MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 38

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Luton Vespa Club Scooter Hill Climb, 1964

The cold, winter months often mean less scooters on the road, but how many of you even think about using them socially? For enthusiasts of the 1960s …

THE JAM in SMASH HITS

Rummaging in the back of a wardrobe in my childhood bedroom I came across a long forgotten collection of Jam posters. Some were so thoroughly …

Perth Festival of the Arts unveils a star-studded line-up for 2015

Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, Ronnie Scott’s All Star Quintet and spectacular saxophonist Courtney Pine are just three big name …

Jools Holland

The Kinks Recall The Night “The Old Ray Davies Died”

INDELIBLY ENGLISH ROCK HEROES The Kinks had a 30-year career fizzing with more drama than most bands could ever endure. But though they are famous …

BWM Scooter & Ska Rally

BWM Scooter Ska Rally 2015<p><i>12th - 14th June 2015 at Santa Pod Raceway</i><p>Once again BWM Rally was a huge success with all concerned, I would like to take …

All-nighters

Allnighters<p>Copyright © Dean Chalkley 2012 www.deanchalkley.com<p>The next all-nighter is on<br>27 May 2017<br>(11pm-6am)<p>Spinning for your pleasure will be<br>Butch, …

MOD SCENE WEEKLY on Flipboard

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The Face #20: The Best of 2014, Pt. 1 - 13 December 2014

This is Part 1 of 2 of our Best of 2014!<p>Featuring:<br>New Street Adventure, Stone Foundation, Lack of Afro, Lisa Stansfield, The Sha La La's, The Lovers …

The Tamla Motown Appreciation Society

(by Robert Nicholls)<p>TMAS badge courtesy of Alvaro Rubio<p>Sometime in 1964 I joined Dave Godin’s Tamla Motown Appreciation Society (TMAS) of the UK …

Ready steady girls!

France Gall<p>Made in France<p>Samantha Jones<p>Don’t come any closer<p>Brunetta – with or without her Balubas – is a name few Italians are familiar with. …

Mod Heroes...or villains

(by John Leo Waters)<p>As a living ‘golden oldie’ who was present during the formative years of the Mod revolution I feel it is perhaps time to question …

At Brighton Beach 2014

Diary of a Mod Girl

by <b>Tracy Dawn Wilmott</b><p>trACEy<p><b>Funnily enough my love for Mod came from hearing the Sex Pistols “Whatcha Gonna Do About It?” Still with the remnants of</b> …

Les Cappuccino - French Madison (Bande à part 1964)

Paul Weller plays "Heat Wave" In Motown, Sept 8, 2014

The Telephones - Hummingbyrd

The Telephones have a new single out on 30 January which is well worth your time. Hummingbyrd/Amsterdam are two self-penned tunes that emanate a …

NUTsCast – Sessions – part 4

This entry is part 9 of 11 in the series NUTsCast - Podcast<p>Welcome to <b>The Nutscast Sessions,</b> the newly revamped podcast from the <b>New Untouchables</b>. Each …

Tracing Paper ( Nolan Porter & Stone Foundation - In Session - Craig Charles Show )

DECEMBER PLAYLIST

This month's choice cuts...<p><b>1. Manfred Mann - "Ain't That Love" (1964)</b><p>The Manfreds had such an embarrassment of riches around this time (Paul Jones …

William Bell - Happy - Jools' Annual Hootenanny - BBC Two

The fastest growing music format? It's vinyl records again

For the last several years we've been watching and writing about the fastest growing format of music...vinyl. Yes, the format that was left for dead …

Retro Man Blog's Pick of 2014 - The Year's Best Albums, Gigs & Singles

2014 was another great year for gigs and new releases, and whilst we didn't quite top our average of one gig per week as we did in 2013, there were …

French Boutik - Mieux Comme Ca

Back with more Parisien chic come those doyens of Gallic rhythm and soul, French Boutik. Their ep Dans Paris got the thumbs up from connoisseurs last …