Tag: paolo hewitt

Something Beginning With 'O' on eBay

If you own a copy of Paolo Hewitt's 'mod compilation' book The Sharper Word, you might have encountered a piece in titled Something Beginning With 'O' by Kevin Pearce. It was taken from a now quite rare book of the same name – and a copy has just landed on […]

Small Faces book launch party

More of a relaunch than a launch, as The Small Faces – The Young Mods Forgotten Story by Paolo Hewitt has been out before. But regardless of that, there's a launch party taking place in London next month. Specifically, the revised edition of the book gets an official premiere on […]

DNA Groove / Paolo Hewitt knits

An interesting addition to the DNA Groove range, the limited edition Paolo Hewitt knitwear. There's just 50 pieces in total, all made in Italy from Merino wool, with 'football-friendly' colours, five mother of pearl buttons, a round collar, custom labels, a trim fit and a contrast strip on the sleeve. […]

Young Mods Forgotten Story book

It was out some years back, then went out of print, pushing prices up in the process. But now The Small Faces – The Young Mods Forgotten Story by Paolo Hewitt is available once more. It's updated from the 1995 original, with new images of the iconic mod band, plus […]

Ronnie Wood book – HMV exclusive

Remember we mentioned the reworked version of Rock On Wood by Terry Rawlings? Well, the Ronnie Wood biography is only going to be available online at HMV initially as an exclusive. Originally written in the late 90s, the original publishers preferred more of a straightforward Stones book than a journey […]

Rock 'n' Roll Soul returns

Back this month in Rock 'n' Roll Soul at The Phoenix, Cavendish Square, London W1. Joining residents Gary Barrell and The Horse on Friday Sept 24th is mod scribe Paolo Hewitt, accompanied by Sherlock sidekick Martin Freeman for a night of soul, funk, psych and mod pop running from 8pm […]

Northern Soul Classics CD review

Not content with producing the Original Mod Classics CD, the same label has also brought out Northern Soul: 20 Original Classics. And like the last one, we've gone and reviewed it. Same formula, similar price – even got the same bloke doing the sleevenotes (Paolo Hewitt). Different tracklisting obviously. Anyway, […]