It is now more than 40 years since The Jam burst onto the British music scene. I am researching a people’s history of The Jam and would be interested in hearing from anyone who saw their appearance at The Cat’s Whiskers in York in 1977 and who’d care to share their memories with me. I can be contacted at

Richard Houghton,

Author, The Smiths - The Day I Was There,

Totnes Road, Manchester