As I am someone who has long enjoyed the music of the Kinks and the Doors, you might think that I would be over the proverbial moon with the recent announcements—one iffier than the other—that (1) the Kinks are reuniting and (2) there is a 50th anniversary version of Waiting for the Sun coming out … Continue reading Return of the Village Green Preservation Society
Ray Davies is the latest British rocker to help design a Rolls-Royce.
The Kinks’ Ray Davies has been knighted by Queen of England for services to the Arts.
BBC News reports that Ray Davies is keen for a Kinks reunion as long as they “could do new songs, even if it’s four or five”: “My pitch to the other guys in the band – because I’m really for it – was what would we have written if we hadn’t have had our first … Continue reading Kinks reunion coming soon?
Elliott Smith interviewed by Ray Davies from Filter Magazine. [Interview conducted on March 26, 2003. Link updated 2010, via the Wayback Machine. -ed.]