When towards the end of 1974, The Troggs announce their latest comeback single will be a cover of The Beach Boys' "Good Vibrations", it's an occasion for much mocking laughter in the offices of what used to be Melody Maker.
Wilko Johnson has announced details of an extra farewell concert in London, due to popular demand.
The new show is set to take place on March 10 at KOKO. The date is in addition to four previously announced, sold-out shows, which followed news that Johnson had been diagnosed with terminal cancer and will not be seeking treatment for the illness.
Johnson reportedly decided against chemotherapy so he can continue to play shows for as long as possible.