Tag: small faces

The Birds live in Leeds

The band started playing live in 2010 once more,  but in June, there's a rare chance to see The Birds 'up north' with a gig in Leeds. Of course, the cult '60s R&B are much changed from the band pictured above, with just vocalist Ali McKenzie flying the flag for […]

Uncut with Mod Soundtrack CD

Probably the most hit and miss of all the monthly music magazines, Uncut is worth a look this week, both for the lead feature and the CD. The cover act is the Small Faces, with a 13-page (I think) feature inside, focusing mainly on Steve Marriott. Nothing all that new, […]

eBay watch: Small Faces magazines

Interesting little pile of magazines on eBay – all with the Small Faces as covers stars. The magazines are all being sold by one seller, with two copies of Rave present, as well as Beat Instrumental and Fabulous 208. No details of the contents of each, but all seem to […]

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 […]

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 […]

eBay watch: 1960s Rave magazines

Some real bargains on eBay right now, specifically these mod to late-60s Rave magazines. We have featured the magazine before, a teen/hipster magazine that ran through the 60s and into the early 1970s, with some issues well worth seeking out, especially if the price is right. The price is right […]

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 […]