MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 46

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The Who’s 20 best songs, chosen by Roger Daltrey

A track-by-track commentary on 20 of the band's most explosive tracks<p><b>In this feature from the Uncut archive, Roger Daltrey reviews his side of The</b> …

The Who

Ray Davies reveals plans for opera about The Kinks

The Sixties icon started writing an opera after his 2008 musical, new biography suggests<p>Following the success of last year’s <b>Sunny Afternoon</b>, the West End musical about The Kinks, <b>frontman Ray Davies</b> says that there’s an opera in the pipeline.<p>Davies penned quintessential Sixties and early Seventies …

Performing Arts

Charity Single to raise funds

by Dorte Johansen on<p>A limited edition 7 inch vinyl single with two newly recorded songs written by Paul Weller and Steve Brookes will be released on …

Music

This Is What London Fashion Shows Looked Like In The '60s

Between spontaneous make-out sessions, front-row meltdowns, and of course, Kanye, Fashion Week and awards season always make midwinter 100 times more exciting. In the spirit of the Oscars this Sunday, we thought we’d turn our attention to a more humble time for awards shows: the early 1960s. On …

Fashion

MOD SCENE WEEKLY on Flipboard

By Mod Scene Weekly | Mod Scene Weekly created a magazine on Flipboard. “MOD SCENE WEEKLY on Flipboard” is available with thousands of other …

March of the Mods

Throughout the month of March, 36 events will be held across the UK (and one in Tenerife), with over 200 bands and DJs taking part in a fundraising …

Music

Roger Vadim: Ferrari Weekend

Film director Roger Vadim photographed alongside his Ferrari 250 GT California LWB in the mid 60s.<p>Photo: Tumblr<p>Posted by<p>RetroVintageModStyle at<p>6:00 AM

The Who – BBC Sessions

In the sixties, <b>The Who</b>, like any band worth its salt, spent many hours recording sessions for BBC radio programmes like Saturday Club and Top Gear. …

New Street Adventure - The Big A.C

New Street Adventure specialise in an 'urban' lyric, the passionate lament of a city-bred modernist and his battle for love and recognition in a …

Between The Bricks - EP

Released 02/03/2015.<p>1. No Mans Land<br>2. Get Up<br>3. Bookmaker<br>4. Signs of Life<p>Recorded at La Chunky Towers, Glasgow.<br>Engineered, Mixed and Mastered by …

Design

Watch "Soul Power" documentary of famed 1974 Zaire concert

<i>Soul Power</i> was a documentary about the legendary concert staged in Kinshasa, Zaire in 1974 around the time of the "Rumble in the Jungle" world …

Boxing

THE LUCID DREAM - THE LUCID DREAM (2015)

It wasn't so long along Italian Vogue declared Dalston "the coolest place on earth". Such is the way of these things that title will have passed on …

Watch For The Love Of Mod - Tokyo Online

$15.00<p>USD<p>instock<p>Vimeo<p>https://vimeo.com/ondemand/31188<p>video<p>The final film in her 'mod' trilogy, filmmaker Emma-Rosa Dias explores the Tokyo Mod scene …

Harris Adams set for single release ‘Ring Ring’

Born near Sheffield but now plying his trade in London, Harris Adams is a songwriter who revels in blending the old with the new. Marrying the …

Music

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The Pretty Things "Bouquets From a Cloudy Sky" Definite Deluxe Box-Set Out Now!

For over fifty years, The Pretty Things have proudly, unapologetically and righteously scorched their own, unique trail through contemporary music. A …

Pete Townshend plans extensive reissue programme

11 solo albums remastered and reworked<p><b>Pete Townshend</b> has announced details of a major reissue campaign.<p>11 of his solo albums will be remastered ahead …

Music

Trojan Records to Release Record Store Day 2015 Compilation: "Rude Boy Rumble"

At the moment details are few, but it appears that Trojan Records will be releasing a 60s ska/reggae compilation with cuts from Desmond Dekker and …

NYC Winter/Spring 2015 Ska Calendar #3

<b>Wednesday, February 25, 2015 @ 7:00 pm</b><p>The Scofflaws (opening for Drumming for Love Benefit featuring Eric Bolivar, George Porter, Jr., Ivan Neville, …

REVIEW: The Selecter dish up ...pure Ska heaven

The Selecter, led by Pauline Black and Arthur “Gaps” Hendrickson took to the stage on Saturday night at the Brook to promote their new album, …

Music

Lambert & Stamp (2015)

by Modculture 25 February, 2015<p>Lambert & Stamp<p><i>Alex ‘The Scenester’ Baxter</i> gets an early viewing of the upcoming <b>Lambert & Stamp documentary</b>. Which …

The Who

Mary Wilson of The Supremes Talks 'Motown 25' TV Special (INTERVIEW)

The Supremes will be back in our hearts again when the legendary TV special <i>Motown 25</i> makes its national public broadcasting premiere on February …

Music

Vespa 50 Special - fully loaded!

The humble Vespa 50 Special was the first scooter for many turning 16 during the 1980s here in the UK.<br>Understandably it became the transport of …

Scooters

Book Review: One Northern Soul by J R Endeacott

<i>One Northern Soul</i> was first published in 2002 featuring the character Steven Bottomley and whose story is continued in the 2005 sequel, <i>No More Heroes.</i><p>…

Books

#29 | The Face Radio

Had a great show! Its our 29th Episode! Had tracks from Big Boss Man, Charles Walker & The Dynamites, Colman Brothers, Ephemerals, The Excitements, …

Entertainment

The 2015 Tour dates!