About me


The boss at Wapping Wharf Records & Promotions who counts amongst his biggest triumphs the staging of sold-out memorial shows for Ronnie Lane and Steve Marriott at the Royal Albert Hall and London Astoria respectively. He has also staged successful Small Faces Conventions in London since 1997 as well as annual Christmas Mod Balls at the 100 Club. His record company, in conjunction with Carlton Sandercock and the Steve Marriott estate, have been paramount in keeping Steve’s memory alive with a string of tasteful rarities albums including the best selling ‘Rainy Changes’ collection. John has also co-written several books including the highly acclaimed Ronnie Lane and Steve Marriott biographies, ‘Can You Show Me A Dream and All Too Beautiful, both with Paolo Hewitt and has made numerous television and radio appearances for the BBC, ITV and Sky including Soul Britannia, South Bank Show, Vinyl Frontier, Inside Out, Oh You Pretty Things, Rock Routes and many, many more…..Original mod: Still flying the flag.

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