For nearly 40 years, the English rocker known colloquially as the Modfather has occupied a space between timely and timeless, whether resuscitating Mod fashion with his punkish new wave group the Jam, reinventing himself as a synth-pop soul singer with the Style Council or doing whatever he pleases with his solo records. This week, he’ll find himself in a variety of timely-yet-timeless places, when he graces the stages of the Apollo, Webster Hall and the Music Hall of Williamsburg. Judging from recent set lists, he’ll play career-spanning concerts in each venue.
Thu., July 25, 8 p.m., 2013
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on July 24, 2013