Paul Weller
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1958-05-25
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Paul Weller

Paul Weller Biography (Wikipedia)

John William "Paul" Weller Jr (born 25 May 1958) is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Weller achieved fame with the punk rock/new wave/mod revival band The Jam. He had further success with the blue-eyed soul music of The Style Council (1983–1989), before establishing himself as a solo artist in 1991.

Despite widespread critical recognition as a singer, lyricist, and guitarist, Weller has remained a national, rather than international, star and much of his songwriting is rooted in British culture. He is also the principal figure of the 1970s and 1980s mod revival, and is often referred to as "The Modfather".

The Daily Telegraph said of Weller: "Apart from David Bowie, it's hard to think of any British solo artist who's had as varied, long-lasting and determinedly forward-looking a career." The BBC described Weller in 2007 as "one of the most revered music writers and performers of the past 30 years". In 2012, he was among the British cultural icons selected by artist Sir Peter Blake to appear in a new version of his most famous artwork – the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover – to celebrate the British cultural figures of his life. He has received four Brit Awards, winning the award for Best British Male twice, and the 2006 Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music.

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Paul Weller Performances & Interviews


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The Changingman
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The Changingman
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You Do Something To Me
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You Do Something To Me
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May Love Travel With You
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May Love Travel With You
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All I Wanna Do (Is Be With You)
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All I Wanna Do (Is Be With You)
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Above The Clouds
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Above The Clouds
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Wild Wood
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Wild Wood
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Movin On
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Movin On
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Mayfly
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Mayfly
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The Cranes are Back
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The Cranes are Back
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Have You Ever Had It Blue? (Radio 2 In Concert, 01 Nov 2018)
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Have You Ever Had It Blue? (Radio 2 In Concert, 01 Nov 2018)
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White Horses
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White Horses
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Tales From The Riverbank
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Tales From The Riverbank
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Long Long Road
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Long Long Road
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Gravity
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Gravity
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Man Of Great Promise
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Man Of Great Promise
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Amongst Butterflies
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Amongst Butterflies
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Aspects
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Aspects
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Have You Ever Had It Blue
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Have You Ever Had It Blue
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Boy About Town
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Boy About Town
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One Bright Star
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One Bright Star
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Into Tomorrow
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Into Tomorrow
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Upcoming Events

14
Jun
2019
Paul Weller, Stone Foundation
Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucester, UK
15
Jun
2019
Paul Weller
The Wyldes, Bude, UK
16
Jun
2019
Paul Weller, Stone Foundation
Bedgebury National Pinetum & Forest, Brighton, UK
21
Jun
2019
Paul Weller, The forestry commission
High Lodge, Thetford Forest, Brandon, UK
21
Jun
2019
Paul Weller, Stone Foundation
Thetford Forest, Suffolk, UK

Past BBC Events

Glastonbury: 2015
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2015-06-28T11:21:58
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Jun
2015
Glastonbury: 2015

Glastonbury: 2015

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Radio 2 In Concert: Paul Weller
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London
2015-05-14T11:21:58
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May
2015
Radio 2 In Concert: Paul Weller

Radio 2 In Concert: Paul Weller

London
T in the Park: 2014
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Balado, Kinross-Shire
2014-07-13T11:21:58
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13
Jul
2014
T in the Park: 2014

T in the Park: 2014

Balado, Kinross-Shire

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