MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 49

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The Feed | Merc Clothing

Watford 4 piece The Spitfires release their third LP, “Year Zero” on Hatch Records on the 27th Of July, a follow up to 2016’s “A Thousand Times” …

Pete McKee: 15 Yrs of Teenage Cancer Trust Gigs, Limited Edition Prints

Regular readers will be no strangers to the work of <b>Pete McKee</b> and his support of the Teenage Cancer Trust, his previous posters for Noel Gallagher …

Move On Up presents Merc London Spring/Summer 2015 Top 5

Home Clothing Merc Mod Review Move On Up presents Merc London Spring/Summer 2015 Top 5<p>David Pottinger Clothing, Merc, Mod, Review<p>SS15 - THE MOVE ON …

Small Faces 5 x 7" French EP Box Set for Record Store Day 2015

Mixing of the Pot: How I Got Into The World of Mod

As far back as I could remember, my tastes seemed to have stuck out from other children. It was the mid 1990s, and I was settling into my new home in …

5 Ways Guys Can Dress In '60s Styles In 2015

While women in the 1960s were wearing mini skirts, fringe and itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka dot bikinis, the fellas were making a few far out fashion statements of their own. Runway-worthy prints, tailored-to-perfection suits and dapper sportswear were all the rage in menswear.<p>Fast forward 50 …

Jackets

Exclusive Marvin Gaye 7" vinyl release for Record Store Day 2015

In pictures: Mods raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust

Retro scooters journeyed through Reading on Sunday as hundreds of Mods raised money for Teenage Cancer Trust.<p>The third annual March of the Mods event …

Avance del Sherry Sound Festival 2013: The BlackBirds

Where Are You Now,My Love? - Jackie Trent

Great Pisstakes On Psychedelia: The L.S. Bumble Bee

<b>PETER COOK & DUDLEY MOORE-The LS Bumble Bee/The Bee Side U.K. Decca F12551 1967</b><p>Everyone had a crack at taking the piss out of "contemporary music" in …

New Ducati scooter? It might well happen…

Ducati Cruiser, circa 1952.<p>There are plenty of scooterists who also appreciate a motorcycle, and maybe it’s because of the Italian style and vague …

Top 12 Soul & RnB Records About Money

In the sixties, Soul music was the soundtrack of the lives of the American black man and woman. Blues centers around pain, loss and heartache while …

All or Nothing

"He did something I never saw anybody do before he went onstage," says Billy Bragg. "He brushed his teeth."<p>The British punk troubadour is on the …

The Making of The Who: A Tale of Mod Cool, Drugs, Addiction and Recovery

I was recently blown away by a fascinating documentary, to be released by Sony on April 3rd, revealing the brilliance and daring of the two young men -- Chris Stamp and Kit Lambert -- who discovered The Who and brought, dragged, finessed and nurtured them onto world stage.<p>This is a tale of mythic …

The mighty man himself...!

Q&A with From the Jam’s Bruce Foxton

Perky Mod revivalists The Jam emerged from the south of England in 1977 and scored an incredible run of 18 UK chart hits – including the No 1s Going …

New northern soul collections: Move On Up and Northern Soul Underground

by Modculture 19 March, 2015<p>New northern soul collections: Move On Up and Northern Soul Underground<p>A few years back you couldn’t move for mod …

TUNE! Episode 1

Sam Cooke biopic to probe murder theory

The producer of a newly announced biopic of Sam Cooke says he is pitching the film as a “murder investigation” into the untimely death of the soul singer.<p>Cooke was shot dead by the manager of a Los Angeles motel where he had been staying at the age of 33, with a coroner later ruling the death a …

Biopic

First Listen – Jill Scott Declares “You Don’t Know”

It feels good to hear the <i>blues</i> again in rhythm <i>and</i> blues. First, the Grammy-nominated Angie Fisher graced us with a powerful taste on the B. Slade …

Paul Weller Reveals Photo Of “Saturns Pattern” Deluxe Box Set!

<b>Paul Weller</b> and <b>Parlophone Records</b> revealed a new image of the contents of the deluxe box set of Paul’s upcoming <b>Saturns Pattern</b> album. Released 18 May …

BBC Four - Dexys: Nowhere Is Home

Directed by BAFTA winner Kieran Evans and Paul Kelly (the first time the pair have collaborated since 2003's Finisterre), this film documents Dexys' celebrated residency at the Duke of York's Theatre in London in spring 2014. It captures songs from those theatrical shows with a striking visual …

Ian McLagan Remembered at Austin Music Awards

There were lots of winners at the 33rd annual Austin Music Awards on Wednesday night. But it was a loss that resonated most deeply during the …