News & Rumors
(you decide which is which)


 Friday, 29th May, 2015
11:23 am -  "Waterloo Sunset" has won the West End Frame Best Performance of a Song Award.
9:50 am -  Mick Avory will be one of the judges at a battle of the bands at The Enfield Festival on Saturday, 27 June. He will also be performing with his band The 60s Allstars.
9:34 am -  The Sunny Afternoon Facebook page is offering a free glass of Prosecco at tomorrow's performances.
9:12 am -  "Come Dancing" is included in this article on Songs About Nostalgia.
9:10 am -  Gilbert O'Sullivan mentions Ray in this interview.
9:05 am -  Ray is mentioned in this article on "artistic geniuses of today".
9:04 am -  Ray is mentioned in this interview with Thomas Walsh from Pugwash.
 
 Thursday, 28th May, 2015
10:25 am -  Here's an article about the Sunny Afternoon cast performing at the London Music Awards on 11 June.
9:50 am -  There will be a Kinks tribute show at Loc 'n' Roll Revival in Loctudy, Brittany, France on 27th July. Here's the poster.
 
 Wednesday, 27th May, 2015
1:07 pm -  According to this tweet, you can win a tabletop radio signed by Ray.
10:30 am -  Chris Kocher will be airing his Ray Davies birthday celebration radio show on WHRW Binghamton, New York on Tuesday, June 16th from 7-10pm.
9:25 am -  Chris Spedding mentions Ray in this interview.
9:24 am -  Here's an article about "Some Mother's Son".
 
 Monday, 25th May, 2015
11:09 am -  This new song about Muswell Hill mentions the Kinks.
11:05 am -  According to this article, the Sunny Afternoon cast will be performing at this year's London Music Awards.
11:04 am -  Dave's Twitter feed has a picture of him from a recent photo shoot.
11:02 am -  Here's a review of a recent Kast Off Kinks gig in Norfolk.
 
 Friday, 22nd May, 2015
9:48 am -  According to this tweet you can win tickets to Ray's Greenwich Music Time show.
9:47 am -  Here's another photo of Ray at the Ivor Novello Awards yesterday.
9:46 am -  According to this tweet you can win a pair of tickets to On Blackheath (where the Sunny Afternoon cast will be performing).
9:43 am -  Here's a blog post on "I'm Not Like Everybody Else".
9:42 am -  The Kinks are included in this summer playlist article.
9:41 am -  According to this article the idea for a Jaws tribute album originated in Ray's songwriting class.
9:27 am -  Here's another Sunny Afternoon ticket offer.
9:27 am -  Some more video of Ray and other from Monday's Sunny Afternoon Celebrity Gala Night.
 
 Thursday, 21st May, 2015
10:03 am -  Ray is at the Ivor Novello Awards today. Some photos here and here.
10:01 am -  According to this tweet, Ray attended a performance of the play "There's a Guy Works Down the Chip Shop Thinks He's Elvis" last night.
9:50 am -  You can enter to win a Sunny Afternoon cast CD signed by Ray.
9:36 am -  Some more updated reviews from the Alan's Album Archives blog: Lola vs. Powerman and the Money-Go-Round, Think Visual and UK Jive.
9:28 am -  You can vote for the Kinks in a Dutch radio poll. (Select The Kinks, slide the slider to the right, then click STEM!).
9:23 am -  Here's another Sunny Afternoon ticket offer.
 
 Wednesday, 20th May, 2015
9:55 am -  Here's a video from someone who attended a Sunny Afternoon performance.
9:52 am -  Some footage of Ray at the theatre Monday here and here.
9:47 am -  One of the photos of Ray from Monday's reception was in yesterday's Evening Standard.
9:45 am -  A couple more articles on the Julien Temple Kinks biopic here and here.
 
 Tuesday, 19th May, 2015
9:54 am -  Here's a blog post on Sunny Afternoon.
9:53 am -  More articles on the Julien Temple Kinks biopic here, here, here, here, here and here. And this article says Ray and Dave will work on the soundtrack.
9:51 am -  This Mad Men finale recap references the Kinks.
9:49 am -  Several photos of Ray from a special reception at Sunny Afternoon last night: here, here, here, and here.
 
 Monday, 18th May, 2015
1:44 pm -  Here's a preview article for Dave's Fall River, Massachusetts show in October.
1:34 pm -  Fifty years ago today: The infamous "Cardiff incident".
1:32 pm -  Here's another article on the Julien Temple Kinks biopic.
1:31 pm -  Here's a blog review of Sunny Afternoon.
9:23 am -  Johnny Flynn and George Mackay have been cast to play Ray and Dave Davies in Julian Temple's biopic of the Kinks. A couple articles about it here and here.
9:21 am -  Here's another Sunny Afternoon ticket offer.
9:20 am -  Ray is mentioned in this wine review.
9:18 am -  July 15th is Ray Davies Day in Portland, Oregon. There will be several local bands performing Kinks songs at the Bunk Bar, as a benefit for the Oregon Music Hall of Fame. Tickets can be purchased here. Here's a Facebook event.
9:15 am -  Here's a blog post on Soap Opera.
9:15 am -  Here's a blog post on the recent Making Sunny Afternoon talk.
9:14 am -  Here's an article on Soap Opera.
9:13 am -  Daniel Rachel is giving a talk on Great British Songwriters (including Ray) at the Also Festival on 20th June.
 
 Friday, 15th May, 2015
11:45 am -  Here's an unpublished photo of Ray from an upcoming Kinks exhibition. You can order a print from the exhibition (of the Kinks in the psychedelic-painted Buick).
9:38 am -  You can vote for "Waterloo Sunset" as West End Frame's Best Performance of a Song award.
9:37 am -  Paul Weller includes Face To Face on his list of favourite albums.
9:36 am -  This video confirms the Sunny Afternoon cast will be at On Blackheath. Sunday, 13th September.
9:34 am -  "Low Budget" lyrics are quoted in this finance article.
 
 Thursday, 14th May, 2015
1:43 pm -  According to this tweet, you can win tickets to see Ray.
10:57 am -  As suggested by this Facebook post, the Sunny Afternoon cast will be performing at the On Blackheath festival in September.
10:46 am -  Pete Townshend mentions the Kinks in an Uncut interview.
10:44 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
10:44 am -  The support acts for Ray's Glastonbury Abbey gig have been announced.
10:42 am -  Larry Page's son Ashley mentions the Kinks in this interview.
 
 Wednesday, 13th May, 2015
10:38 am -  Here's an article about Dave's upcoming live album release and fall tour.
 
 Tuesday, 12th May, 2015
1:00 pm -  Here's a review of the Sunny Afternoon musical.
 
 Monday, 11th May, 2015
9:55 am -  You can enter to win a bunch of Sony box sets (including an autographed Kinks' Anthology box set).
9:42 am -  Sunny Afternoon was Musical Of The Week on Magic FM's "Magic of the Musicals". You can listen again to the show, or watch here and here. (First segment starts at 18:49, second at 37:50.)
9:31 am -  There was a Kinks t-shirt in Saturday's Zits comic strip.
9:30 am -  Here's a ticket offer for Ray's Greenwich gig.
9:29 am -  BBC Radio has been repeating the Davies Diaries series. You can listen again to the first two episodes here, next two here, and the last two here.
9:27 am -  Here's a BBC article on Ray.
9:23 am -  "Catch Me Now I'm Falling" is at #18 and "Superman" is at #2 on this list of best superhero songs.
 
 Friday, 8th May, 2015
9:36 am -  "Money and Corruption" lyrics are quoted in this Guardian blog post about political songs.
 
 Thursday, 7th May, 2015
3:10 pm -  John Dagleish is nominated for the West End Frame award Best Performance of a Song for "Waterloo Sunset". Voting starts tomorrow.
 
 Wednesday, 6th May, 2015
9:35 am -  The Sunny Afternoon cast will be performing live at the West End Live show at Trafalgar Square in June.
9:23 am -  Here's the 2015 revision of the Alan's Album Archives review of the Preservation Acts 1 & 2 albums.
 
 Monday, 4th May, 2015
8:54 am -  "Supersonic Rocket Ship" was played on last night's season finale of the TV show "Last Man On Earth". ("Apeman" was played in the pilot episode.) Here's an interview with the executive producers, mentioning the use of Kinks songs.
8:49 am -  "Lola" was mentioned and played on Saturday's episode of the TV show Casualty.
8:46 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
8:45 am -  A couple competitions to win Ray Davies tickets here and here.
 
 Friday, 1st May, 2015
1:10 pm -  Here's an article on The Frustrating Reason The Kinks Were Never As Popular As The Rolling Stones.
12:52 pm -  According to this tweet, Ray makes a guest appearance on an album by the band Pugwash, due out in August.
 
 Wednesday, 29th April, 2015
2:00 pm -  Here's another Sunny Afternoon ticket offer for WhatsOnStage club members.
9:21 am -  You can get half price tickets to Sunny Afternoon on Wednesdays in May.
 
 Tuesday, 28th April, 2015
3:54 pm -  Here's a preview article for the Kast Off Kinks' gig in Worcester this Saturday.
9:36 am -  Here's a blog post on "Waterloo Sunset".
 
 Monday, 27th April, 2015
9:28 am -  Ray's Rolling Stone interview, "My Life In 15 Songs", is now online in Spanish.
9:18 am -  Dave is included on the SiriusXM list of all-time great guitarists.
 
 Saturday, 25th April, 2015
11:32 am -  In this Pete Townshend interview, he mentions Ray and Americana.
11:31 am -  Some photos of Ray in Brighton on Thursday here and here.
 
 Friday, 24th April, 2015
4:08 pm -  Mark Hamill tweeted this photo of himself with a Kinks LP (from the pilot episode of the TV show "Eight Is Enough").
1:06 pm -  Here's an interview with Sunny Afternoon writer Joe Penhall.
 
 Thursday, 23rd April, 2015
1:00 pm -  Here's a blog post on "Sunny Afternoon" (the song).
9:18 am -  Here's an article on The Long Distance Piano Player.
 
 Wednesday, 22nd April, 2015
9:22 am -  French band The Low Budget Men will be playing a gig in London on Monday, 31 August at the 100 Club on Oxford Street.
9:20 am -  Here's a preview article for Ray's Southampton gig.
9:10 am -  Here's a No Booking Fee ticket offer for Sunny Afternoon.
9:06 am -  The Kinks are at numbers 32, 38 and 46 in the NME's Record Store Day best-selling vinyl records chart.
9:05 am -  Help name Muswell Hill's new square: Local group 'The Muswellites' are asking for suggestions for a name that recognises local history and/or honours a local resident. Send an email to: becky@beckybeach.net. Mark subject line: Muswell Hill New Square, and include in body of email: 1. Your suggestion; 2. Your name; 3. Your address; 4. Your contact number. Closing date for entries is 15th May 2015. The winning participant (or a representative) will be invited to attend the naming day and will have a bench dedicated to them.
 
 Tuesday, 21st April, 2015
9:28 am -  The Sunny Afternoon Facebook page has an image of the memorabilia for sale at the theatre.
9:26 am -  Here's a blog post on "Autumn Almanac".
 
 Monday, 20th April, 2015
10:23 am -  The theme was "politics" at Ray's talk at the Southbank Centre last Friday, and he performed an acoustic set accompanied by Bill Shanley: "Uncle Son", "Misfits", "Here Come the People in Grey", "Get Back in Line", "Young Conservatives", "Expectations", "Money & Corruption", and "Dead End Street".
10:19 am -  Some new Sunny Afternoon merchandise seems to be on sale at the theatre.
8:53 am -  Here's a blog post by an Olivier Awards voter.
8:49 am -  According to this tweet, the opening song for Midsummer Muswell will be a Kinks cover performed by a local band.
8:47 am -  Here's a Sunny Afternoon ticket and free dinner offer.
8:46 am -  Here's another tickets competition for the Victorius festival. And another competition for Greenwich festival tickets. And yet another competition for Glastonbury Abbey tickets.
8:45 am -  You can nominate your favourite songs for Southbank Centre's "Changing Britain" playlist.
8:43 am -  "Sunny Afternoon" (the song) is included in this list of 20 best summer songs.
8:42 am -  Here's a ticket offer for Ray's Greenwich festival show in July.
8:41 am -  There's an anecdote about an early Kinks gig in this article.
8:37 am -  Joe Penhall is giving a free public talk at the Southbank Theatre next Monday, 27 April at 6pm.
8:36 am -  Dave's "Hidden Treasures" is included on this list of the top ten unreleased albums from the mid-1960s through the early 1970s.
8:33 am -  Here's an article on "Beat Club" and "Sunny Afternoon".
8:31 am -  There's a merchandise offer on the Kinks Facebook page.
 
 Friday, 17th April, 2015
9:43 am -  Here's a blog post about Sunny Afternoon and the Olivier Awards.
9:34 am -  In this interview with Carl Barât he mentions the Kinks' US ban (starting around 2:50).
9:12 am -  There's a piece on Ray and Sunny Afternoon in the latest issue of The Stage magazine (print version only, at the moment).
9:08 am -  Here's another follow-up blog post for the Sunny Afternoon Challenge.
9:05 am -  You can win a pair of tickets to see Ray in Greenwich in July here, or at the Victorious Festival in August here.
 
 Thursday, 16th April, 2015
9:05 am -  Hawaii Kinks fan Jim Smart will be playing a full batch of Kinks songs on August 14 at 8:30 p.m. in the Clissold Arms​ in London. Stop by to sing along with Kinks Klassics and check out the extensive kollection of Kinks memorabilia in the pub. We got a band of international Misfits to play your favorites and long lost obscurities.
9:01 am -  Here's a follow-up blog post for the Sunny Afternoon Challenge.
8:58 am -  Julien Temple's documentaries on Ray and Dave, "Imaginary Man" and "Kinkdom Come", as well as Julien's film "Absolute Beginners", will be screened at the 2015 Chicago International Movies and Music Festival.
 
 Wednesday, 15th April, 2015
10:44 am -  Today's Metro newspaper has a full page ad for Sunny Afternoon.
10:07 am -  On the Sunny Afternoon Facebook page you can see the show's new artwork, incorporating their Olivier Awards.
10:05 am -  Here is Ray's post-Olivier Award win interview video.
10:03 am -  More photos from the Olivier Awards and Monday's celebration here, here, here, here, here, and here.
9:59 am -  A couple chances to win Sunny Afternoon tickets here and here.
9:58 am -  Here's a Sunny Afternoon VIP ticket offer, with complimentary champagne, free programme and post-show cast Q&A. For UK MasterCard holders on 1st June.
 
 Tuesday, 14th April, 2015
2:00 pm -  The Evening Standard has a blurb on Ray and Sunny Afternoon (scroll to the bottom). The print version has a colour photo of Ray plus a colour banner ad for Sunny Afternoon.
10:28 am -  Here are the Olivier Awards 2015 winner interview with John Dagleish and George Maguire.
10:25 am -  Here's a blog review of the Kinks-Size LP.
10:07 am -  You can buy a Sunny Afternoon art print.
10:06 am -  Here is video of the Sunny Afternoon cast's performance at the Olivier Awards on Sunday. Other videos here and here.
9:50 am -  Ray joined the cast onstage during the finale at last night's performance of Sunny Afternoon. Ray and the cast celebrated their Olivier Award wins yesterday afternoon with cake. Some photos here, here and here.
9:38 am -  A couple more articles on the Olivier Awards here and here.
9:37 am -  The Sunny Afternoon Challenge blog posts for day 6 are here.
9:34 am -  The Kinks are on the cover of issue #341 of the French magazine Jukebox, with an interview with Dave inside.
9:29 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman LP is clearly visible in a scene in the new Ben Stiller film "While We're Young".
 
 Monday, 13th April, 2015
9:31 am -  Here's an article on the Olivier Awards with a backstage quote from Ray.
9:29 am -  Some articles and photos from the Olivier Awards last night here, here, here, here, here, , and here.
 
 Sunday, 12th April, 2015
5:13 pm -  Congratulations to Ray and the cast & crew of Sunny Afternoon for their big wins at the Olivier Awards tonight.
 
 Saturday, 11th April, 2015
6:44 am -  "This Time Tomorrow" was in an IBM ad near the end of the Masters telecast yesterday.
6:42 am -  The BBC programme More Dangerous Songs (including "Lola") was re-aired last night.
6:40 am -  The Sunny Afternoon Challenge blog posts for day 4 are here and here. The day 5 posts are here and here.
 
 Thursday, 9th April, 2015
3:50 pm -  You can listen again to Ray on BBC Radio 4 today (starts at 00:50).
12:17 pm -  The next gig for the tribute band The Kinx is Saturday, 18th April at the Hotel Den Helder in Den Helder, Holland.
11:29 am -  Here's a video interview with Ray about the Sunny Afternoon Olivier Award nominations.
11:28 am -  Here's an Olivier Awards prediction article.
11:25 am -  Day 3 of the Sunny Afternoon Challenge blog posts here and here.
 
 Wednesday, 8th April, 2015
5:02 pm -  According to this tweet, you can win tickets to see Ray at Glastonbury Abbey in August.
2:25 pm -  A fan has a spare front row ticket for Ray's talk at the Southbank Centre in London next Friday (17 April) for sale.
2:18 pm -  This Billboard article says that casting for a Kinks biopic film (directed by Julien Temple) will begin soon.
2:14 pm -  "Last of the Steam Powered Trains" was used in an episode of the Netflix series Bloodline.
9:23 am -  Blog posts for day 2 of the Sunny Afternoon challenge here and here.
 
 Tuesday, 7th April, 2015
9:51 am -  The songs that George Maguire and John Dagleish performed on BBC radio have been uploaded to Soundcloud.
9:49 am -  According to this tweet, there's a piece on Ray in the latest issue of Technikart magazine.
9:47 am -  Here's a discounted ticket offer for Sunny Afternoon.
9:42 am -  Here's an interview with Ray (a preview article for his August gig at Glastonbury Abbey).
9:38 am -  According to Joe Penhall in this article, there are no concrete plans for taking Sunny Afternoon to New York yet, but there are for the Far East, Australia and Japan.
9:36 am -  Yesterday was day 1 of the Sunny Afternoon Challenge blog post. And another post here.
 
 Monday, 6th April, 2015
9:33 am -  You can listen again to John Dagleish and George Maguire interviewed and performing live music from Sunny Afternoon on BBC Radio London yesterday. Starts at 00:09:53 (interview and "Lola"), "Sunny Afternoon" at 01:07:00 and a Kinks medley at 01:43:20.
9:30 am -  There's another interview with Ray and John Dagleish to be broadcast Friday at 1pm and an interview with John Dagleish to be broadcast Thursday at 2pm.
9:25 am -  In this interview with Nellie McKay, she talks about covering "Sunny Afternoon".
 
 Friday, 3rd April, 2015
4:32 pm -  Here's an article about "You Really Got Me" being used in a scene in Mad Men.
4:30 pm -  The Kinks' 1973 concert at Shepherd's Bush Empire is playing on BBC Radio 6 right now.
 
 Thursday, 2nd April, 2015
12:16 pm -  Here's a trailer video for the Olivier Awards.
11:56 am -  Sunny Afternoon announces some new cast members. And here's another article.
 
 Wednesday, 1st April, 2015
1:09 pm -  According to this article, the Sunny Afternoon cast will be performing a Kinks medley at the Olivier Awards.
10:05 am -  Some more photos from yesterday's Olivier Awards nominees' lunch.
 
 Tuesday, 31st March, 2015
3:59 pm -  The Sonics cover "The Hardway" on their new album.
10:03 am -  Ron Sexsmith covers "Days" in this video.
10:01 am -  Just a reminder about the Akoustik Kinks Night at the Clissold Arms this Thursday, 2nd April, at 8pm.
9:47 am -  Some photos from today's Olivier Awards Nominees' Lunch here and here.
9:44 am -  A couple blog posts on Sunny Afternoon here and here.
9:43 am -  You can listen again to a BBC interview with Ray and John Dagleish (starts at 02:16:22).
 
 Monday, 30th March, 2015
10:16 am -  There will be a "Sunny Afternoon challenge" at this blog the week leading up to the Olivier awards.
10:13 am -  Not sure if Ray will be at this event, or if the lecture is just about him, but Dirk Roofthooft - Mijn jeugdig leven met Ray Davies will take place at Huis 23 in Brussels, Belgium on 18th April 2015 at 17:00.
10:02 am -  Here's a musical theatre production that features "I Go To Sleep".
9:50 am -  Here's a story about getting into a Kinks concert.
9:44 am -  You can listen again to Tom Robinson's interview with Ray. Also, the Tom Robinson show is looking for suggestions for a Kinks-inspired playlist.
9:38 am -  Ray is included in this article on pop prodigies.
9:37 am -  Check out this Kinks map/artwork from BBC Radio 6.
9:33 am -  This book features an interview with Ray. (And here's a nice tweet from the author.)
 
 Saturday, 28th March, 2015
8:46 am -  You can listen again to Ray's recorded message on the Brian Matthew 25th anniversary show (at 01:27:16).
8:43 am -  Here's a preview article for Ray's interview on the Tom Robinson show tonight.
 
 Friday, 27th March, 2015
11:10 am -  Here's an article on Ray's songwriting.
9:23 am -  The Porc & Pyn & Friends band that played at the Kinks 50 Years Tribute Night in Heiloo (in Holland) last November have changed their name to "You Really Got Me" and only play Kinks songs now. Their first gig will be Saturday, April 4th at the Queens Bar in Heiloo from 23.00 till 24.00 hours. (Here's their performance of This Strange Effect from November.
9:18 am -  Enter the word 'FIVER' in the promotion code field to get £5 tickets for the Making Sunny Afternoon event this Sunday.
9:17 am -  You can listen again to Ray on BBC Radio Kent from yesterday (starts at 13:27).
 
 Thursday, 26th March, 2015
11:27 am -  According to this Facebook post, tonight's Haringey Young Musician's show (with special guest appearance from Ray) is free entry.
10:25 am -  Yoshi has a spare Sunny Afternoon ticket (front stalls table) for next Wednesday, April 1st.
9:38 am -  Here's a Sunny Afternoon ticket offer.
9:36 am -  VGPS is #8 in this blog post list of Top Albums of 1968. Also, Face To Face is #7 for 1966 and Arthur is #6 for 1969.
9:34 am -  According to this tweet, Ray will be on BBC Radio Kent today at 4pm.
9:28 am -  Dave is included in this article on 18 Stars Who Prove Queer People Can (Classic) Rock.
 
 Wednesday, 25th March, 2015
9:25 am -  In this video of a recorded argument with his parents set to animation, the guy includes a Kinks poster (in the animation) and photos of himself with Ray and Dave.
9:15 am -  Julien Temple's talk on Ray last year as part of the 32 Londoners series of talks is now available to listen to as a podcast.
 
 Tuesday, 24th March, 2015
12:44 pm -  At Ray's appearance at the Haringey Young Musicians show on Thursday he will be a Q&A session.
9:24 am -  Ray will be discussing music at the Fulcrum Festival at the Nuffield Theatre in Southampton on 24th April 2015. Tickets are on sale now.
9:15 am -  According to a post on the Kinks Facebook page, VGPS is the album of the day this Friday on BBC6.
 
 Monday, 23rd March, 2015
10:43 am -  An exhibition of Kinks photographs and other artwork will run at Snap Galleries in London from 16th May to 27th June, 2015.
 
 Wednesday, 18th March, 2015
9:55 am -  A "Waterloo Sunset" artwork piece (the enlarged Pye single seen here) was sold on a recent episode of Channel 4's Four Rooms.
9:46 am -  The Tom Robinson interview with Ray will be aired on BBC Radio 6 on Saturday, 28th March at 9pm. (It was originally scheduled to air on 6th March.)
9:43 am -  Ray is mentioned in this Bruce Foxton interview.
 
 Tuesday, 17th March, 2015
3:45 pm -  Here's a blog review of Sunny Afternoon.
12:31 pm -  Here's a video of the Sunny Afternoon cast performing for Comic Relief.
12:31 pm -  Here's an article about Dave's letter to Rolling Stone.
12:26 pm -  An Australian TV ad for Just Jeans uses "All Day And All Of The Night".
9:21 am -  According to this tweet, Ray is doing a Masterclass at BIMM on 23rd April.
9:04 am -  Here's the poster for the Haringey Young Musicians concert next week, at which Ray will be a special guest.
 
 Monday, 16th March, 2015
12:49 pm -  Ray will be a special guest at a performance of the Haringey Young Musicians Stage Band at Earl Haig Hall in London (N8) on Thursday, 26th March 2015 at 7.30pm, in support of the group's fundraising for their cultural exchange visit to Peru in August. Reserve tickets in advance via email.
10:47 am -  Sunny Afternoon has been nominated for an Also Recognized Award for Best Musical Direction.
10:38 am -  Noel Gallagher also talks about Ray in this BBC Radio 6 programme (at 42:33).
10:36 am -  Here's the English version of the Noel Gallagher article where he includes "Waterloo Sunset" in his top 5 songs.
10:34 am -  This BBC documentary on The Strypes includes footage of and several references to The Kinks.
 
 Friday, 13th March, 2015
11:39 am -  According to this tweet, you can enter to win a pair of Sunny Afternoon tickets.
11:37 am -  Noel Gallagher is quoted as saying "Ray Davies is my hero" in a recent issue of Red Bulletin magazine (the German language version, possibly other versions as well).
10:39 am -  According to this tweet, the Sunny Afternoon cast will be performing for Comic Relief.
 
 Thursday, 12th March, 2015
9:24 am -  Americana is on the short list for the inaugural Penderyn Music Book Prize (to be announced on 12th April 2015).
9:22 am -  Here's a Sunny afternoon meal and ticket offer.
9:21 am -  Here's an interview with George Maguire.
9:20 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about ripped off songs.
 
 Wednesday, 11th March, 2015
10:08 am -  Here's a blog post on Ray.
9:54 am -  Tickets are on sale now for Ray Davies in Conversation with Jude Kelly at the Southbank Centre on Friday, 17 April 2015.
9:51 am -  There will be three 7" vinyl Kinks releases (2 EP reissues and the single from the Anthology box set) on Record Store Day (April 18th, 2015).
9:48 am -  Here's a video review of Sunny Afternoon.
 
 Tuesday, 10th March, 2015
9:17 am -  Here are a few links relating to the Olivier Awards nominations: a quote from John Dagleish, and video of John Dagleish.
9:13 am -  Here's a blog post on Sunny Afternoon.
 
 Monday, 9th March, 2015
2:57 pm -  Dave is mentioned in this article about electric guitar effects.
9:21 am -  Sunny Afternoon has 5 Olivier Award nominations: Matt McKenzie for Best Sound Design, George Maguire for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical, John Dalgleish for Best Actor in a Musical, Ray Davies for Outstanding Achievement in Music and Sunny Afternoon for Best New Musical.
9:17 am -  Weird Al performed "Yoda" with a girl with autism on last night's Night Of Too Many Stars benefit. (Click link to watch.)
9:13 am -  Ray is mentioned in this Ham & High article about Highgate.
9:11 am -  There was an interview with Ray (in French) in yesterday's issue of L'Équip (paywalled).
 
 Saturday, 7th March, 2015
2:59 pm -  Here's a Clissold Arms blog post on their top 10 favourite Kinks hits.
2:57 pm -  Sunny Afternoon is included in this list of the Top 10 New Musicals in the West End.
2:55 pm -  Sunny Afternoon was named Most Inspiring West End show.
 
 Thursday, 5th March, 2015
10:52 am -  Yesterday's episode of Pop Gold on ITV included a 1978 performance of "Lola" by Ray and Gordon Edwards.
9:55 am -  The Kinks are on the cover of the latest issue (No. 46) of Shindig! magazine.
9:53 am -  There will be an "Akoustik Kinks" performance at the Clissold Arms on Thursday, 2nd April at 8pm.
9:51 am -  Here's an article on the Kinda Kinks album.
 
 Wednesday, 4th March, 2015
8:52 am -  Here's a blog post on Sunny Afternoon.
8:52 am -  According to this tweet, Ray will be in this Sunday's issue of L'Équip (the French sports newspaper).
 
 Monday, 2nd March, 2015
3:18 pm -  Here's a blog post on Sunny Afternoon.
10:28 am -  Ray is included in this article on musicians who have lived in New Orleans.
9:52 am -  Here's another discount ticket offer for Sunny Afternoon.
9:51 am -  Most of "Apeman" was played at the beginning of the new TV show "The Last Man On Earth" last night.
9:44 am -  Here's a recent photo of Ray.
9:44 am -  The Brothers in Arms and The Kinks at the BBC specials were re-aired on BBC Four this past weekend. UK residents can watch again online.
9:18 am -  Here's an interview with the Kast Off Kinks from BBC Radio Berkshire (starts about 1:34:40).
9:12 am -  Here's a radio interview with Ian Gibbons, and another interview with the Kast Off Kinks.
 
 Friday, 27th February, 2015
8:59 am -  A blog post about the Sunny Afternoon musical: part 1 and part 2.
8:58 am -  Here's a new photo of Ray.
 
 Thursday, 26th February, 2015
2:44 pm -  Tickets are still available for a Making Sunny Afternoon event next month.
9:27 am -  Here's an article about Ray headlining the Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza in August.
9:20 am -  Konk studios is mentioned in this interview with Swervedriver.
 
 Wednesday, 25th February, 2015
9:57 am -  You can vote for Sunny Afternoon as the most inspiring West End show.
9:47 am -  Here's another Sunny Afternoon ticket offer.
9:32 am -  Here's a preview article for the Kast Off Kinks' gig in Maidenhead tomorrow.
9:30 am -  The Kinks and Ray are mentioned in this article about the Brit Awards.
9:30 am -  "Waterloo Sunset" tops this list of the ten best songs about London.
9:29 am -  A couple recent articles about Ray here and here.
 
 Tuesday, 24th February, 2015
9:15 am -  Here's a poem dedicated to Ray.
9:14 am -  Here's a Facebook group for Sunny Afternoon fans.
9:08 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
 
 Monday, 23rd February, 2015
9:14 am -  The Third Spanish Kinks Fans Konvention will happen on 21st March in Madrid. More information and tickets at KonvencionKinks.com. (And here's a Facebook event for the konvention.)
9:02 am -  Billboard has a new interview with Dave.
9:02 am -  Here's an article about Campbell Bruce, Ray's art college teacher.
8:57 am -  Here's a blog post on Ray.
8:56 am -  This article mentions that UK foreign secretary Phillip Hammond attended a performance of Sunny Afternoon recently.
 
 Thursday, 19th February, 2015
2:06 pm -  There's a "flash sale" on Sunny Afternoon tickets at this site.
9:00 am -  There's a special merchandise offer on the Kinks Facebook page today.
8:57 am -  Ron Sexsmith covers "Scrapheap City".
 
 Wednesday, 18th February, 2015
1:37 pm -  Nashua, New Hampshire's The Telegraph has an article on The Kinks (paywalled after the first 1.5 paragraphs).
11:49 am -  A snippet of "This Time Tomorrow" was featured on last night's episode of Uncle on BBC 3.
9:58 am -  Here's a ticket offer for Sunny Afternoon.
 
 Tuesday, 17th February, 2015
1:40 pm -  Here's a new interview with George Maguire from Sunny Afternoon, answering fans' questions.
8:56 am -  Carl Barât talks about the Kinks' influence on his music in this interview (from around 30:37).
 
 Monday, 16th February, 2015
9:35 am -  On Dave's Facebook page there's a photo of him reunited with his Kinks shirt -- the frilly one that goes with the hunting jackets, which was stolen in 1965.
9:23 am -  Here's a blog post about attending every evening performance of Sunny Afternoon in a week.
9:03 am -  UK residents can watch again the cast of Sunny Afternoon perform "Waterloo Sunset" on the Andrew Marr show from yesterday.
 
 Sunday, 15th February, 2015
3:32 pm -  Here's an article about Ray's appearance on the Andrew Marr show.
3:25 pm -  UK residents can watch again the Andrew Marr interview with Ray from this morning. (Here it is on YouTube for now.)
3:22 pm -  This article is partly about a cover version of "I'm Not Like Everybody Else".
3:21 pm -  Ron Mael mentions Ray in this Sparks interview.
3:19 pm -  "Lola" is included in this article about the Top 5 Songs about Transsexuals & the Transgendered
 
 Friday, 13th February, 2015
2:49 pm -  Here are some more photos of Ray at today's taping of the Andrew Marr show.
2:20 pm -  Dave responds to a remark Ray made in the Rolling Stone article about the creation of the guitar sound for YRGM.
2:02 pm -  Here's an article on the VGPS album.
11:28 am -  According to this Facebook post, premium seats for Ray's Greenwich gig are almost gone.
11:28 am -  Here's a photo of Ray being filmed for the Andrew Marr show this Sunday.
9:49 am -  The latest issue of Rolling Stone has an article about Ray (part of the magazine's "My life in fifteen songs" series).
8:45 am -  Here's a preview article for the Kast Off Kinks' gig in Dundee on 22nd Feb.
 
 Thursday, 12th February, 2015
9:12 am -  The Kinks are included in this article about Bands Planning a Reunion.
9:10 am -  Here's a blog post on Dave's Flying V guitar.
 
 Wednesday, 11th February, 2015
3:29 pm -  Here's a Facebook event for Ray's London gig.
12:57 pm -  Here's a new video interview with Sunny Afternoon actor Ben Caplan.
8:55 am -  You can enter a competition to win a pair of Sunny Afternoon tickets.
 
 Tuesday, 10th February, 2015
10:05 am -  Ray is mentioned in this Ben Goldacre article/post.
9:05 am -  Here's an anecdote about Ray from Tim Rogers.
9:02 am -  Here's a new interview with Dave.
 
 Monday, 9th February, 2015
2:28 pm -  Carl Barât mentions Ray in this interview.
9:04 am -  On the Andrew Marr show yesterday morning, they said Ray will be on next week's show.
 
 Saturday, 7th February, 2015
7:26 am -  Here's a news video from the Kast Off Kinks charity gig last night.
 
 Friday, 6th February, 2015
3:49 pm -  Two Kinks songs are mentioned in this list of sound-alike songs.
11:23 am -  Tickets for next Sunday's WhatsOnStage Awards Concert concert are now sold out, but if you missed out you can catch all the highlights on awards.whatsonstage.com.
9:57 am -  The Deathray Davies and a Ray anecdote are mentioned in this article about punny band names.
9:53 am -  Ray may (or may not) be on the Andrew Marr Show on BBC 1 this Sunday at 9am.
 
 Thursday, 5th February, 2015
9:11 am -  According to this tweet, tickets go on sale tomorrow for a Ray gig in Bristol. (Here's a Facebook event for the gig.)
 
 Wednesday, 4th February, 2015
1:22 pm -  Here's part 2 of the World Cafe interview with Ray.
8:51 am -  There is new artwork for the Sunny Afternoon musical on their Facebook page.
 
 Tuesday, 3rd February, 2015
4:18 pm -  Here's an article about the Kinks' appearance on Beat Beat Beat.
2:22 pm -  You can listen again to part one of the World Cafe interview with Ray.
12:41 pm -  Happy 68th Birthday to Dave Davies!
 
 Monday, 2nd February, 2015
9:52 am -  Here's an article about Sunny Afternoon being extended to 24 October 2015.
9:51 am -  A fan is selling a front stalls ticket for Sunny Afternoon tonight.
9:50 am -  According to this Facebook post, Ray will be interviewed on the World Cafe radio programe on WXPN in Philadelphia this Tuesday and Wednesday.
9:48 am -  ATGTickets.com has a Sunny Afternoon ticket and meal offer.
9:40 am -  New on the Kast Off Kinks web site: lots of good pics and videos of the 2014 Official Kinks Fan Club konvention.
 
 Friday, 30th January, 2015
4:19 pm -  Watch The Decemberists doing a cover of "Do You Remember Walter" in this video (at about 32:00).
2:20 pm -  From looking at ATGTickets.com, Sunny Afternoon is now booking until October 24th.
9:40 am -  The Sunny Afternoon Facebook page has announced their "dedicated follower" winners.
9:39 am -  According to this tweet, you can win tickets to Sunny Afternoon and a signed poster. More info here
 
 Thursday, 29th January, 2015
9:38 am -  Here's a review of the Muswell Hillbillies Legacy Edition.
 
 Wednesday, 28th January, 2015
1:08 pm -  You can win a pair of tickets from the Sunny Afternoon Facebook page.
9:26 am -  Billboard has a statement from Dave regarding his son Daniel and John Carpenter. ContactMusic.com also has a rehash of the Billboard article.
 
 Tuesday, 27th January, 2015
8:30 am -  Here's a blog post on the You Really Got Me album.
 
 Monday, 26th January, 2015
9:16 am -  According to this tweet, Tom Robinson's interview with Ray will be broadcast on Saturday, March 7th.
9:12 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
 
 Friday, 23rd January, 2015
4:15 pm -  At the Harold Pinter Theatre Facebook page you can win a free copy of the Sunny Afternoon programme.
3:07 pm -  Here's a blog review of Americana.
12:27 pm -  According to the Union Chapel Facebook page, Ray's gig there was voted "best gig of 2014".
 
 Thursday, 22nd January, 2015
1:05 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on The Liverbirds.
12:58 pm -  A couple rehashes of the Rock Cellar interviews here and here.
 
 Wednesday, 21st January, 2015
12:52 pm -  The Sunny Afternoon musical is looking for their #1 "Dedicated Follower" on Twitter and Facebook.
9:11 am -  Here's an article on the Legends: Shoulder To Shoulder album release by the Pete Quaife Foundation.
 
 Tuesday, 20th January, 2015
9:34 am -  The Kinks (and a new interview with Dave at the Clissold Arms) are included in this French TV show about the beginnings of Rock.
9:30 am -  Ray is included in this article about Greatest Rock Frontmen.
 
 Monday, 19th January, 2015
9:37 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One album is included in this We're Still Waiting... article.
9:32 am -  Here's a blog review of Sunny Afternoon.
9:31 am -  This blog post by John Mendelssohn includes mentions of the Kinks and Ray.
9:27 am -  Here's an interview with Ray and Dave.
9:25 am -  UK residents can watch again Ray's appearance on the Andrew Marr show yesterday morning.
9:22 am -  Here's a blog review of Sunny Afternoon.
9:18 am -  This Financial Times article opens by quoting "Shangri-La" lyrics.
9:16 am -  Ray is included in this Celebrity Heroes gallery.
 
 Friday, 16th January, 2015
12:24 pm -  You can vote for Ray's gig as the the favourite gig of 2014 at Union Chapel.
9:52 am -  You can listen again to the first segment of an Austrian radio interview with Ray.
9:24 am -  Here's an article on Ray by Tom Robinson, and an accompanying Spotify playlist.
 
 Thursday, 15th January, 2015
9:13 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
9:12 am -  The Jigsaw Seen's newly remixed version of "This Is Where I Belong" will be the "Power Play Track Of The Week" beginning this Friday, Jan. 16 at radio station Scotland 69AM in Edinburgh. The song has been remixed exclusively for inclusion on the album "Legends Shoulder To Shoulder" to benefit The Pete Quaife Foundation (with proceeds going to help children on dialysis) which will be released on Jan. 21.
 
 Monday, 12th January, 2015
2:00 pm -  Here's an article on Sunny Afternoon.
12:37 pm -  The Official Kinks Fan Club has posted ticket info on their web site for the 2015 fan club meeting (Sunday, 22nd November 2015).
9:21 am -  The Blues at the BBC TV programme featuring the Kinks will be repeated this Friday.
9:19 am -  Here's an interview with Ray and Dave.
 
 Thursday, 8th January, 2015
3:21 pm -  According to this article Ray has been approached to sing on a "Save Soho" single.
2:55 pm -  Here's a blog post about "Waterloo Sunset".
 
 Wednesday, 7th January, 2015
9:29 am -  Here's another episode of the Danish TV program with some great 1966 footage of the Kinks.
 
 Tuesday, 6th January, 2015
11:40 am -  The Kinks Facebook page has a limited number of Anthology box sets autographed by Ray and Dave for sale.
9:50 am -  The official Kinks merchandise store has a new metal "Superman" pin badge.
 
 Monday, 5th January, 2015
12:46 pm -  There's a new video of Ray on the Kinks Facebook page, talking about the recording of "I Need You".
11:10 am -  Tickets are on sale for An Evening with ROB HEGEL and MICK BOLTON in support of the Pete Quaife Foundation, Friday, 15 May at the Clissold Arms.
10:31 am -  Here's a blog post that's partly about Ray.
10:28 am -  Dave talks about "Death of a Clown" in a Classic Rock magazine article (paywalled).
10:24 am -  You can listen again to the Johnnie Walker interviews with Ray and Dave (a rebroadcast from 2010).
10:18 am -  Footage of the Kinks was used in this BBC documentary on the Clash (starts at 20:08).
10:16 am -  Some 1966 footage of the Kinks in Denmark was used in this Danish TV programme (starts around 32:15).
9:58 am -  One more video from the Blue Meanies: The Village Green Preservation Society.
 
 Sunday, 4th January, 2015
7:24 am -  Johnny Walker interviews Ray and Dave on BBC Radio 2 today at 17:00.
 
 Friday, 2nd January, 2015
11:43 am -  Here's another review of the Anthology box set.
11:43 am -  Here's a preview of an article about the Kinks in the latest issue of Mojo.
11:41 am -  This article about VH-1 mentions Ray and Storytellers.
11:40 am -  Ray is mentioned in a BBC article about books being published this year.
 
 Thursday, 1st January, 2015
10:03 am -  Here's another review of the Anthology box set.
 
 Tuesday, 30th December, 2014
4:25 pm -  According to this Facebook post, the official Kinks merchandise store is improved and "optimised for use on smart phones and tablets as well as desk top and laptop computers".
4:13 pm -  Here's a review of recording engineer Glyn Johns' autobiography Sound Man.
4:10 pm -  Two more videos from the Blue Meanies: Days and I Need You.
4:09 pm -  Dave's Facebook page is having a photo caption contest.
4:08 pm -  Here's a review of the Anthology box set.
4:06 pm -  The Kinks Facebook page is asking for photos of fans with their copies of The Anthology box set.
4:02 pm -  You can listen again to this morning's interview with Dave on BBC Three Counties Radio (starts about 02:31:30 into the programme).
3:48 pm -  Here's a petition to save Tin Pan Alley/Denmark Street in London.
 
 Monday, 29th December, 2014
10:38 am -  Iain Lee will interview Dave tomorrow morning at 8:30 on BBC Three Counties Radio.
10:36 am -  A couple new videos from the Blue Meanies: Dandy and Destroyer.
10:34 am -  Ray talks about "I'm Not Like Everybody Else" in a new video on The Kinks' Facebook page.
 
 Saturday, 27th December, 2014
9:16 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article.
9:15 am -  This Guardian article mentions Ray and Dave.
9:14 am -  Be sure to vote for Sunny Afternoon as Best New Musical, and George Maguire as Best Supporting Actor.
9:12 am -  "Victoria" is used in a new TV ad.
9:12 am -  Sunny Afternoon is mentioned in this "2014 in review" article.
9:10 am -  According to the Sunny Afternoon Facebook page, Ben Caplan (who plays Eddie Kassner) was on ITV's 'Weekend' Christmas Special yesterday.
 
 Thursday, 25th December, 2014
6:46 pm -  Dave has a Christmas photo on his Facebook page.
7:36 am -  Here's a blog post on "Father Christmas".
7:35 am -  Ray is mentioned in this interview with Spoon.
7:32 am -  "Father Christmas" is included in this list of Christmas songs.
 
 Tuesday, 23rd December, 2014
9:57 am -  The Kinks Facebook page has a new video of Ray talking about the recording of "Waterloo Sunset".
9:54 am -  Here's a tweet about Ray and the 50th anniversary of Lola race cars.
9:51 am -  "Money Talks" was played on this BBC TV program (you can hear it at around 1 minute into the clip).
 
 Monday, 22nd December, 2014
11:09 am -  The Kinks Facebook page has a short video of Ray talking about "Autumn Almanac".
11:06 am -  From Henny Stahli: "To celebrate the Kinksmas holiday season I bring you: 'The Kinky2' Live at The Boston Arms - London - 2004. Have a nice time and best wishes for 2015!"
9:28 am -  This 2006 feature on Sid Barrett from Uncut magazine has a quote from Ray.
9:27 am -  Sunny Afternoon is one of two "shows of the year" according to this theater critic.
9:26 am -  The Kinks are included in this list of Essential Cricket Songs (although not the Kinks song you would expect).
9:10 am -  Here are some pro-shot videos from the Blue Meanies' Kinks tribute concert in August: Do It Again, Victoria, She's Got Everything, A Well Respected Man, and A Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy.
 
 Saturday, 20th December, 2014
3:00 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about The Alexandra pub.
 
 Friday, 19th December, 2014
3:27 pm -  Rumor is that Sunny Afternoon's run on London's West End has been extended to October 2015.
9:48 am -  "The Kast Off Kinks would like to wish all Kinks Fans/Friends a very merry Christmas and a happy new year."
9:47 am -  In this interview with Johnny Marr, he mentions Ray's influence.
9:46 am -  Rolling Stone includes the Legacy Edition of Muswell Hillbillies in their list of the 20 Best Reissues of 2014.
 
 Thursday, 18th December, 2014
2:09 pm -  Some photos from Ray's autograph session at the Harold Pinter Theatre today: here, here, here and here.
 
 Wednesday, 17th December, 2014
2:20 pm -  Here's another Christmas song list containing "Father Christmas". ('Tis the season...)
2:19 pm -  This restaurant article mentions Ray.
9:32 am -  A fan has a spare ticket for Sunny Afternoon this Saturday (20th December) for sale.
9:28 am -  George and John from Sunny Afternoon are in this Christmas video.
9:28 am -  "Father Christmas" is included in this list of 12 songs of Christmas.
 
 Tuesday, 16th December, 2014
10:28 am -  According to Amazon.co.uk, the Phobia CD will be reissued on 5 January 2015.
 
 Monday, 15th December, 2014
4:35 pm -  Today is the release day for the US version of "The Anthology 1964 - 1971" box set.
3:36 pm -  You can listen to a radio interview with Debi Doss, which includes two tracks from her EP. (Scroll down to the "BBC Radio Cambridgeshire interview" link.)
11:29 am -  The January 2015 issue of Guitar Player magazine has an article & interview with Dave on pages 42 to 46.
11:10 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
 
 Friday, 12th December, 2014
9:52 am -  BMG is reissuing Kinks albums on vinyl. The first three are out on Monday. Face to Face and Something Else follow on 22nd December. VGPS and Arthur will be out in the new year.
9:29 am -  According to this article, the new trailer for Sunny Afternoon was watched by 175000 people in 24 hours.
 
 Thursday, 11th December, 2014
9:14 am -  Here's an article on the Kinks.
 
 Wednesday, 10th December, 2014
3:56 pm -  "Get Into London Theatre" is offering discount tickets for non-weekend performances of Sunny Afternoon in January and February.
1:00 pm -  According to a Sunny Afternoon Facebook page post (since removed), John Dagleish will be on the TV show The Wright Stuff tomorrow at 9:15am.
9:49 am -  According to BroadwayWorld.com, Ray will be signing copies of the Sunny Afternoon cast CD, the deluxe Lola vs. Powerman reissue, and "The Anthology 1964-1971" box set at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London on Thursday, 18th December from 4:00pm to 5:15pm. (Note: the date is 18th Dec., not 11th Dec.!)
9:45 am -  Here's a review of Dave's Rippin' Up Time album.
9:45 am -  Here's a review of Sunny Afternoon.
9:45 am -  Billboard has a quote from Ray about Hal David.
9:31 am -  There's a new trailer video for the Sunny Afternoon musical.
 
 Tuesday, 9th December, 2014
9:32 am -  Here's a new cover of "Father Christmas" by the band Flamingo Road.
9:17 am -  Here's a blog review of Face To Face. Also check out the author's poem about Ray.
 
 Monday, 8th December, 2014
10:09 am -  There was an article (in Dutch, paywalled) in de Volkskrant last week.
9:27 am -  The cast of Sunny Afternoon wish you a Merry Christmas in this video.
9:25 am -  Here's a blog post on Sunny Afternoon.
9:25 am -  George Maguire makes this list of 10 standout theatrical performances of 2014 for his portrayal of Dave in Sunny Afternoon.
9:18 am -  Here's a review of the Sunny Afternoon cast CD.
9:15 am -  Here's a new interview with Dave.
9:15 am -  Here's a picture of Ray "photobombing".
9:14 am -  The recent interview with Ray was repeated on NPR's Fresh Air Weekend.
9:13 am -  Here's part 2 of the 1971 interview with Ray.
9:12 am -  One more article on the knitting needle/razor blade.
 
 Friday, 5th December, 2014
12:00 pm -  The Sunny Afternoon musical and George McGuire are nominated for WhatsOnStage awards. The public can vote here. Tickets for the awards concert are now on sale here.
11:57 am -  According to this Facebook post, there's an article on the fashion of the Kinks in the December 2014 issue of ICON magazine from Spanish newspaper El País.
11:39 am -  Here's a poem written by Ray.
11:35 am -  The Looney Tunes Music Store's Facebook page has several photos of Dave's in-store appearance yesterday, as well as a video snippet.
11:32 am -  VintageRock.com has an interview with Dave, a review of Rippin' Up Time, and a review of the "Essential Kinks" compilation and Muswell Hillbillies (Legacy Edition) reissue.
 
 Thursday, 4th December, 2014
1:22 pm -  Here's an op-ed piece on the Kinks.
9:39 am -  Here's a couple of photos of Ray reading an article on Thierry Henry.
9:28 am -  Here's a cover of "Waterloo Sunset" by the band Mystery Fox.
9:25 am -  This article on "selfies" quotes "Celluloid Heroes".
 
 Wednesday, 3rd December, 2014
9:34 am -  Here's a review of the "Anthology" box set.
9:27 am -  Artist Pete McKee also has a "Waterloo Sunset" print available (in addition to the VGPS print mentioned here on Monday).
9:24 am -  Here's an article on One For The Road.
9:23 am -  Here's a review of Dave's NYC-area shows.
9:18 am -  Here's a 1971 interview with Ray.
9:18 am -  Here's one more article on the knitting needle/razor blade saga.
 
 Tuesday, 2nd December, 2014
4:16 pm -  Here's a new interview with Ray about the Lola vs. Powerman... album.
1:56 pm -  According to this Facebook post you can enter to win a pair of Sunny Afternoon tickets.
9:40 am -  Just a reminder that the last day of the "'See My Friends' - Ray Davies: The Kinks, Konk and Kin" exhibition at the Bruce Castle Museum is Saturday, 20 December 2014.
9:30 am -  Here's yet another article rehashing the Rolling Stone interview with Ray.
9:29 am -  Here's a recent interview with Ray.
9:27 am -  Here's a photo of Ray reading a copy of Lewes Musical Express.
9:25 am -  Some articles on the knitting needle/razor blade saga from UltimateClassicRock.com, FiveFeetOfFury.com, ABC News Radio Online, MusicTimes.com, and WROR.com.
9:16 am -  The Kink Kontroversy is reviewed on Alan's Album Archives. Also some of his older reviews have been extended: Face To Face, Arthur and Give The People What They Want.
 
 Monday, 1st December, 2014
10:29 am -  The Kinks were mentioned in yesterday's Frazz comic strip.
9:41 am -  Amazon.co.uk has the Anthology box set for £32 today (£10 less than it was originally priced).
9:29 am -  Here's a blog post on reunion thoughts.
9:26 am -  Here's a mid-1990s In The Studio interview with Ray.
9:24 am -  Artist Pete McKee is selling a print titled Village Green Preservation Society.
9:23 am -  Here's a review of Dave's Bergen Performing Arts Center show.
9:21 am -  Some photos of Ray from this weekend: here, here and here.
9:15 am -  Many sites have rehashes of the Rolling Stone interview with Ray: NME, Uncut, Noise11.com, 103.5 The Arrow, UltimateClassicRock.com, Music-News.com, Boston Globe (quote of the day), Live4Ever.com, Ultimate-Guitar.com, and HuffingtonPost.co.uk.
9:06 am -  Here's an article on the song "Come Dancing".
9:05 am -  Here's a new cover of "Waterloo Sunset" by the band First Aid Kit.


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