Paul Collins opens up about his personal life and musical adventures as chronicled in his new autobiography: I Don’t Fit In: My Wild Life Through the Power Pop Trenches with The Nerves and The Beat.
Our Aug 31-Sep 6 Revenge of the 80s Radio show is up. We play new music from Paul Collins and Simple Minds plus classics by Madness, The Lopez Beatles, Icehouse, Amazulu and more
Paul Collins is on with us once again as he will release a new album chock full of more Power Pop excellence in September: Out of My Head.
This week, we play new music from Paul Collins and Katrina Lescanich plus classics by INXS, The Alarm, Roxy Music, The Hoodoo Gurus, Hothouse Flowers, Bow Wow Wow and more.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we play new music from Annie Lennox and Paul Collins, plus classics by Mental As Anything, The Ruts, Tommy Tutone, Japan, The Beat and many more.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we play new music from SHonen Knife and Paul Collins, plus classics by Elvis Costello, anna Church, Kraftwerk, The Thompson Twins, Simple Minds, King and many more classic alternative artists.
Paul Collins is our guest on this week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio. His new album, Feel the Noise, is out and available via download and on vinyl.
Paul Collins, originator and the de facto curator of Power Pop music, is out today with a new guitar-driven album showcasing the genre in its purest form once again.
Power pop fans from all over the New York-Metro area crowded The Cake Shop on Friday and Saturday night to celebrate the guitar-driven musical genre at Power Pop-A-Licious 2 with The Paul Collins Beat and a heavy-hitting lineup of long-established and up-and-coming bands.
Paul Collins’ Power Pop-A-Licous 2 Fest, which was postponed due to Hurricane Sandy, has been rescheduled for February 1 & 2 at The Cake Shop n NYC.
Ska royalty meets the High Priest of Power Pop: Dave Wakeling’s English Beat and The Paul Collins Beat are touring together for the first time. Under the title Two Beats Heart as One, they make a stop in New York City, playing in front of a lively crowd at B.B. Kings Blues Club and Grill on 42nd Street.
This week, Paul Collins talks about his upcoming Power Pop-A-Licious II Fest, Plus: music from Big Audio Dynamite, The Tom Tom Club, Adriana Kaegi, Split Enz, Dominatrix, Bad Manners and more…
Thirteen bands from across the U.S. and Canada will play at the second annual Power Pop-A-Licious Fest at Asbury Lanes in Asbury Park, New Jersey. The power pop celebration takes place on November 16th and 17th.
The English Beat and The Paul Collins Beat will play a series of shows together this fall.This will be the first time Dave Wakeling’s Beat and Collins’ Beat share the stage for a mini-tour.
With several albums and hit songs under his belt, The Beat founder Paul Collins remembers how important the local record store was and still is to our culture and to musicians. Collins and The Beat headlined a lineup of local rockers at Greenwich Village’s landmark Generation Records to show support as part of National Independent Record Store Day.
The Nerves co-founders Paul Collins and Peter Case tour dates are official. This comes after their initial announcement in November that the two would reunite to co-headline together this year.
Paul Collins announced on his Facebook page that he and fellow Nerves co-founder Peter Case will unite for several concert dates beginning March 1, 2012 in Vancouver, B.C
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we will play new music from Julie Brown and Kid Creole, plus classic tracks by The (Paul Collins) Beat, Missing Persons, Nick Cave, Doug and the Slugs, Men Without Hats and more
Our 5/13 Revenge of the 80s podcast is up; w. new music from The Cars and Paul Collins
Our 3rd Anniversary show podcast edit is up. To celebrate, we re-air our first interview with Tracey and Missy from Voice of the Beehive.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we play new music from Paul Collins, Stan Ridgway and Orchestral Maneuvers in the Dark with classic cuts by ABC, Mondo Rock, The Go Go’s, The Beat, Ebn-Ozn, The Cure and more
This week, we play a track from Paul Collins’ new album, The King of Power Pop and a dance remix of Adriana Kaegi’s “I’ve Been Going Out.” .
Tonight on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we play new music from Paul Collins,and premiere a rather superb dance remix version of Adriana Kaegi’s “I’ve Been Going Out,”
2010 is shaping to be a fruitful year for fans of The Nerves as two of the pioneering power pop band’s founding members will have new albums.
Our Revenge of the 80s Radio podcast edit is up and available at the bottom of this post. This week, we talk with Paul Collins of The Beat and Co-Founder of The Nerves.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, Paul Collins, co-founder of The Nerves and founder of The Beat talks with us.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, Paul Collins, founder of The Beat and Co-Founder of The Nerves will be our guest. Paul is still touring and will soon release a new album: The King of Power Pop.