40 Years Ago: The Kinks Get Deceptively Festive on ‘Father Christmas’
The Kinks' "Father Christmas," which was released as a single on November 25, 1977, is a rather unlikely holiday song.
Dave Davies Is Still Open to New Music With His Brother Ray
Kinks fans have been waiting for years to see whether long-feuding co-founders Dave and Ray Davies can get back in the studio.
Ray Davies Says a Kinks Reunion Will Take a Miracle
Newly knighted Kinks frontman Ray Davies said he’s writing music in the style of the band, but he believes the long-speculated reunion with brother Dave will take place only if a “miracle” occurs.
That Time the Kinks Embraced Country on ‘Muswell Hillbillies’
The Kinks had a rocky romance with the U.S. After the band’s initial burst of fame in the mid-’60s, it was banned from touring in the States for four years, due to “rowdy” performances. In the ensuing years, the group’s…
Dean Ween on ‘Dickey Betts,’ a Kinks Reunion and Creating ‘Original Classic Rock': Exclusi…
Dean Ween talks about paying tribute to Dickey Betts, why the Kinks should get back together, and what he'd do if a bandmate slept with his wife.
Kinks’ Early Albums Collected in New Vinyl Mono Box
A highlight of this upcoming set, simply dubbed 'The Mono Collection,' is the previously out-of-print U.S. mono mix of Live at Kelvin Hall.