'The Gift' was propelled to No. 1 in the UK by the smash hit, double-sided single ‘Town Called Malice’ and ‘Precious.'
The Small Faces and Humble Pie frontman was daring, impudent, uncontrollable and innovative.
After their late 1982 split, The Jam's name was seen in the UK singles chart again precisely one month later.
If you’re a key member of a successful band, the solo bug will bite. Here we salute some of the most notable artists who found life after the band.
Endlessly underrated, Hardin wrote some of the most beautiful and enduring songs of his day, including the endlessly-covered 'If I Were A Carpenter' and 'Reason To Believe.'
Sir Cliff Richard was also confirmed for the high-profile London festival last month.
Fans had consolation for the band's just-announced split with the live retrospective 'Dig The New Breed,' covering their five years as a performing force.
Each new LP by The Jam took them closer to the holy grail of a UK No. 1 album.
The final single by The Jam was one of those rare cases where a band really did quit at the top.
Ever since rearing its head in the 70s, punk politics continue to shape our way of thinking, thanks to outspoken bands unafraid of making a stand.
At the end of the 70s, ‘Setting Sons’ established The Jam as one of the most prolific – and insightful – bands of the decade.
The former Jam and Style Council icon Paul Weller announced a series of gigs as part of Forest Live 2019, the summer concert series promoted by the British Forestry Commission.
In late October 1982, after weeks of rumours, Paul Weller announced that he was splitting up the band to explore new musical possibilities.
London's Olympia will host a special night in November to raise funds for the National Deaf Children's Society in conjunction with the London Drum Show.
The 1972 album by the revered Chicago artist has been out of print for nearly two decades.