Mott the Hoople remembered the ’70s during an exuberant show

The world has changed dramatically since 1974, when Mott the Hoople last performed in Milwaukee, as did the band. Guitarist Mick Ralphs suffered a stroke; bassist Overend Watts and drummer Dale “Buffin” Griffin are dead. And yet Mott the Hoople at the Miller High Life Theater on April 1 was a believable take on the band’s classic lineup. Ariel Bender …

Mott The Hoople: “People have gone mad with pure excitement”

In the latest issue of Uncut – in store now or available for purchase online by clicking here – Rob hughes catches up Mott The Hoople’s The 1974 line-up, which is set to reunite for an anniversary tour, to hear tales of riots, splits, and the abandonment of era rock’n’roll. On one momentous occasion, at London’s Hammersmith Odeon on December …

Mott the Hoople – Guys Bring Their Flash Rock Fun To Chicago

On April 3, British rockers Mott the Hoople will perform their first show in Chicago in 45 years. This is one of eight cities where the band – presented as Mott the Hoople ’74 – will perform on their return to America. At the head of the group are a trio of lead members from a memorable 1974 tour: vocalist …