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Style Council a Forgettable Band & Paul Weller An Over Rated Music Icon
on 18 July 2013
Paul Weller has always been an enigma to me as from the very start of his career with THE JAM he could never decide if he wants to be THE WHO,THE SMALL FACES or THE KINKS which even though succesful with No1 Hits has always relied too much on influence rather than writing from the heart.
With the STYLE COUNCIL it is all very much the same other than now he cannot decide whether to be TAMLA MOTOWN,BOOKER T and THE MG's or ATLANTIC SOUL.
I have always had Paul Weller down as one of the most over rated music icons we have ever had but i cannot knock him for the success he has had.
Don't get me wrong i like all the tracks THE STYLE COUNCIL made that were hits like Speak Like a Child or Long Hot Summer but everything Paul Weller has ever done has been influenced by Artists that are 20 times better than he would ever be.
If you love THE STYLE COUNCIL and are into them heavily then this will be a good collection to Buy but in Reality you are better off buying The Best of THE STYLE COUNCIL instead which is a fraction of the price of this as THE STYLE COUNCIL are really a forgettable Band.