the kinks

David Bowie
David Bowie has written the sleeve notes for a new Kinks compilation.The 48-track double album, "The Essential Kinks", will be released on October 14 in North America and is a celebration of the band's 50th anniversary.In a statement on his...
Dave Davies
The Kinks' Dave Davies has slammed the BBC for "getting their facts wrong" and insists he "invented the distorted guitar sound".Guitarist Davies took the the band's Facebook page to take aim at an episode of BBC Radio 2's...
The Kinks
The Kinks have revealed that they have put years of animosity behind them and are discussing working on new material.In an interview with the Sunday Times, the band's Ray Davies has said he and his brother have finally met in person to talk about the...
Dave Davies
The Kinks guitarist Dave Davies has told how he and estranged brother Ray recently played music together – and their private reunion was more important than any public event could be.The siblings have both recently spoken positively about the chances of...