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- Posted on May 26th 2010 5:28AM by Barnaby Smith
The Royal Albert Hall residency sees the former Jam frontman showcasing songs from acclaimed new album, 'Wake Up the Nation,' widely regarded as the album that finds Weller rediscovering his punk snarl with many politically motivated themes. As reported by the Independent newspaper, Weller is also delving deep into his past with selections from his previous bands, the Jam and the Style Council
The gig can be watched live online from 8.45pm (BST), and will be repeated several times over the following days. Tickets are available now from the official site, where fans can also watch 15 minutes of footage for free.
Weller, winner of the Godlike Genius Award at this year's NME Awards, has enjoyed a stellar 2010 so far with five sold-out dates the Royal Albert Hall, the success of the new album and the news that he may be finally ready to tie the knot with girlfriend Hannah Andrews.