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Albums:

Classic Album Selection

Sound Affects (Deluxe Edition)

Greatest Hits

The Gift (Super Deluxe Edition)

The Gift (Deluxe Edition)
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Biography:
Birth Place: Woking, Surrey, England
Years Active: 1972–1982
Genres: Mod Revival, Punk Rock, Pop Punk, New Wave

The Jam was a punk rock/mod revival band that hit the height of their success in the late 1970s and early 1980s. The band hailed from Working, in Surrey, England and was born out of the teenage angst of the punk-rock movement that swept England at the time. Clever lyrics that depicted the social struggles in England at the time, coupled with clean-cut tailored suits, and the good looks of front man, Paul Weller, gave The Jam the edge over their musical peers at the time, such as The Clash and The Sex Pistols. Amassing 18 consecutive Top 40 hit singles in the U.K. from 1977 to 1982, including four #1 hit singles; The Jam dominated the charts at the time. The band consisted of vocalist Paul We... Continue Bio >>

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