The Jam: A Journey Through Music and Memories with Rick Buckler
Rick Buckler, the talented drummer of the iconic British band takes us on a journey through his life in the band, sharing personal anecdotes, behind-the-scenes stories, and reflections on his musical career. This exclusive interview with Rick Buckler took place on Wednesday, 10th August 2022, at The Modern World Exhibition.
He delves into his early days, recounting how he first discovered his love for drumming and the formation of The Jam. He shares intimate details about the band’s formation, their influences, and the creative process that shaped their unique sound.
Throughout the interview, Buckler discusses the band’s rise to fame, their chart-topping hits, and the impact they had on the British music scene. He shares his perspective on the band’s evolution, their experimentation with different genres, and the challenges they faced along the way. The conversation takes an emotional turn as Buckler reflects on the band’s eventual breakup, discussing the uncertainty behind Paul Weller’s decision to split up the band.
The video ends with a heartfelt message from Rick Buckler, expressing his gratitude for the fans’ unwavering support and the enduring legacy of The Jam. He expresses his deep appreciation for the fans who have supported him and the band throughout the years. For many fans The Jam’s music became the soundtrack to an entire generation, and their music still inspires and touches the life’s of new fans discovering the band today. The Jam’s music transcends generations, and it’s safe to say that they have left a lasting influence on British music that continues to be felt today.
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This Video is in association with Vox Office Media, About The Young Idea, Scootering Magazine, Royal Alloy, Mods Of Your Generation & Interviewer Dan Jennings.
Rick Buckler at St. Peter’s Church, Brighton 10.8.22 (Picture by Charlotte Horton- Brighton and Hove News)