Category Archives: The Style Council

40 Albums Turning 30 in 2017

      30 years ago, the world was a very different place. The U.S. was being run by former movie actor Ronald Reagan,  Platoon won the Best Picture Oscar, The Simpsons cartoon first appears as a series of shorts on The … Continue reading

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The Style Council 1984 Tour Programme

  Programme Scans courtesy of Mag a Zone.

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The Style Council’s ‘Our Favourite Shop’ was released on this day in 1985…watch the original TV commercial for the album

‘Our Favourite Shop’ was The Style Council’s second studio album and for me it defined what the group was all about. The album had two hit singles “Shout to the Top!”, which reached #7 in the UK, and “Walls Come … Continue reading

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This Day in Music History: Paul Weller debuts The Style Council

     It was on this day that former frontman for The Jam Paul Weller debut his new band The Style Council at an anti-nuclear benefit gig in London. The Style Council (a personal favorite of mine) was made up of … Continue reading

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