Margaret Thatcher and the Rise and Fall of the Great British Pop Protest Song

Margaret Thatcher and the Rise and Fall of the Great British Pop Protest Song

The Jam had a long run of U.K. hits with their mod guitar flash – but they were too defiantly British for U.S. success. The lads hit hardest with this acoustic lament, with Weller brooding over the heartaches of everyday working-class life. His songwriting technique? "Coming home pissed from the pub and writing 'That’s Entertainment' in 10 minutes."

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The Jam had a long run of U.K. hits with their mod guitar flash – but they were too defiantly British for U.S. success. The lads hit hardest with this acoustic lament, with Weller brooding over the heartaches of everyday working-class life. His songwriting technique? "Coming home pissed from the pub and writing 'That’s Entertainment' in 10 minutes."

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The Strypes @Andrea Black barn studio

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L'Uomo Vogue aprile 2011Paul Weller Artista di culto fin dagli esordi, per anni è stato il simbolo del revival Mod - See more at: http://www.vogue.it/uomo-vogue/people-stars/2011/04/paul-weller#sthash.KbMrVJPW.dpuf

L'Uomo Vogue aprile 2011Paul Weller Artista di culto fin dagli esordi, per anni è stato il simbolo del revival Mod - See more at: http://www.vogue.it/uomo-vogue/people-stars/2011/04/paul-weller#sthash.KbMrVJPW.dpuf

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