MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 61

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You Can’t Sit Down! Original Mod Classics

From our very own Robert Nicholls comes another amazing compilation of mod classics!<p>You Can’t Sit Down! (Original Mod Club Classics)<p>Release date: …

Paul Weller says there’s ‘not enough money in the world’ to persuade him to reform The Jam

Singer also claims to have written 'three perfect songs' during his career<p>Paul Weller has once again dismissed any possibility of reforming his …

Cover image for Pete Meaden biography revealed

Hanging Out with Michael Caine in Los Angeles

• 1960s, Film, Hanging Out, Magazine • 952 Views • Comments Off on Hanging Out with Michael Caine in Los Angeles<p>Unless you’ve been living on another …

Paul Revere & The Raiders - Ooh Poo Pah Doo

Golden Faces

Golden Faces showcases Martyn Goddard’s photographs of The Jam taken between 1977 and 1980<p>Martyn Goddard’s images played a key part in defining The …

The Strypes at the Cluny Newcastle

Roy Black: The two Johnny Moores led Skatelites, Drifters to stardom

To many Jamaican music enthusiasts, the name Johnny Moore conjures up memories of that late Jamaican trumpeter who helped the Skatalites band to …

Coming soon: The Who Volume 2: The Reaction Singles 1966

by Modculture 27 May, 2015<p>Coming soon: The Who Volume 2: The Reaction Singles 1966<p>You might recall the first box set in this series, which was the …

Fashion – The Shift Dress

This entry is part 2 of 5 in the series Fashion Scene 2<p>The shift dress might have been simple in design but in fashion terms, the word ‘shift’ summed …

Premiere: The School – “I Will See You Soon”

News<p>Premiere: The School – “I Will See You Soon”<p>New Album Due Out Sept 4 on Elefant Records<p>The School’s new video for “I will See You Soon” is a …

1960s Polish Film Poster Art

• 1960s, Art, Film • 11759 Views • Comments Off on 1960s Polish Film Poster Art<p>All of these designs for 1960s film posters from Poland have a couple …

Watch Motown Forever documentary

Back in 1998, Diana Ross hosted a retrospective on the history of Motown's first 40 years, called <b>Motown Forever.</b> It became a television and video hit …

Dorothy’s Lost Destination artwork takes in the Wigan Casino and Eel Pie Island Hotel

by Modculture 1 June, 2015<p>Dorothy’s Lost Destination artwork takes in the Wigan Casino and Eel Pie Island Hotel<p>If you want an artwork of either the</b> …

The Exciters He's Got The Power

The Spitfires to play Isle of Wight Festival on Saturday 13th June

“EL MUELLE DE LA BAHÍA-UNA HISTORIA DEL SOUL” LUIS LAPUENTE (Efe Eme)

“El muelle de la Bahía-Una historia del soul” (Dock of the Bay-A History of Soul) is an encyclopedic book on Soul music. 336 pages with more than 500 …

Fred Perry reissues era-specific colours for the M12 polo shirt

by Modculture 5 June, 2015<p>Fred Perry reissues era-specific colours for the M12 polo shirt<p>There is an endless selection of colours for the classic …

Barrraloadasoul 2015

Barrraloadasoul ride out 2015

Fred Perry Tennis Bomber Jacket returns for the summer

by Modculture 8 June, 2015<p>Fred Perry Tennis Bomber Jacket returns for the summer<p>It does come back now and again, so it’s no surprise to see the <b>Fred</b> …

When Clapton & Taylor Went Back To The Bluesbreakers

In 1971, <b>John Mayall</b> was already widely recognised as a British blues pioneer. He had won great respect for helping to put the music on the map in the …

New mod-friendly arrivals in The Outlet by John Smedley

by Modculture 8 June, 2015<p>New mod-friendly arrivals in The Outlet by John Smedley<p>Just been browsing <b>The Outlet by John Smedley</b> – and there’s a few …

A Well Respected Man: Ray Davies wins London Legend accolade at the 2015 London Music Awards

Kinks frontman Ray Davies has won the accolade of London Legend at the 2015 London Music Awards (LMA).<p>Davies won the award for his long and …

London

Men's fashion: Topman taps into Northern Soul and New York punk

Topman showed a distinctly retro collection on day one of London Collections Men, with youth culture references galore and not a skinny jean in sight<p>Topman opened the spring/summer 2016 shows at London Collections Men with a show that crammed in enough youth culture references to test even the most …

Fashion

Former Jam drummer, Rick Buckler, launches his autobiography, That's Entertainment, at Maidstone's Gallagher Stadium

The former drummer with The Jam came to a town called Maidstone at the weekend to give die-hard fans the chance to meet one of their musical heroes …