A Week In Music – Everything Everything Avoid Second Album Syndrome With 'Arc,' Paul Weller's 'Dragonfly' Is A "Victory Lap," Jools Holland Teams Up With The Stars

Albums of Note... Deftly side-stepping the pitfalls of ‘second album syndrome,’ Everything Everything have stepped things up a notch with second album Arc, which looks set to raise their profile even further. They’ve retained their...

Paul Weller Rules Out Jam Reunion

Paul Weller claims it would be ''absurd'' if The Jam ever reformed.The group - also made up of Rick Buckler and Bruce Foxton - split in 1982 and while Paul admires the likes of The...

Paul Weller Rocks With Olympian Bradley Wiggins At Charity Gig

Rocker Paul Weller took to the stage to perform with British Olympic hero Bradley Wiggins at a benefit gig in London this week (beg17Dec12).The former The Jam star headlined the concert at London's Hammersmith Apollo...

Paul Weller Writes Movie Soundtrack

British rocker Paul Weller is putting his songwriting skills to use by penning his first movie soundtrack.The former The Jam frontman released his 11th solo album, Sonik Kicks, in March (12) and he's already working...

Paul Weller Keen To Reteam With Graham Coxon For Full Album

British rocker Paul Weller is eager to head into the studio to work on a full album with Blur guitarist Graham Coxon.Coxon performed on several of the former The Jam frontman's solo hits, including Sonik...

Paul Weller Destroys Own Song Lyrics

Paul Weller destroys his song lyrics after each album.The former Jam frontman finds ripping up or burning his lyric books very inspirational because he likes to create a ''fresh canvas'' every time he finishes recording...

Paul Weller Wishes He'd Saved Lyric Books

Veteran British rocker Paul Weller regrets destroying his lyric books following the completion of each album because he could have made a fortune auctioning them off.The former The Jam frontman found it therapeutic to get...

Fascinating Fact: 3365249

Veteran rocker Paul Weller has reteamed with revered British artist Sir Peter Blake to design the colourful artwork for his upcoming Ep, Dragonfly. The pair previously worked together to create the iconic album sleeve for...

UK Album Releases, October 22, 2012: Taylor Swift, Swedish House Mafia, Dappy, Kate Rusby

It’s a mixed bag for UK albums, as the release schedule starts to slow in preparation for the big race for the Christmas sales market. This week, Jake Bugg toppled Mumford & Sons from what...

Paul Weller And Bradley Wiggins Record Radio Show

Mod rocker Paul Weller has joined forces with British cycling hero Bradley Wiggins to record a new U.K. radio special.Wiggins recently met up with his idol in Salford, north-west England to tape the one-off show,...

Paul Weller Sick Of Reuniting Bands

British rocker Paul Weller has ruled out reuniting with any of his former bands as he finds it "really disappointing" when his peers reform their old groups.Weller formed The Jam in the 1970s and the...

Paul Weller Blasts Musical Reunions

Paul Weller is ''sick'' of bands reforming.The 54-year-old rocker feels ''disappointed'' that the music industry is celebrating the likes of The Stone Roses and Blur for getting back together as it is damaging for up-and-coming...

Bradley Wiggins Meets Hero Paul Weller

Olympic hero Bradley Wiggins met Paul Weller at a Stone Roses concert on Monday night (06.08.12).The cyclist - who scooped a gold medal in the time trial at the London 2012 games last week -...

Jessica Ennis And Bradley Wiggins Party With The Stone Roses In London

What would you rather do? Party with The Stone Roses? Or win an Olympic medal? Well, if you are Jessica Ennis or Bradley Wiggins, you don't have to choose. You can do both. Jess and...

The Stone Roses Praise 'King' Bradley Wiggins

The Stone Roses singer Ian Brown hailed gold medal winning Team GB athletes Bradley Wiggins and Jessica Ennis as the ''king and queen'' of England at an intimate London concert last night (06.08.12).The reformed Manchester...

Paul Weller's Praise For Bradley Wiggins

Paul Weller praised Gold medal-winning cyclist Bradley Wiggins at a London gig last night (01.08.12).The rocker performed an intimate show at London's 100 Club as part of the Converse Represent series of concerts and told...

Paul Weller Wants Damon Albarn Collaboration

Paul Weller wants to collaborate with Damon Albarn.The 'That Dangerous Age' singer is a big fan of the Blur singer and after hearing his latest work - an opera, 'Dr Dee' - he is eyeing...

Paul Weller Keen To Collaborate With Damon Albarn

British rocker Paul Weller is keen to hit the recording studio with Damon Albarn after he was impressed by the Blur rocker's recent opera album.The former The Jam frontman admits he buys music from rival...

The Things They Say 25798

"Meeting Pete, I just realised we had f**k-all in common, absolutely zero. I wasn't disappointed. It wasn't like, 'You should never meet your heroes,' (but) we were just entirely different sorts of people. We were...

Paul Weller Returns To Cbgb Club For John Varvatos Campaign

Rocker Paul Weller was taken back in time to The Jam's debut at fabled New York club Cbgb while shooting a new fashion campaign for designer John Varvatos.The style guru has taken over the Bowery...

Paul Weller's Challenging Tracks

Paul Weller likes to challenge himself to fit an entire story into his songs. The 'That Dangerous Age' rocker has never been a fan of whole albums which explore a single concept, preferring individual tracks...

Paul Weller's Challenging Tracks

Paul Weller likes to challenge himself to fit an entire story into his songs. The 'That Dangerous Age' rocker has never been a fan of whole albums which explore a single concept, preferring individual tracks...

Blur To Play Intimate Show At Oxford Street's 100 Club

Reunited rock band Blur has been added to the all-star line-up of Converse's Represent string of shows this August.The London show will take place on August 2nd 2012 at Oxford Street's 100 Club and will...

Paul Weller Eager To Record Album Tribute To Wife

British rocker Paul Weller is desperate to hit the studio to record an album of love songs inspired by his wife Hannah Andrews.The former The Jam frontman wed his backing singer in 2010, and the...

Latitude Festival Cancelled? No Chance, Insists Organiser

The likes of the Isle Of Wight and Download Festivals have been decimated by the awful British summer weather, but Latitude Festival organiser Melvin Benn is convinced that this weekend the 35,000 capacity event taking...

Latitude Festival To Go Ahead Says Organiser Despite Wet Weather Warnings

The main organiser of Suffolk's Latitude Festival has promised that there will be 'absolutely no cancellation' despite the wet weather warnings over Friday and Saturday.Though Thursday looks to remain dry all day, Friday sees heavy...

Paul Weller & Miles Kane Front New Varvatos Campaign

Mod icon Paul Weller and fellow Brit Miles Kane have been chosen to front designer John Varvatos' latest fashion campaign.The two musicians appear side by side in the new 1960s themed ads, shot by famed...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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