The Eton Rifles

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8 thoughts on “ The Eton Rifles

  1. Kat
    Oct 26,  · The phrase ‘Eton Rifles’ itself is a reference to the Combined Cadet Force (CCF) at Eton. This program was originally referred to as the Eton College Rifle Corps.
  2. Sakora
    The "Eton Rifles" are a cadet corps of Eton College, and the song itself is about the rivalry between boys at Eton and the neighboring working class schoolboys. Paul Weller himself attended Sheerwater Comprehensive school, which was located quite close to Eton.
  3. Dimuro
    Eton Rifles are a five piece energetic band from Yorkshire & Lancashire, playing the sounds of the Mod,Ska & New Wave revival of the late 70's early 80's, with a bit of Northern Soul thrown in.
  4. Dougami
    Apr 14,  · Released on 26 October , The Eton Rifles trailed The Jam ’s acclaimed fourth album Setting Sons and became the first single by the trio to break the UK Top Like a .
  5. Durn
    The actual Eton Rifles, founded in , were Eton College’s cadet corps. Now the Combined Cadet Force, schoolboys receive elementary military training and are taught how to fire guns. The song isn’t only about the left-wing protesters of the day versus the Eton toffs.
  6. Vukree
    Since "The Eton Rifles" was released in advance of the LP for promotional purposes, this leaves only seven entirely new original songs on the album. Album cover. The album cover art features a photograph of Benjamin Clemens' bronze sculpture The St John's Ambulance Bearers. Cast in , it depicts a wounded soldier being carried by two.
  7. Gasar
    Chris from Leeds, United Kingdom The Leeds incident was at the Queens Hotel with the Australian Rugby League team who were on tour in the UK. There is no such rugby team as the "Eton Rifles" - although there is a soccer team called Eton Rifles, inspired by the song. Otherwise - see Paul from London's comment as he's % correct.
  8. Mikasa
    View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Eton Rifles on Discogs. Label: Polydor - POSP 83,Polydor - • Format: Vinyl 7 The Jam - The Eton Rifles /5().

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