Paul Weller

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Paul Weller’s 30 greatest songs – ranked!
Drawn from the Jam, the Style Council and his solo work, all of it powered by romance, storytelling and political vim, here is the best of a British songwriter unbounded by genre

Alexis Petridis

25, Nov, 2021 @3:29 PM

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The big picture: Yan Morvan captures counterculture in Thatcher’s London
The French war photographer was fascinated by the creative fusion of the world of mods and punks in 1979

Tim Adams

21, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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TV tonight: Singer of the World 2021 reaches its final
The classical singing contest crowns its winner from a shortlist of 16 international competitors. Plus: Paul Weller at the Barbican. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Ellen E Jones, Hannah J Davies, Phil Harrison and Simon Wardell

19, Jun, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Martin Freeman’s teenage obsessions: ‘I still think that rude-boy skinhead look is hard to beat’
The Hobbit actor, who is back on TV in the sitcom Breeders, recalls sharp dressing on a budget, discovering Public Enemy and how Michael Caine got him into film

As told to Rich Pelley

27, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Paul Weller: Fat Pop (Volume 1) review – more earnest than exciting
Recorded largely during last year’s first lockdown, Weller’s 16th solo album is a reined in affair

Phil Mongredien

16, May, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Paul Weller: ‘Music means more to me since I’ve been sober’
On the eve of his 16th album, the eclectic master of English pop takes questions from musicians, politicians and readers

Miranda Sawyer

02, May, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Send us your questions for Paul Weller
Got something to ask the man for whom musical reinvention is a way of life? Let us know and we’ll put it to him

Kitty Empire

21, Mar, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Christopher Eccleshall obituary
Other lives: Guitar-maker to the stars in the 1970s, including David Bowie and Rory Gallagher

Morwenna Del Mar

09, Oct, 2020 @10:13 AM

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Paul Weller joins Lennon and McCartney with No 1 albums in five straight decades
New album On Sunset continues run of chart-toppers that stretches back to the Jam’s 1982 album The Gift

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

10, Jul, 2020 @5:00 PM

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Paul Weller: On Sunset review – a mellower modfather
The Changingman reveals his spiritual side on his funky, shimmering 15th solo album

Kitty Empire

04, Jul, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Paul Weller: On Sunset review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week
With enough melodies to appease the feather-cut-dads fanbase, and enough experimentation to slake his own curveball tastes, this is have-your-cake-and-eat-it Weller

Alexis Petridis

11, Jun, 2020 @11:00 AM

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The 100 greatest UK No 1s: 100-1
Look back on our complete countdown of the greatest UK No 1s, from the Beatles to Baby D, and So Solid Crew to Suzi Quatro

Ben Beaumont-Thomas, Alexis Petridis and Laura Snapes

05, Jun, 2020 @8:00 AM

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