News & Rumors
(you decide which is which)


 Friday, 15th January, 2021
2:28 pm -  "Dedicated Follower Of Fashion" was played last night's BBC1 dog grooming competition programme Pooch Perfect (episode 2 of 8).
11:21 am -  Dick van Veelen has released a supplement to his book (The Kinks - een oer-Engelse band, published in November). The supplement is titled The Kinks - Concerten in Nederland. It's a limited edition paperback book with an overview of all concerts The Kinks gave in the Netherlands, including reviews, documents, unique photos and eyewitness accounts of concertgoers. (I believe that like the hardback book, people outside of the Netherlands wanting to purchase this paperback supplement can do so by emailing the publisher.)
9:42 am -  In the new documentary series The True Story of Punk on the German TV station ZDFinfo, Iggy Pop talks about how he was influenced by "YRGM" (starts around 02:05).
9:24 am -  The Kinks are on the cover of the Jan/Feb 2021 (# 96) issue of the German magazine Classic Rock.
9:23 am -  Bob Henrit is mentioned in this article on one-hit-wonders, under #11: Unit 4 + 2 "Concrete and Clay".
 
 Thursday, 14th January, 2021
9:11 am -  Here's a new song titled "Ray Davies", by Greg Brown from the Kinks tribute band The Village Green.
9:08 am -  Geoff Edgars will be interviewing Dave on the Washington Post Instagram account tomorrow (Friday, Jan. 15th) at 1pm EST. "Dave will have his guitar at hand."
 
 Monday, 11th January, 2021
8:49 am -  Here's a review of the 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman....
 
 Thursday, 7th January, 2021
8:43 am -  "YRGM" is mentioned in this article on Warner Bros. Records.
 
 Wednesday, 6th January, 2021
9:11 am -  "Celluloid Heroes" is quoted in this radio station press release.
 
 Monday, 4th January, 2021
9:52 am -  Here's another interview with Dave on the 50th anniversary of Lola vs. Powerman....
9:47 am -  Here's a review of Mark Doyle's book The Kinks: Songs of the Semi-Detached.
9:46 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on the new single by Cap'n Marble called "Song For Ella".
 
 Friday, 1st January, 2021
11:02 am -  The deluxe edition of the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary release got 3.5/5 stars in the German Rolling Stone review.
 
 Tuesday, 29th December, 2020
10:14 am -  This article has a nice recent photo of Ray and Dave.
10:11 am -  Los Shakers perform a cover of "ADAAOTN" in this 1967 movie.
 
 Thursday, 24th December, 2020
10:08 am -  Here's an article about Dave's Christmas video. It also says his 1992 song "21st Century" will now be released in June.
10:05 am -  "Father Christmas" is #9 in this list of holiday songs.
 
 Tuesday, 22nd December, 2020
10:54 am -  Here's a new cover of "Father Christmas" by the band Darling Buds.
10:52 am -  Here's a new interview with Dave, about the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary release.
8:54 am -  The Kinks are mentioned as influences in this review of a new album by The Moons.
 
 Monday, 21st December, 2020
2:10 pm -  According to this article, in February Dave will release a 1992 song called "21st Century" that he co-wrote with Gerry Goffin.
9:09 am -  Here's a video Christmas card 2020 from Dave.
9:08 am -  "Father Christmas" is included in this Not your typical 2020 Christmas holiday playlist.
9:05 am -  Here's someone drumming along to "Father Christmas".
 
 Friday, 18th December, 2020
10:14 am -  Here's a Kinks "picture book".
9:46 am -  "Father Christmas" is mentioned in this article on Christmas music.
9:44 am -  Here's another article about Lola vs. Powerman....
9:43 am -  Here's a cover of "Father Christmas" (studio version) by the band Lit.
 
 Thursday, 17th December, 2020
3:54 pm -  Here's another article on the 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman....
3:43 pm -  Here's another new interview with Dave.
 
 Wednesday, 16th December, 2020
9:21 am -  Here's a new interview with Dave.
9:19 am -  Conan O'Brien and The Basic Cable Band have covered "Father Christmas" to raise money for the Get Together Foundation.
9:12 am -  Here's another article about Lola vs. Powerman....
 
 Tuesday, 15th December, 2020
8:48 am -  "Father Christmas" is mentioned in this article about a venue in Philadelphia.
8:47 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on The Hollywood Stars.
8:46 am -  A couple more articles on Lola vs. Powerman... here and here.
 
 Monday, 14th December, 2020
9:53 am -  A few more articles on the 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman... here, here, and here.
9:52 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this blog post on the band The Divine Comedy.
 
 Friday, 11th December, 2020
9:05 am -  Today is the UK/Europe release date of the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary edition. The release date for America is next Friday, 18 December. You can listen to the 2020 mix of an alternate take of "This Time Tomorrow" on YouTube.
8:42 am -  HD audio (96kHz, 24bit) downloads of the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary release are for sale at HDTracks.com and other sites.
8:36 am -  Here's a review of the
  • Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary release.
  • 8:35 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary reissue is included in this article on box sets.
     
     Thursday, 10th December, 2020
    8:58 am -  "Where Have All The Good Times Gone?" is included in this list of "Goodbye 2020!" songs.
    8:57 am -  Here's an article about the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary release.
     
     Wednesday, 9th December, 2020
    9:07 am -  Here's another interview with Dave.
    8:36 am -  Here's a new interview with Dave.
     
     Tuesday, 8th December, 2020
    12:24 pm -  Artist Daniel Østvold has released a comic book that tells the story of The Kinks through the eyes of a young Norwegian fan and his brother. The text is in English, and it can be ordered through the publisher at fordforlag.no.
    12:09 pm -  According to this article, Bob Henrit and Jim Rodford played on the new album by Francie Conway, Hidden Gems.
    12:06 pm -  "Father Christmas" is included in this article on the top 11 Christmas songs that rock.
    12:03 pm -  According to this article, Dave's son Daniel Davies plays on John Carpenter's new song "The Dead Walk".
     
     Monday, 7th December, 2020
    9:51 am -  You can listen to an interview with Dave from the Athens 441 radio show.
    9:15 am -  Here's a new interview with Ray
    9:12 am -  The 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman... is included in this article.
    9:11 am -  The Kinks are included in this article on the top classic rock bands.
    9:09 am -  Arthur is #6 in this list of the 12 greatest concept albums of all time.
    9:08 am -  According to this article, there's a new cover of "Father Christmas" by Steve and John Conte.
     
     Friday, 4th December, 2020
    10:20 am -  According to this article, Melbourne band Even has covered "Till The End Of The Day" for their album Down The Shops, to be released in January.
     
     Thursday, 3rd December, 2020
    12:54 pm -  The Kinks' cover of "Dancing In The Street" is mentioned in this article about a Motown song catalog.
    9:38 am -  The "Dead End Street" promo video is mentioned in this article on the history of the British music video.
    9:36 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on '60s music.
    9:33 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about Julien Temple.
    9:31 am -  This article mentions the "She's Got Everything" riff used in The Ferrets' song "She Was Unkind".
     
     Wednesday, 2nd December, 2020
    11:22 am -  Instead of their annual fundraising show, tribute band Kinda Kinky is asking for donations on Facebook that will go to the Minnesota hunger relief organization The Food Group.
    8:51 am -  Here's an article on the 50th anniversary of Lola vs. Powerman....
     
     Tuesday, 1st December, 2020
    1:52 pm -  Greg Townson of Los Straitjackets mentions Dave in this interview.
     
     Monday, 30th November, 2020
    12:49 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in this interview with Julien Temple.
    12:42 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on The Libertines.
    11:43 am -  According to this article, there is Kinks music in the new Netflix film "Rose Island".
    11:39 am -  According to this, Kinks music is included in a London cabaret show.
    11:35 am -  "Days" is included in this article on songs to be thankful for.
    11:34 am -  Ozzy Osbourne mentions "YRGM" in this interview.
    11:22 am -  A couple more articles on the "Lola" video here and here.
    10:57 am -  Here's an article on "Thanksgiving Day" and Ray.
     
     Thursday, 26th November, 2020
    8:42 am -  Several articles about the new "Lola" video here, here, here, here, here, here, and here.
    8:39 am -  Kinks tribute band Cats On Holiday were supposed to have their "God Save the Kinks" concert this Friday, but because of the pandemic it has been rescheduled for March 13th at the Music Box in Cleveland. They did a live stream last night, and you can watch the video on Facebook.
    8:33 am -  Charlie from Dirt Royal selects "Waterloo Sunset" as the song he wishes he'd written in this article.
    8:32 am -  "Thanksgiving Day" is included in this article and playlist.
    8:31 am -  Here's an article about the Kink Kontroversy and Lola vs. Powerman... albums.
    8:30 am -  Ron Sexsmith talks about Ray and recording a duet of "Misfits" with him at Konk in this interview.
    8:29 am -  "Days" is included in this article on Thanksgiving songs.
     
     Wednesday, 25th November, 2020
    8:42 am -  Here's a new interview with Dave.
    8:42 am -  Here's the 2020 stereo remaster of "Lola" on YouTube (audio only).
    8:38 am -  A message from Dick van Veelen about his book: (In Dutch:) "LAATSTE NIEUWS Uitgever Koninklijke Van Gorcum BV te Assen (NL) van mijn boek 'THE KINKS. Een oer-Engelse band' is bezig om het mogelijk te maken de Pdf-file 'Concerten in Nederland', die nu gratis te downloaden is op haar website, in beperkte oplage in boekvorm uit te geven. Dit op veler verzoek. Het is dus af te raden zelf aan de slag te gaan met printen, etc.Zodra er meer nieuws is breng ik u hiervan op de hoogte." (In English:) "BREAKING NEWS Publisher Royal Van Gorcum BV in Assen (NL) of my book THE KINKS. Een oer-Engelse band is working on making it possible to publish the Pdf-file 'Concerts in the Netherlands', which can now be downloaded for free on her website, in limited edition print. This is a popular request. It is therefore not recommended to start with printing yourself." Here's the link..
    8:32 am -  The latest Kinks & Beats podcast is on "20th Century Man".
     
     Tuesday, 24th November, 2020
    12:40 pm -  Here's the YouTube link where the full "Lola" video will premiere tomorrow.
    8:57 am -  The official Kinks Facebook page has a preview of a new comic-style video for "Lola". The full video premieres tomorrow at 2pm GMT.
    8:45 am -  Here's an article on the 50th anniversary of Lola vs. Powerman....
    8:44 am -  Here's a blog post on Muswell Hillbillies.
    8:44 am -  VGPS is included in this article on albums that had "sprawling" recording sessions.
    8:41 am -  Here's a review of a compilation CD box set that includes The Kinks' "She's Got Everything".
     
     Monday, 23rd November, 2020
    8:49 am -  Here's a short promotional film for Dick van Veelen's new Kinks book.
    8:48 am -  Ray is mentioned in this article.
    8:47 am -  Here's a 2006 photo of Ray with some background on the shoot by the photographer.
    8:46 am -  The Ready Steady Go! book is included in this article on the best music books of 2020.
    8:45 am -  Here's a blog post on "Picture Book".
    8:45 am -  Here's an article on "Waterloo Sunset".
    8:44 am -  Here's a cover of "Stop Your Sobbing" by Matthew Brown and Jim Jones.
    8:43 am -  There's a quote from Ray's Ready Steady Go! book essay in this article.
    8:41 am -  According to this article, a venue in Kingston, New York called "Lola" has a Ray Davies cocktail on the menu.
    8:40 am -  From an official Kinks Instagram post over the weekend: "Stayed tuned to our socials next week to be the first to hear the remastered version of the classic Kinks track Lola, taken from the forthcoming 50th anniversary album re-issue."
    8:39 am -  The 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman... is mentioned in this article.
     
     Friday, 20th November, 2020
    3:21 pm -  Larkin Poe mentions covering "YRGM" in this interview.
    3:21 pm -  Someone has uploaded music & film excerpts from the movie Percy on YouTube.
    8:51 am -  You can watch The Kinks performing "Got Love If You Want It" on the Red Skelton Hour from March 30th, 1965.
    8:34 am -  Dave is quoted in this article on the plight of small venues in London during the pandemic.
    8:33 am -  According to this, there's an interview with Ray in the new issue of Good Times magazine (German). (It says "History Interview #2", so it may be an old one.)
    8:31 am -  According to posts on the official Kinks Instagram, Facebook and Twitter pages, there is still Ray Davies Soundwave artwork (originals and signed prints) available.
    8:29 am -  Here's an article on The overlooked genius of The Kinks.
     
     Thursday, 19th November, 2020
    11:31 am -  You can listen to a collection of segments on The Kinks from the American Top 40 radio show.
    9:50 am -  The Kinks and Ray are mentioned in this article about White Stripes songs.
     
     Tuesday, 17th November, 2020
    2:06 pm -  Here's an article (in Dutch) on Dick van Veelen and his new Kinks book.
    9:25 am -  Here's a brief article on Schoolboys In Disgrace, released 45 years ago today.
     
     Monday, 16th November, 2020
    12:47 pm -  Here's a new post on Shel Talmy's Facebook page: The Blueprint for "Tired Of Waiting For You".
    10:26 am -  "She's Got Everything" was played on the ABC TV show "America's Funniest Home Videos" last night, during a segment featuring videos of girls doing silly things.
    10:24 am -  There will be a Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary radio show the week of December 7th.
    10:22 am -  "Waterloo Sunset" is mentioned in this article about a Cruella de Vil prequel novel.
     
     Friday, 13th November, 2020
    9:38 am -  Today is the release date of Dick van Veelen's book The Kinks. Een oer-Engelse band. Click on "Inkijkexemplaar" at that page for a sample from the book. People outside of Holland can contact the publisher directly to buy the book.
    9:30 am -  According to this article the name of the Village Green pub in Cornwall was inspired by The Kinks.
    9:28 am -  "Big Black Smoke" is included in Paul Weller's playlist of 16 songs that influenced him.
    9:25 am -  This tweet has a photo of the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary releases, and says Uncut rated it 9/10.
     
     Thursday, 12th November, 2020
    8:44 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article. "Paul Capsis and iOTA will rearrange the songs of Megan Washington, Deborah Conway, Deborah Harry and The Kinks to create a 'contemporary song cycle' called ‘RAPTURE: a song cycle of Desire and Ecstasy, Murder and Mayhem’."
    8:42 am -  The Kinks and Ray are mentioned in this article on Mose Allison.
     
     Wednesday, 11th November, 2020
    9:03 am -  You can listen to the "Powerman" 2020 mix.
    9:01 am -  Here are The Kinks doing three songs on Swedish TV in 1965.
    8:53 am -  Mike Campbell mentions The Kinks in this interview.
     
     Tuesday, 10th November, 2020
    8:39 am -  Here is some more info on the feature with Dave in the January 2021 issue of Uncut. ("Dave Davies takes us through the new Lola... 50th-anniversary reissue alongside an extensive review.")
    8:35 am -  Lola vs. Powerman... is included in this article on albums that turn 50 this month.
     
     Monday, 9th November, 2020
    2:22 pm -  Here's a drawing based on the Muswell Hillbillies album cover photo.
    8:49 am -  In this video, George Maguire talks about The Kinks and the Sunny Afternoon musical, and covers "Strangers" and "Sunny Afternoon". Starts around 01:53. It's part of the Unlock Virtual Festival, raising funds for The Prince's Trust.
    8:46 am -  The Smiths' guitarist Johnny Marr names "ADAAOTN" as one of his 11 favourite songs.
     
     Friday, 6th November, 2020
    4:42 pm -  Here's a review of the Ready Steady Go! book.
    8:39 am -  Ray is mentioned in this blog post on Glastonbury.
    8:38 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on Yusuf / Cat Stevens.
    8:35 am -  Here's an article about Mick's live stream yesterday. You can watch Mick again on Facebook.
     
     Thursday, 5th November, 2020
    8:41 am -  According to this tweet, there will be an upcoming interview with Dave about the 50th anniversary of Lola vs. Powerman.
    8:40 am -  Anya Taylor-Joy mentions The Kinks in this interview. Here's the video of the interview.
     
     Wednesday, 4th November, 2020
    10:31 am -  Kinks fan Dick van Veelen has written the first book in Dutch on The Kinks: The Kinks. Een oer-Engelse band. It will be out on Friday, 13 November 2020, but you can pre-order it now. The book has pictures that have not been published before, many taken by fans and music lovers at Kinks concerts in Holland in the '60s, '70s, '80s and '90s. On the same day of the release of the book, a special free downloadable PDF file called "Concerts in The Netherlands" will be available on the publisher's website, with more pictures, eyewitness reports from people who attended concerts, and more.
    10:15 am -  Here's an article on the Ready Steady Go! book.
    8:39 am -  Jimmy Page mentions The Kinks in this interview.
     
     Tuesday, 3rd November, 2020
    9:47 am -  Here's a blog post on Schoolboys In Disgrace.
     
     Monday, 2nd November, 2020
    9:05 am -  According to this Facebook post Mick will be on a live stream and taking questions this Thursday, 5th Nov. at 7pm UTC.
    9:04 am -  Bill Bailey mentions "YRGM" in this interview.
    9:02 am -  Ray is mentioned in this blog post.
    9:02 am -  "WHATGTG" is quoted in this Sierra Club article.
    9:00 am -  Here's a cover of "Picture Book" by The Lapels.
    8:57 am -  Here's a tweet about Ray's favorite train song.
    8:57 am -  Here's a new cover of "Misfits" by The Closets.
    8:56 am -  A few more articles/reviews on the Ready Steady Go! book that features Ray: here, here, andhere.
    8:55 am -  Ray and Dave are mentioned in this article on celebrity sibling feuds.
     
     Friday, 30th October, 2020
    3:09 pm -  Here's a new cover of "Wicked Annabella", just in time for Halloween.
    8:00 am -  Ron Sexsmith's latest Kinks cover is "The Way Love Used To Be".
    7:58 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on Chris Bell
     
     Thursday, 29th October, 2020
    9:50 am -  According to this Rolling Stone article (if paywalled, see this link), Jimmy Page's session work for The Kinks is mentioned in his new book.
    9:49 am -  The 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman is included in this article on new archival releases.
    9:47 am -  According to this, the cover of "YRGM" in the trailer for the League Of Legends game was done by 2WEI featuring Marvin Brooks, Kate & Hanna Leess.
     
     Wednesday, 28th October, 2020
    11:22 am -  Ray and Dave are mentioned in this article on Epiphone guitars.
    8:41 am -  "Stop Your Sobbing" is mentioned as being on the soundtrack in this review of "The Queen's Gambit".
    8:40 am -  A cover of "YRGM" is used in this cinematic trailer for the video game "Leage of Legends: Wild Rift".
     
     Tuesday, 27th October, 2020
    8:49 am -  According to this review of Peter Frampton's new memoir, the Kinks are mentioned in it.
    8:48 am -  This blog post mentions Ray and The Kinks.
    8:48 am -  Crawford Mack mentions Ray in this interview.
     
     Monday, 26th October, 2020
    1:23 pm -  A guitar signed by Dave has sold at auction (for charity).
    1:21 pm -  Here's an article (in Spanish) on the 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman.
    1:20 pm -  There will be a review of the 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman in the January 2021 issue (#326) of Mojo.
    1:14 pm -  Here's a parody of "Sunny Afternoon".
    1:12 pm -  The recent live performance by the Kinks tribute band The Village Green can be watched on Facebook.
    1:10 pm -  A recent Kinks tribute performance can be seen on YouTube.
    1:09 pm -  Nancy Sinatra's and Lee Hazlewood's cover of "Tired Of Waiting For You" will be on a Record Store Day release.
    1:02 pm -  Ray and "Dedicated Follower of Fashion" are mentioned in this article about David Bowie.
    1:00 pm -  "Stop Your Sobbing" is on "The Queen's Gambit" soundtrack.
    12:58 pm -  Peter Zaremba talks about The Kinks on the Waterloo Underground radio show.
     
     Friday, 23rd October, 2020
    10:17 am -  A "message from The Kinks" has been posted on their official social media pages: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
    8:47 am -  Here's an article about the Lola vs. Powerman 50th anniversary reissue and the "Any Time 2020" video.
    8:46 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about feuds in the music industry.
     
     Thursday, 22nd October, 2020
    11:48 am -  According to this Instagram post there will be a live streaming of a performance of Kinks songs tonight.
    8:49 am -  Jakko Jakszyk and Tom Robinson mention Ray and The Kinks in this interview (at around 1:23:23).
    8:48 am -  According to this article, Matt Nathanson has a cover of "Father Christmas" on his Farewell December album, to be released this Friday.
     
     Wednesday, 21st October, 2020
    10:20 am -  Here's the official video for "The Follower - Any Time 2020", from the upcoming 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman and the Moneygoround.
    9:12 am -  There are Kinks songs in this playlist of Music that inspired The Cramps.
     
     Tuesday, 20th October, 2020
    1:01 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in various Spencer Davis obituaries, such as here and here.
    9:36 am -  Gary Stockdale will be performing a Kinks tribute show today at 5:30pm Pacific time.
    9:20 am -  "Shangri-La" is mentioned in this article (when testing out ear buds).
    9:20 am -  The Record Store Release of the Village Of The Damned soundtrack on vinyl is mentioned in this article.
     
     Monday, 19th October, 2020
    9:06 am -  Here's the official video of Joe Bouchard's (from Blue Öyster Cult) cover of "ADAAOTN".
    9:02 am -  The Kinks' version of "Beautiful Delilah" is included in this article on the best covers of Chuck Berry.
    9:00 am -  Dave is mentioned in this article on musicians as inventors.
    8:59 am -  Here's a podcast on The Kurious Kase of The Kinks.
     
     Friday, 16th October, 2020
    3:40 pm -  There will be a video for the "Any Time 2020" track, premiering on 21st October.
    9:35 am -  Deke Dickerson does a Beach Boys/Wrecking Crew-style cover of "Waterloo Sunset".
    9:34 am -  Here's Dave Quayle's review of Carey Fleiner's book The Kinks: A Thoroughly English Phenomenon.
    9:27 am -  Here's a blog post about the "Long Distance Piano Player".
    9:26 am -  Dave Victor picks The Kinks as one of the bands for his Fantasy Festival in this podcast.
     
     Thursday, 15th October, 2020
    10:24 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this rock feuds.
    9:56 am -  Some more articles on the 50th anniversary releases of Lola vs. Powerman here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and here..
     
     Wednesday, 14th October, 2020
    9:46 am -  You can listen to "The Follower / Any Time 2020" from the upcoming box set.
    9:41 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman and the Moneygoround Part One 50th anniversary releases were officially announced today on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and the official Kinks store (if you pre-order from there, you'll also receive a 7" "Lola"/"Berkeley Mews" single on clear vinyl and an enamel pin badge, while supplies last).
    9:36 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman 50th anniversary releases are also available to pre-order from Australian stores such as JB Hi-Fi.
    9:33 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman 50th anniversary releases are available to pre-order on the US Amazon now: Box set, Vinyl, 2CD, and 1CD.
    9:32 am -  Several articles about the Lola vs. Powerman... 50th anniversary releases here, here, here, here, and here. And here's an unboxing video.
     
     Tuesday, 13th October, 2020
    12:51 pm -  John 5, Michael Anthony, and Corey Taylor cover "YRGM" in this video.
    9:12 am -  Here's another article on "Play For Today" at 50.
    9:09 am -  "I'm Not Like Everybody Else" was played at the conclusion of the World Grand Prix (Darts) last night.
     
     Monday, 12th October, 2020
    12:33 pm -  According to this, there will be a piece on Dave and his favourite records in the December 2020 issue of Uncut.
    10:19 am -  Ray was on BBC Radio 4 today, approximately between 13:35 and 13:40. Here's the audio of Ray's interview, about the "Long Distance Piano Player" play. There's a TV programme tonight about the Play For Today series.
    10:12 am -  Here's a tweet about the 50th anniversary of the broadcast of "The Long Distance Piano Player" play, starring Ray. You can see a couple photos and a video clip here and here.
    10:06 am -  The Lola vs. Powerman and the Moneygoround 50th anniversary releases are now available to pre-order on Amazon.co.uk: box set, vinyl, 2CD, and CD.
    9:49 am -  Toyah and Robert Fripp cover "YRGM".
    9:48 am -  This radio show will have a Kinks story on 29 Oct.
    9:45 am -  "Dedicated Follower of Fashion" is quoted in this article on the La Sape subculture in Africa.
    9:43 am -  The Kinks and "YRGM" are included in this article on the 15 greatest guitar riffs.
    9:41 am -  Some articles on the Lola vs. Powerman 50th anniversary release here and here.
    9:38 am -  Here's an article on how The Kinks helped form Arctic Monkeys.
     
     Friday, 9th October, 2020
    12:23 pm -  The official Kinks Facebook page has a new post: "Hold on tight for a big announcement coming next week....", accompanied by a photo of the Pye "Lola" single.
    10:23 am -  "Tired Of Waiting For You" is the latest installment of Mark Teehan's comprehensive papers analyzing the charting of Kinks songs: "Tired Of Waiting For You"—How The Kinks Reinvented Themselves And Battled For Commercial Success: A Complete Analysis Of The Single's Charting In The UK And The U.S.A..
    8:39 am -  The Village Of The Damned soundtrack is set for a 2LP Record Store Day release on "Black Friday", 27 Nov. 2020. You can see a photo on this page.
    8:34 am -  Ray talks about "You've Got To Hide Your Love Away" in this article from 2007 about John Lennon's 30 best songs.
     
     Wednesday, 7th October, 2020
    2:22 pm -  Kassner Music has a tweet about Ray's recent Million-Air Award.
    9:05 am -  Dave has posted a couple tweets about Eddie Van Halen. And some more obituaries for Eddie that mention VH's Kinks covers here, here, and here.
     
     Tuesday, 6th October, 2020
    4:05 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in various obituaries for Eddie Van Halen.
    9:06 am -  Andrew Sandoval mentions Dave and The Kinks in this interview.
    9:05 am -  Ray has been awarded a BMI Million-Air Award, for 8 million 'broadcast performances' of "YRGM".
    9:05 am -  "Sunny Afternoon" is in this list of rock songs with conservative themes.
     
     Monday, 5th October, 2020
    9:19 am -  According to this article, Kinks music will be performed as part of "The British Rock Experience" show at the Palace Theatre in Manchester, New Hampshire starting Oct. 23rd.
    9:16 am -  "Better Things" is on this 1981 flashback playlist.
    9:16 am -  The Kinks' "Greatest Hits" compilation is mentioned in this article about a record store owner.
    9:14 am -  Here's a blog post on the Lola vs. Powerman album.
    9:05 am -  Ace Frehley mentions Ray and The Kinks in this interview. Here's the video.
    9:02 am -  In this Wes Anderson birthday stream video, there's a cover of "Strangers" by Anthony Pedroza at 15:33, and a cover of "This Time Tomorrow" by The Bicycats at 24:49.
     
     Friday, 2nd October, 2020
    9:04 am -  Here's a Facebook post about when Ray lived in Borehamwood.
    9:03 am -  Here's an article about the Ready, Steady, Go! book, which features an essay by Ray.
     
     Thursday, 1st October, 2020
    9:08 am -  According to this tweet there will be a Kinks radio special on RUN Bath radio channel 1 this Saturday at 12 noon.
    9:06 am -  This article on the recent Rolling Stone list of the 500 greatest albums of all time mentions "members of The Kinks" (Mick Avory was one of the voters).
    9:02 am -  According to this article, the forthcoming reissue of Tears For Fears' The Seeds Of Love will include a Kinks cover: a version of "Badman's Song" which "collapses into a shambling goof on the Kinks' 'ADAAOTN.'"
    9:00 am -  According to this article, The Riptide Movement will be covering "Days" on The Great Big Irish Thank You, on Virgin Media One on 4 October at 10pm.
     
     Wednesday, 30th September, 2020
    2:07 pm -  Kinks tribute band The Village Green will be performing at Michael's On Main in Soquel, California on Saturday, Oct. 24th. Tickets are $45 for dinner and the show. Dinner starts at 6:30pm and showtime is 8:30pm. BRING YOUR FACE MASK. Call (831) 479-9777 (ext. 2) to reserve tickets. 10% of proceeds will be donated to Fund for Human Services. Here's the Facebook event page.
     
     Tuesday, 29th September, 2020
    9:06 am -  Here's a video of a marching band covering "YRGM".
    8:56 am -  A couple more articles with quotes from Ray's Mojo interview here and here.
    8:55 am -  The Romantic's cover of "She's Got Everything" is mentioned in this article.
     
     Monday, 28th September, 2020
    11:00 am -  Mike Campbell mentions The Kinks in this interview.
    8:48 am -  Ron Sexsmith's latest Kinks cover is "Waterloo Sunset".
    8:47 am -  More articles with quotes from Ray's Mojo interview here, here, and here.
     
     Friday, 25th September, 2020
    9:06 am -  Some articles with quotes from Ray's Mojo interview here, here, and here.
    9:05 am -  According to this tweet, a handbill from The Kinks' 1965 Cardiff gig is due to be auctioned.
     
     Thursday, 24th September, 2020
    12:31 pm -  The Official Kinks Fan Club web site has been updated with a statement about the cancelation of the November meeting.
    12:29 pm -  Ray is mentioned in this article about Bob Dylan.
    8:55 am -  Ray and "Art School Babe" are mentioned in this obituary for Juliette Gréco.
     
     Wednesday, 23rd September, 2020
    9:35 am -  "WHATGTG" is quoted in this article.
    9:33 am -  Last week's Kinks and Beats Daily podcast episodes covered "Yes Sir, No Sir" and "Phobia".
    9:31 am -  Here's a podcast on Face To Face.
    9:31 am -  Kinks albums are included in Rolling Stone's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. And according to this, Mick Avory was one of the voters.
    9:26 am -  "Autumn Almanac" is included in this article on Top 20 Fall Songs.
    9:25 am -  George Van Den Broek mentions Ray in this interview.
     
     Tuesday, 22nd September, 2020
    9:17 am -  The Official Kinks Fan Club meeting, originally scheduled for November in London, has been cancelled. From Bill Orton: "Sorry to inform you that following Further contact with The Dome[...], its pretty obvious that at 100 capacity it will clearly be uneconomic and a poor show compared to previous so we have no option but to cancel until things get back to normal. I have put a date on for November next year but we could always look at one earlier in the year should circumstances permit."
    9:14 am -  Here's a new radio interview with Dave.
    9:13 am -  This Instagram post has a new photo of Ray and a quote, both from the latest issue of Mojo.
    9:07 am -  Here's a new cover of "Where Have All The Good Times Gone" by Dfactor.
    9:04 am -  Here's an article about Ray and Dave.
    9:02 am -  King Crimson's Jakko Jakszyk mentions Ray in this interview.
    9:01 am -  Dave talks about the upcoming deluxe Lola vs. Powerman reissue in this article.
    9:00 am -  The Lexus "This Time Tomorrow" ad is mention in this article.
    8:58 am -  "YRGM" is included in this list of The Cure's best covers.
    8:56 am -  "Victoria" is on this family road trip playlist.
     
     Friday, 18th September, 2020
    8:02 am -  Here's a blog review of Mark Doyle's The Kinks: Songs of the Semi-Detached book.
     
     Thursday, 17th September, 2020
    8:50 am -  According to this page, there's a new interview with Ray in the November 2020 issue of Mojo magazine.
    8:47 am -  There was more info about the Lola vs. Powerman 50th anniversary releases on TheKinks.info site, but it appears to be gone now. These were the links (which at the time only worked if you had a non-US country set as your location): vinyl LP, 2CD Deluxe Media Book, and deluxe box set. The release date is 11 December 2020.
    8:41 am -  Joe Bouchard mentions his new cover of "ADAAOTN" in this interview.
     
     Wednesday, 16th September, 2020
    1:07 pm -  There's some info about the Lola vs. Powerman 50th anniversary release on the official Kinks web site (you may have to change your location to Switzerland to see it).
     
     Tuesday, 15th September, 2020
    3:34 pm -  "YRGM" is in this new movie trailer.
    8:24 am -  "Autumn Almanac" is included in this article on The Top Ten Autumn Songs.
     
     Monday, 14th September, 2020
    3:39 pm -  You can preorder Crossroads issue #99, with Ray on the cover.
    8:40 am -  Here's an article on The Kinks' 1965 Paris performance.
    8:40 am -  Here's a blog post on 31 versions of "YRGM".
    8:37 am -  Here's a new Rolling Stone article: Hear Doves' Kinks-Inspired New Song 'Broken Eyes'.
     
     Friday, 11th September, 2020
    5:01 pm -  Here's a new cover of "This Strange Effect" by Slipping Into Darkness.
    1:48 pm -  The latest episode of the Waterloo Underground show is an interview with Kristian Hoffman, talking about playing with Dave (and other bands).
    9:05 am -  "ADAAOTN" is included in this article on 38 greatest power-pop songs.
     
     Thursday, 10th September, 2020
    8:46 am -  According to this article, the band Last Letters has recorded a Kinks cover for an upcoming release.
     
     Wednesday, 9th September, 2020
    9:45 am -  Peter Noone mentions The Kinks in this interview.
     
     Tuesday, 8th September, 2020
    4:31 pm -  Here's a new interview with Dave.
    4:30 pm -  According to this tweet, BBC Radio Cumbria has a radio show "reminiscing about when The Kinks played in Cumbria".
    10:34 am -  "VGPS" is quoted in this article.
    10:33 am -  Randy Bachman mentions Ray in this archive interview.
     
     Monday, 7th September, 2020
    10:32 am -  "Shangri-La" is mentioned in this article.
    10:31 am -  The Kinks are mentioned and pictured in this article.
    10:30 am -  Here's a Kinks and Beats Daily podcast on "Trust Your Heart".
    10:28 am -  Ray is mentioned in this article (paywalled).
     
     Friday, 4th September, 2020
    8:37 am -  This article on Joe Meek's Tea Chest Tapes mentions Ray.
     
     Thursday, 3rd September, 2020
    9:09 am -  Here's an article about Dave's recent tweet praising "Weird Al" Yankovic's "Yoda", and Al's response.
    9:04 am -  According to this Instagram post, Ray is on the cover of Crossroads magazine #99. "English and French version available. Out 26 September 2020."
    8:59 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on the 25th anniversary of the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame concert.
     
     Wednesday, 2nd September, 2020
    10:53 am -  According to this tweet, Cherry Red have acquired Joe Meek's legendary "tea chest tapes", said to include unreleased material by Ray. Some background info here. "Ray Davies: In 1965, the Kinks supremo wrote some songs for the Honeycombs and went along to 304 Holloway Road to prepare some demos for the group to refer to. Something Better Beginning and Emptiness were the tracks in question."
    9:15 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article (paywalled) on Ready, Steady, Go!
    9:14 am -  Nick Frater mentions Ray in this interview.
     
     Tuesday, 1st September, 2020
    1:21 pm -  Here's a blog post about 5 songs by The Kinks from the 1970s.
    1:16 pm -  Think Visual is included in an article in the September 2020 issue of the German version of Rolling Stone magazine (print edition) about 50 underrated albums.
    8:42 am -  Something Else is included in this list of the Top Ten Rock Albums of 1967.
    8:38 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on The Who's earliest TV appearance.
    8:36 am -  Shel Talmy has shared his blueprint for producing "Sunny Afternoon" on Facebook.
     
     Monday, 31st August, 2020
    9:25 am -  GE Smith mentions Ray and "YRGM" in this interview.
    9:25 am -  A couple more Record Store Day articles here and here.
    9:22 am -  Kink Kronikles is in this Record Store Day Highlights article.
    9:21 am -  Here's a blog post on Other People's Lives.
     
     Friday, 28th August, 2020
    3:47 pm -  "YRGM" is in this Eastenders teaser. Here's an article that mentions The Kinks.
    11:11 am -  You can listen to the Waterloo Underground's interview with Dave Jenkins and Andrew Sandoval about touring with Dave and recording the Rock Bottom live album.
    8:50 am -  Margo Price mentions "Strangers" in this interview.
    8:47 am -  Here's an article about Dave's Rock Bottom Record Store Day release, with a quote from Dave.
    8:46 am -  The latest from the "Rivals: Music's Greatest Feuds" podcast is a Ray vs. Dave episode.
     
     Thursday, 27th August, 2020
    8:38 am -  The Kink Kronikles is mentioned in this article, under the "Record Store Day Favorites" heading.
    8:37 am -  "Waterloo Sunset" is quoted in this article.
    8:35 am -  Ace Frehley mentions his "Lola" cover in this interview.
    8:35 am -  One For The Road is included in this article on Rock's greatest live albums.
     
     Wednesday, 26th August, 2020
    8:55 am -  Billy Ocean mentions The Kinks in this interview.
     
     Tuesday, 25th August, 2020
    9:28 am -  The "Lincoln County" promo video mentioned yesterday seems to have been made private. Here it is from another YouTube user, with an intro included.
    9:09 am -  According to this Instagram post, Ray is in an upcoming comic book, Le mode merveilleux du rock.
    9:00 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about a Flying V documentary.
     
     Monday, 24th August, 2020
    9:35 am -  Here's an excerpt of a 1968 promo video for "Lincoln County" by Dave.
    9:32 am -  The Fifth Estate drummer Ken Evans talks about a tambourine that Shel Talmy used on Kinks recordings in this interview.
    9:29 am -  Here's a review of the Tanya Donelly and the Parkington Sisters album that has a cover of "Days".
    9:27 am -  Dave is mentioned in this article about the proposal to demolish the shopping arcade in North Finchley.
    9:25 am -  Ray is mentioned and various Kinks videos are embedded in this blog post.
    9:24 am -  The Kinks are one of the bands on the cover of this ebook on the British Invasion.
    9:22 am -  Ray is quoted in this article and is in this book about Ready, Steady, Go.
    9:20 am -  "Motorway" is quoted in this article (paywalled) on British motorway dining.
    9:19 am -  Ray is quoted in this GQ article on the swinging sixties.
    9:13 am -  According to this article, there's a new cover of "This Strange Effect" by Zac Farro, on his Zafari EP.
     
     Friday, 21st August, 2020
    8:31 am -  Henry Priestman talks about The Kinks in this interview.
    8:27 am -  Here's an article on The Fall's expanded reissue of The Frenz Experiment, which includes a cover of "Victoria".
     
     Thursday, 20th August, 2020
    2:02 pm -  The Kinks covers team have announced that the list of Kinks covers has now reached 10,000! That includes over 1000 covers of "YRGM" alone.
    8:43 am -  Here's a 2012 photo of Ray at a rehearsal for a Big Star tribute show.
    8:41 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on the Elpico A55 "Little Green Amp".
     
     Wednesday, 19th August, 2020
    2:16 pm -  Here's a podcast on the VGPS album.
     
     Tuesday, 18th August, 2020
    9:15 am -  Here's an article about Dave's Twitter listening party next Monday.
    9:13 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame.
    9:12 am -  According to this review, "God's Children" is included on the 3-CD compilation Peephole In My Brain - The British Progressive Pop Sounds of 1971.
     
     Monday, 17th August, 2020
    10:16 am -  The Fall's cover of "Victoria" is included in this article on their best cover songs.
    9:21 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about the autobiography of EMI Australia head Nick Hampton.
    9:17 am -  The Kinks' BBC recordings continue to be dumped on Amazon UK in different formats by different companies. Here's a release in yellow or blue vinyl.
    9:11 am -  Here's Kate Rusby's cover of "Days".
    9:10 am -  Peter Gabriel mentions covering "ADAAOTN" in this interview.
    9:10 am -  "Lola" is included in this article on 10 Classic Rock Songs That Turn 50 Years Old This 2020.
    9:07 am -  "Supersonic Rocket Ship" is included in this quarantine playlist article.
    9:06 am -  "Days" is mentioned in this article (paywalled). "Is The Kinks' 'Days' replacing Hallelujah as the song artists most want to cover? Last week 'Days' turned up on Kate Rusby's fine covers album, and here it is on this new collection of other people's songs by Tanya Donelly."
    9:03 am -  HMV has a coloured vinyl 2LP version of the Absolute Beginners soundtrack.
    9:01 am -  Here's a new cover of "Autumn Almanac" by Novelty Island, from their EP Suddenly On Sea.
     
     Friday, 14th August, 2020
    8:46 am -  According to this review, there's a cover of "Days" on Kate Rusby's new album Hand Me Down.
    8:45 am -  This podcast features an archive interview with Ray (from 1978).
    8:43 am -  Tanya Donelly talks about her cover of "Days" in this interview.
    8:41 am -  "YRGM" is mentioned in this learn to play powerchords article.
     
     Thursday, 13th August, 2020
    10:22 am -  Dave is mentioned in this article on Jim Laspesa, who was Dave's drummer for several years when Dave started doing solo shows.
    10:20 am -  Here's a video clip from the studio working on the 50th anniversary release of Lola vs. Powerman.
    10:17 am -  Here's another review of Mark Doyle's book The Kinks: Songs of the Semi-Detached.
    9:18 am -  Black Marble's Chris Stewart names The Raincoats' version of "Lola" as one of his favorite cover songs.
    9:16 am -  "Death Of A Clown" is included in this article on pop music's circus obsession.
     
     Wednesday, 12th August, 2020
    3:37 pm -  "Lola" is included in this article on songs banned by the BBC.
    10:42 am -  You can see a snippet of Grace Potter's cover of "Supersonic Rocket Ship from her recent drive-in concert. (The cars are honking along to the beat.)
    10:40 am -  According to this tweet, Dave will join Newbury Comics for a Twitter Listening Party for Dave's Record Store Day LP release Rock Bottom: Live at the Bottom Line, Monday, Aug. 24th from noon to 1:30pm EDT. Here's the Facebook event.
     
     Tuesday, 11th August, 2020
    2:46 pm -  Here's a blog post about Dave's comments from his interview on Soho Radio a couple weeks ago about the upcoming Lola vs. Powerman super deluxe reissue.
    2:44 pm -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about the band All Souls.
     
     Monday, 10th August, 2020
    10:40 am -  Bob Henrit was interviewed on the Strange Brew podcast.
    10:39 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article about the impact of COVID-19 on live acts.
    10:37 am -  According to this article, Grace Potter performed a cover of "Supersonic Rocket Ship" at a drive-in concert in Vermont.
    10:35 am -  According to this review there's a cover of "Days" on the new album by Tanya Donelly and The Parkington Sisters.
    10:19 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this Record Store Day article.
    10:18 am -  Van Halen's cover of "YRGM" is mentioned in this article.
    10:15 am -  This artwork curation was inspired by "Waterloo Sunset" lyrics.
    10:13 am -  "Sunny Afternoon" is included in this playlist to lighten your mood on a sunny summer day.
     
     Friday, 7th August, 2020
    3:34 pm -  According to this tweet there's a "Sixty minutes of 60's Dave Davies" radio show at TrevorJoeLennon.com tomorrow at 9am EDT.
    3:30 pm -  Here's a Why I Love The Kinks blog post by Stuart Anthony.
     
     Wednesday, 5th August, 2020
    8:32 am -  Here's a new video for "The Dog Song" by Kimberley Rew, featuring Ian Gibbons on piano.
    8:30 am -  Clara Sanabras covers "Lola" and Days.
    8:28 am -  Here's a new cover of "Days" by Hannah Landberg.
    8:27 am -  Marillion's Steve Hogarth mentions The Kinks in this interview (under "The most underrated band ever".)
     
     Tuesday, 4th August, 2020
    10:30 am -  Al Di Meola mentions the Kinks in this interview
    8:34 am -  Shel Talmy has posted The blueprint for producing "See My Friends" on his Facebook page.
    8:34 am -  Here's another previously unpublished photo of Ray in Detroit.
     
     Monday, 3rd August, 2020
    8:38 am -  Here's a previously unpublished photo of Ray in Detroit in 1976.
    8:37 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in a Chrissie Hynde quote in this article on Mose Allison.
    8:32 am -  Ray, Dave and The Kinks are mentioned in this interview with David Mitchell.
    8:31 am -  The Absolute Beginners soundtrack reissue is reviewed in this article (paywalled).
    8:30 am -  "I Gotta Move" is used in this TELUS commercial.
     
     Friday, 31st July, 2020
    12:20 pm -  The Tom Robinson radio show with Ray will re-air tomorrow at 21:00 on BBC Radio 6.
    12:19 pm -  Here's a new cover of "Sunny Afternoon" by The Buggs.
    9:12 am -  Morgan Howell's supersized painting of a "Waterloo Sunset" 7" single is in this upcoming book.
    8:38 am -  "Waterloo Sunset" is mentioned in this article (paywalled) on Australian music.
    8:35 am -  "Celluloid Heroes" is quoted in this article on Olivia De Havilland.
    8:32 am -  "Lola" is included in this article on the 26 best songs of the 1970s.
    8:31 am -  Here's a blog post on "Come Dancing".
    8:29 am -  Here's a previously unpublished photo of Ray (click the arrow to photo # 5).
     
     Thursday, 30th July, 2020
    11:27 am -  Here's an article on the Strangers documentary on Dave.
    8:37 am -  Here's a blog post (in German) on "Lola".
    8:35 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this interview with James D'Arcy.
     
     Wednesday, 29th July, 2020
    11:56 am -  Here's a cover of "Waterloo Sunset" by Annie Lennox.
    11:55 am -  Here's an article on the Lola vs. Powerman... album.
    8:40 am -  "Strangers" is mentioned in this article on the Newport Folk Festival.
    8:39 am -  Here's another article on Ace Frehley's solo album that features a cover of "Lola".
     
     Tuesday, 28th July, 2020
    10:23 am -  According to this article, Ace Frehley covers "Lola" on his upcoming solo album Origins Vol. 2, due Sept. 18th.
    8:52 am -  You can listen again to Dave on Soho Radio yesterday.
    8:50 am -  According to this article, Joe Bouchard discusses his cover of "ADAAOTN" in this Stories Behind The Songs video.
    8:44 am -  Ray is mentioned in this article on The Turtles' album reissues.
    8:43 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on the Music Circus venue in Cohasset, Massachusetts.
    8:34 am -  There were five questions on The Kinks in yesterday's episode of the "Pointless" quiz show on BBC1.
    8:28 am -  Here's an article on a new cover of "Better Things" by n Howie Jr. & The Rosewood Bluff. Also check out the video for it.
     
     Monday, 27th July, 2020
    9:18 am -  Here's an update on Martin Davies' film on Dave Davies, now titled Strangers.
    9:15 am -  Here's a new cover of "ADAAOTN" by the Macungie, Pennsylvania band Condor.
    8:53 am -  According to this tweet, there was an article on Ray in yesterday's Round Table supplement.
    8:50 am -  The summer issue of the Dedicated Follower fanzine features "Kinks Rare Gems".
     
     Friday, 24th July, 2020
    1:42 pm -  According to this Facebook post, Dave will be a guest on Jim Sclavunos's radio show on Soho Radio this Monday, 27 July from 2-4pm (14:00-16:00 BST). Listen live here.
    9:45 am -  Ross Kemp chooses "Waterloo Sunset" as "The song that reminds me of home" in this "Soundtrack Of My Life" interview.
    9:28 am -  "Sunny Afternoon" is quoted in this article on the TV show "Schitt's Creek".
    9:23 am -  Here's a video of Ritchie Blackmore, Mick Foley and Candice Night performing "Celluloid Heroes".
    9:18 am -  Here's an article about The Raincoats' cover of "Lola".
    9:12 am -  "Tired Of Waiting For You" is mentioned in this article.
     
     Thursday, 23rd July, 2020
    8:45 am -  According to this tweet and this schedule, there's going to be a Kinks special on Bath Radio's "Legends Show" tomorrow, 24 July, from 12pm-1pm. Listen live here.
    8:42 am -  Here's Mick Foley's piece on his 25 favorite Kinks songs.
    8:42 am -  Mick Avory is mentioned in this article about the Rolling Stones.
     
     Wednesday, 22nd July, 2020
    2:00 pm -  Here's an article about the 1965 NME Poll Winners concert.
    9:09 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on movie soundtracks (for the "High Fidelity" soundtrack).
    9:08 am -  Ray is mentioned in this article on the end of Q magazine.
    9:07 am -  Here's a blog post on Soap Opera.
     
     Tuesday, 21st July, 2020
    8:54 am -  Here are archive images of a 1968 interview and review of a Kinks gig in the student newspaper of the Lanchester College of Technology.
    8:51 am -  Here's an article on The Kinks' US ban.
    8:48 am -  Here's another article on Joe Bouchard's solo album that has a cover of "ADAAOTN".
     
     Monday, 20th July, 2020
    1:39 pm -  Here's a original vs. cover version article on "Stop Your Sobbing".
    1:38 pm -  Here's a podcast on The Kinks.
    1:13 pm -  Chrissie Hynde mentions Ray in this interview.
    8:47 am -  According to this tweet, Mick Foley is working on an article of his 25 favorite Kinks songs, which should be up on his web site realmickfoley.com soon.
    8:45 am -  According to this article, Peter Noone will be performing a Kinks cover ("Dandy", I assume) at his show this weekend in Rhode Island.
    8:42 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on Pete Smith (paywalled).
    8:40 am -  The Kinks are mentioned in this article on London walks: a rock tour of Camden and Kentish Town (paywalled--there's a paragraph about the filming of the "Dead End Street" promo video on Little Green Street).


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