MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 54

By Mod Scene Weekly | Online magazine for the mod generation

Paul Weller: “Eton Rifles? What Did David Cameron Not Get?”

As Paul Weller returns with his 24th studio album, he talks MOJO magazine through his extensive songbook.<p>On sale in the UK from Tuesday, April 28, …

Pete Meaden biography by Pete Wilky & John Hellier to be published this summer

<b>Light & Dark Publishing Ltd.</b><p>We're pretty darn excited about releasing Light & Dark's first book, due to be published in Summer.<p>Clean Living Under …

Liam Gallagher Haircuts Through The Years

Liam Gallagher has had a bunch of haircuts through the years. From the 90’s through today he constantly changes his looks in both fashion and …

Lambert And Stamp Trailer

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 …

Red Wedge: bringing Labour party politics to young music fans

In the runup to the election, Rock’s Backpages turns to the March 1996 edition of Q magazine to resurrect an oral history of Red Wedge, the political initiative set up by the likes of Billy Bragg, Paul Weller and Tom Robinson 30 years ago<p><b>Billy Bragg</b><b>:</b> I suppose the Wedge came about because we all …

Referendums

Singer Roger Daltrey gives back to teens through cancer charity

— For 50 years, The Who has been making hit after hit, and the unique, iconic voice of Roger Daltrey has led the way the whole time.<p>“You know, so …

BOOK REVIEW: Mods: The New Religion: The Style and Music of the 1960s Mods

As an American growing up in the 1980s and 1990s, to me Mod was something that was from another era and another country. I became familiar with it …

Movie review: ‘Lambert & Stamp’ shows the men behind The Who

“Lambert & Stamp,” an engaging documentary about the brain trust behind The Who, is loosely constructed. There’s already a small library of films …

16/3/2015

First Listen: The 8th Day’s Melvin Davis returns with “Double” the power

Classic soul music fans no doubt remember the great early 70s soul group <b>The 8th Day</b>, which had the fantastic smash “You’ve Got To Crawl Before You …

The Harringtons’ debut single, ‘On My Mind’, is now available to purchase on iTunes (and it’s well worth buying)

The Harringtons - a really good band of 17-year olds from Barnsley: -<p>Jack Shaw - Lead Vocals / Lead Guitar<p>Brad Cartwright - Bass Guitar / Backing …

Into Tomorrow by Paul Weller, Photographs by Lawrence Watson

INTO TOMORROW is Paul Weller's visual chronicle of his 22-year solo career. Annotated with his own text captions, Weller is retracing his steps in …

Joe Blogs

Smokey Robinson talks Motown legacy

Smokey Robinson sounds shocked that it's been 50 years since he gave the world <i>The Tracks of My Tears</i>.<p>"My God!" he said with a laugh during a recent …

Rupert's People - 'I Can Show You' - 1967

The Selecter: how we made On My Radio

Roger Lomas, producer: ‘The band didn’t want to record it as a single at first – they said it sounded like a Eurovision entry’<p><b>Pauline Black, singer</b><p>I was probably the first rude girl. At our debut gig, in Worcester, I’d worn pink spandex, and the whole band looked appalling, so we were hauled off to …

Blackbirds

The Jam: Growing up with... The Jam

Tap exclusive items to view details<p>'Growing Up With... The Jam' Standard Edition<p>£55<p>55.00<p>All gone!<p><b>‘Growing Up…. With The Jam’</b> is a beautifully …

Same Streets

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Boom Boom, Boom Boom: American Rhythm & Blues in England 1962-1966 by Brian Smith

by Modculture 24 April, 2015<p>Boom Boom, Boom Boom: American Rhythm & Blues in England 1962-1966 by Brian Smith<p>Really looking forward to seeing this, …

What Was the X-Girl?

<i>There’s a new theme every day on It’s Vintage. Read more articles on today’s topic: Rave Fashion.</i><p>Simply put, if you were a cool girl in the ‘90s, you …

Coming soon: Love Affair / Steve Ellis – Time Hasn’t Changed Us The Complete CBS Recordings 1967-1971 box set

by Modculture 24 April, 2015<p>Coming soon: Love Affair / Steve Ellis – Time Hasn’t Changed Us The Complete CBS Recordings 1967-1971 box set<p>A glimpse …

Velvelettes discover new fans with Spain concert

<b>KALAMAZOO, MI --</b> The Velvelettes, the Motown girl group with Western Michigan University roots, recently performed in Spain for the 2015 Mojo Workin' …

How did I get into Northern Soul......??

April's Picks

<b>1. THE FEMININE COMPLEX-"Love Love Love"</b><br>I recently checked out an old movie with Debbie Harry and and a mod looking Norman Reedus ("The Walking …