P628 Teletext 628 May24 16:02:03       ——————— ^ ——————————————————   THE WRINKLIES RETURN ptII Spend too much time reading the music press - with news of the Traffic album, the Pink Floyd album and tour, and an impending Stones tour - and you'd think  it's 1974 all over again.    The fact is, ageing rockers  are doing better than ever  and pulling in fans across  the globe.   But what is the magic appeal  of the wrinkly rockers? ——————————————————————————————————1/4—— Reviews 626 Trivia 627 PROFILE: ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT p445 What's On Music!0rjz Reviews Digitiser
P628 Teletext 620 May24 16:03:16       ——————— ^ ——————————————————   THE WRINKLIES RETURN ptII A quick poll of the music bods at Grooves HQ revealed a variety of replies to the question "What's the appeal of the 'good old' rock bands?": "They knew the value of a song - they understood tune and melody." "The classic rock greats are larger than life. They're living legends." "Back in the 70s they really knew how to put on a show. That was REAL rock" ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Grooves index 620 Careers 654 WHAT NEWS ON THE JOBS FRONT? p651 What's On Music 0jjz Reviews Digitiser
P628 Teletext 620 May24 16:01:00       ———————  ——————————————————   THE WRINKLIES RETURN ptII It's important to remember that while the rock superstars are ageing, their long-time fans are growing older too. What's the enduring appeal of wrinkly rockers? It may have as much to do with familiarity and nosralgia as with music Maybe, as much as anything else,  listening to "old faves"  keeps us from having to  address new worlds and new  music as we, too, grow older. ——————————————————————————————————4/4—— Grooves index 620 Charts 622 TURNER: NOT THE LEAST BIT SLIMY p448 What's On Music Qrhz Rgviews Digitiser
P628 Teletext 620 May24 16:00:45     ——————— ^ ——————————————————   THE WRINKLIES RETURN ppII A quIck poll of the %prhc bods ap Grooves HQ revealed a variety of replies to the question "What's the appeal of the 'good old' rock bands?": "They knew the value of a song - they understood tune and melody." "The classac rock greats are larger than life. They're livaFg legends." "Back in the 70s they really knew how to put on a show. That was REAL rock" ——————————————————————————————————2/4—— Grooves index 620 Careers 654 WHAT N S ON THE JOBS FRONT? p651 What's On MusAc  H Digitiser
P628 Teletext 620 May24 16:01:10       ———————  ——————————————————   THE WRINKLIES RETURN ptII In an examination of the appeal of ageing rockers, Beatles and Stones' biographer Philip Norman wrote in the Daily Mail: "With the increasing sterility  of pop, more young people are  looking backwards for their  heroes and icons."   It's an important point, but  penny,pinching youngsters are  no longer rock's main cash cow ——————————————————————————————————3'4—— Tour dates 623 Gig guide 624-25 FOCUS ON PHOTOGRAPHY COURSES p663 What's On Music  Reviews Digitiser