MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 58

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The Strypes confirm new album ‘Little Victories’

The Strypes (Photo: Andy Crossland for Live4ever)<p><b>The Strypes</b>‘ follow-up to ‘<b>Snapshot</b>‘ has been confirmed and will be out on July 24th.<p>‘<b>Little</b> …

11 Questions for Pete Townshend

You probably know Pete Townshend from his career in The Who, which spanned over fifty years, but the songwriter and …

Pete Townshend

'Maid Marian? More like Margaret Thatcher' Geno Washington

Geno Washington is an American R&B singer who was stationed in England with the United States Air Force during the early 1960s. He became a frequent …

Ray and Dave Davies to work on soundtrack for Julien Temple Kinks biopic

Johnny Flynn is set to play Ray Davies in the film<p><b>Julien Temple</b> is directing a biopic about <b>The Kinks</b>, with <b>Ray Davies</b> and <b>Dave Davies</b> working on the …

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Soho stories: celebrating six decades of sex, drugs and rock’n’roll

London’s once sleazy yet exhilarating district of bars, cafes, clubs and cabaret is rapidly being transformed by the relentless tide of gentrification and globalisation. Here, regulars past and present celebrate the Soho they knew<p>My sister was working for Paramount Pictures when I first visited …

Glory Boys Radio's Alan May undertakes the PHK Movers & Shakers Interview

<b>PHK: When did you first get involved in the Mod scene?</b><p>AM: It was when I was at school in the late 1970's, I was 14, it was 1979....Thatcher had …

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Barraloadasoul

Northern Soul/ Mod & 60's R&B all dayer **available in store till 5pm and on the door*<p>2pm - Midnight<p>£18.00<p>Following the success of the biggest one …

OUR NEIGHBOURS: Who’s been making the news round your way this week?

<b>Published: 22 May, 2015</b> <b><br>by AMY SMITH</b><p>Mod revivalists dance the night away<p>SHARP suits, scooters and Parka jackets were all in attendance at the <b>Mildmay</b> …

Mod Suits: Style minus the Apologies..

To Mod or Not to Mod… That is the Question.<p>Much of our fashion sense is borrowed from subcultures and even sub-genres of music. <i>The ‘Modernists’ were</i> …

Interview: Claire Mahoney talks to Rick Buckler

by Modculture 22 May, 2015<p>Rick Buckler<p><i>Claire Mahoney</i> grabs a few words with The Jam’s drummer, as well as offering an insight into how …

Happy 70th, Pete Townshend

Best wishes to an avatar.<p><b>I back up</b> to no one in my devotion to the music of The Master, and I still believe that the ranking of pop groups begins with The Beatles and that second place can reasonably be identified as "Everybody Else." But, if I have to pick the music that I've followed throughout …

Pete Townshend

Paul Weller Going My Way BBC The One Show 2015

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Noisey Music Video Premiere

Music by VICE.<p>SahBabii draws himself for Noisey Self Portraits.<p>SahBabii draws himself.<p>We film an artist drawing a self-portrait. See the good bad and odd of how an artist views themselves.<p>On the Season 1 finale of Noisey & Friends we get served by ice cream man Maxo Kream, tour Kansas City with …

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Graham Day & The Forefathers, The Len Price 3 & The Galileo 7 at The Retro Man Blog Night, The Half Moon Putney

<i>Graham Day & The Forefathers - Photo copyright Retro Man Blog</i><p>Firstly, I’d like to say a big "cheers" and thank you to all those who came along to the …

Isle of Wight Lambretta Day returns with cracking evening lineup

<b>THIS ARTICLE IS A SPONSORED FEATURE</b><p>This coming Sunday (24th May) sees the return of the Isle of Wight Lambretta Day.<p>Now in its 16th year, the event …

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Manchester St George's Day parade 2015

Modcast #329: 9th Anniversary Special & Tribute to Mad Men

Hard to believe it's been almost a decade since the first modcast away back in May of 2006! The world is a smaller place than it was when I kicked …

May's Picks

<b>1. SQUIRE-"Eight Miles High"</b><br>The release of the Summer will surely be Squire's new 45, a cover of the Byrds classic. Now I'm a firm believer in the …

Adventures in Record Collecting: The Beat's "Psychedelic Rockers"

(by Steve Shafer)<p>This post probably will be most appreciated by my fellow Generation Xers who remember what it was like to be a music fan/record …

Scooter club members in tribute to founder Steve Woollas

Members of Grantham’s Daytrippers Scooter Club were out in force on Sunday to make a special presentation to the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air …

The Modern Collective Rugeley

The Modern Collective Rugeley<p>New website address<p>http://1959bigd.wix.com/themoderncollective<p>Subpages (1): Untitled<p>Sign in|Report Abuse|Print …

Isle of Wight: What's on this weekend

<b>BANK Holiday weekend always brings with it a wealth of things to do on the Isle of Wight, and this May weekend is no exception.</b> <br>Quay Arts are …

Doncaster Hunters Scooter Club celebrate 45 years

The Doncaster Hunters Scooter Club celebrated 45 years earlier this week.<p>Over 300 scooter riders from across the country travelled to Parklands …

23min of Ska : May Mix Tape : the ’70s : Side B (part 1)

Our sojourn into the world of ’70s ska and rocksteady continues! Finding all these great songs for this episode was a blast! I’ll admit that I’d …