Paolo Hewitt and Simon Wells join the Here by the Sea and Sand conference line-up

We are super happy that Paolo Hewitt and Simon Wells will be speaking at the conference. Paolo Hewitt has written, co-written, and edited numerous books on music, style, and Mod culture including The Soul Stylists: Six Decades of Modernism, Small Faces: The Young Mods’ Forgotten Story, My Favourite Shirt: A History of Ben Sherman Style, and The Sharper Image: A Mod Anthology. Simon Wells has written on film and music for numerous magazines and newspapers including The Guardian; The Times and The Independent. His numerous  books on film and music include Your Face Here- British Cult Movies Since the 1960 , The Beatles: 365 Days and Butterfly On A Wheel, the story of the infamous trial of Keith Richards and Mick Jagger in 1967. His book on Quadrophenia will be published with Countdown in June.


Updated programme now available.