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November 7, 2017

Ray Davies Leads Songwriting Course At The Arvon Foundation

Ray Davies has spent many years tutoring future songwriters at the Arvon Foundation and just recently completed a course with a group of talented, enthusiastic students. The students described the…

November 6, 2017

Photo: Ray Davies & Stevie Van Zandt November 4th

Ray Davies and Stevie Van Zandt at the Roundhouse in London on November 4th.

September 26, 2017

Clive Davis & Ray Davies In London

With the support of Clive Davis and Arista Records, The Kinks embarked on a new wave of success in the late ’70s and early ’80s with hits like “Come Dancing”…

September 10, 2017

Watch Ray Davies ‘Waterloo Sunset’ at Proms in the Park 2017

Sir Ray Davies headlined BBC Proms in the Park last night. Here’s “Waterloo Sunset” – enjoy!

September 9, 2017

Ray Davies Talks About His Life, Career & View Of The World – Radio Times

Sir Ray Davies might have been the only person in the realm who was surprised when he was knighted earlier this year. As the lead songwriter of the Kinks and…

May 10, 2017

Ray Davies & His Version of ‘Americana’ – Interview

Rock Cellar Magazine: Americana is one of the best sounding records I’ve heard in the last couple of years. It’s got a scope and breadth sonically that is missing in…

April 18, 2017

Ray Davies ‘Americana’ Music Video Premiere

Exclusively at the Daily Beast, watch the exclusive video premiere of the title track from Ray Davies’ new album, Americana, out April 21 via Legacy Recordings.

April 13, 2017

The Last Word: Ray Davies Interview In Rolling Stone

Ray Davies became Sir Ray Davies last month after a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, but the Kinks frontman says he’s got far more important matters on his mind. “It’s nice being…

April 12, 2017

Amended Legacy: Ray Davies Interviewed By The Quietus

Thanks to the band’s run of magnificent social vignettes throughout the 1960s, Ray Davies of The Kinks became known not simply as a fine songwriter, but a fine British songwriter….