Tom Jones

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What’s New Pussycat? review – high-voltage collision of two Tom Joneses
The 18th-century novel and Welsh crooner meet on 1960s Carnaby Street in a spirited jukebox musical

Arifa Akbar

20, Oct, 2021 @12:10 PM

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Tom Jones review – still displaying stunning prowess at 81
Rejecting the hits to perform recent No 1 album Surrounded by Time in full, Jones explores its cover versions with bombast, heart and wisdom

Ian Gittins

28, Jul, 2021 @10:25 AM

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Rolling Stones, Tom Jones and more join campaign for law change on streaming
Musicians join Paul McCartney, Kate Bush and others in campaign for better remuneration from companies such as Spotify, and creation of industry regulator

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

07, Jun, 2021 @8:37 AM

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My favourite Dylan song – by Mick Jagger, Marianne Faithfull, Tom Jones, Judy Collins and more
Bob Dylan is 80 today. But what’s his greatest song? Stars pick their favourite – and recall their own encounters, from Marianne Faithfull turning him down to Judy Collins whacking a policeman to get backstage

Interviews by Dave Simpson

24, May, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Tom Jones, 80, becomes oldest man to top UK album chart
Welsh singer says he is ‘forever grateful’ for achievement but remains 12 years behind Vera Lynn’s all-time benchmark

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

30, Apr, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Tom Jones: Surrounded By Time review | Alexis Petridis's album of the week
Playing the hits on stage allows Jones free rein in the studio – spoken word, doomy electronics and 60s psych are threaded through songs by Dylan, Michael Kiwanuka and more

Alexis Petridis

22, Apr, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Sir Tom Jones: ‘The knicker throwing started in the Copacabana in New York in 1968’
The singer, 80, on enthusiastic audiences, singing Sex Bomb at 90, meeting a young Michael Jackson and losing the love of his life

Nick McGrath

03, Apr, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Could Tom Jones have become an opera singer?
The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific and philosophical concepts

09, Jun, 2020 @11:30 AM

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Music on a picnic? Don’t, just don’t | Brief letters
Brief letters: Crufts and Covid-19 | Strong as a teabag | Coronavirus deaths | Tom Jones’s Delilah | Picnics and music

Letters

05, Jun, 2020 @4:41 PM

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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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Tom Jones's 20 greatest songs – ranked!
Ahead of his 80th birthday on Sunday, we run down the Welsh superstar’s biggest and best belters

Michael Hann

04, Jun, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Tom Jones musical What's New Pussycat? to premiere this autumn
Production uses hits of Welsh singer Tom Jones to tell story of the character Tom Jones in Henry Fielding’s 1749 novel

Chris Wiegand

06, Mar, 2020 @12:12 PM

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