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Kenney Jones: ‘I Would Have Given Anything Not To Have Joined The Who’

Jones tells CBS Local that though he’s proud of his time in the band, he “would have given anything not to have joined The Who and to have Keith [Moon] alive and kicking.”

08/27/2012

The Who's Quadrophenia

The Who And The Small Faces To Go Symphonic?

The Who is preparing to go on a tour where they’ll perform their 1973 classic, “Quadrophenia,” in full. But while they’re on the road, Pete Townshend’s musical collaborator, Rachel Fuller, is preparing a symphonic rendition of the album. Kenney Jones is currently working on an orchestral rendition of the Small Faces’ 1968 landmark release “Ogdens’ Nut Gone Flake.”

08/24/2012

The Small Faces (photo courtesy of Universal Music)

The Small Faces: “Robert Plant Came To All Of Our Gigs!”

Upon listening to “You Need Loving,” it’s immediately obvious that Led Zeppelin borrowed more than a little from The Small Faces. Zeppelin’s “Whole Lotta Love,” released three years later, sounds remarkably similar to “You Need Loving,” and Robert Plant’s delivery has a huge Steve Marriott influence.

07/05/2012

Weakest Nominees Yet For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

First, here’s who’s not even nominated this year: No [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Monkees[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]E-Street Band[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Deep Purple[/lastfm], no[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] Todd Rundgren[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Moody Blues[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chicago[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Guess Who[/lastfm], no […]

09/28/2011

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