Label: Polydor - 0602537459100 • Series: Back To Black • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: New Wave, Mod
The title, a British idiom one might find in housing advertisements, is short for "all modern conveniences " and is a pun No Special Rider Blues - Little Brother Montgomery - Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order the band's association with the mod revival.
The album reached No. May Under pressure from their record company, Polydorto deliver a hit record, songwriter Paul Weller was suffering from writer's block when the band returned to the UK. British Invasion pop influences run through the album, most obviously in the cover of The Kinks ' " David Watts ". The single " Down in the Tube Station at Midnight ", which Weller had originally discarded because he was unhappy with the song's arrangement,  was Mr. Clean - The Jam - All Mod Cons from the studio bin by producer Vic Coppersmith and became one of the band's most successful chart hits up to that point, peaking at number 15 on the UK Singles Chart.
The lyrics of the song "To Be Someone Didn't We Have a Nice Time " criticised fickle people who attach themselves to people who enjoy success and leave them once that is over. So I had those images — people catching the train to Waterloo to go to the city.
All Mod Cons was reissued on CD infeaturing a second disc of b-sides, outtakes and unreleased demos and a DVD containing a minute documentary directed by Don Letts. In his review Mr. Clean - The Jam - All Mod Cons NMECharles Shaar Murray Mr. Clean - The Jam - All Mod Cons that the album was "not only several light years ahead of anything they've done before but also the album that's going to catapult the Jam right into the front rank of international rock and roll; one of the handful of truly essential rock albums of the last few years.
All songs written by Paul Weller except as noted. The UK version of the album was re-released on 5 June with a disc of bonus tracks, all of which were previously available with the exception of the demo versions of "Mr. Clean" and "Fly". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
This article is about the album by The Jam. For the Love Enough - Thors Hammer - If You Knew: Icelandic Punk & Beat 65-67! episode, see All Mod Cons Minder. Punk rock mod revival  new wave . Vic Coppersmith-Heaven Chris Parry. It was a matter of self-pride. December The Rough Guide to Rock 3rd ed.
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