MOD SCENE WEEKLY issue 62

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Cross Section, The Band from Quadrophenia

The movie was now being made, a young band was required to portray a band mid 1960’s playing in a club in London, this was to be a scene in the …

Music

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 …

9 Black Women of R&B and Blues People May Not Know

Advertisement<p>HBO recently aired a biographical film about the life of Bessie, a famed blues woman of the early 1920’s. Bessie had a dynamic voice and …

Music

The Complete Stax Soul Singles review: 'a poignant catalogue of broken dreams'

These two collections are a delight, full of familiar pleasures and obscure nuggets from Stax's large catalogue of soul singles, says Mick Brown<p><b>The Complete Stax Soul Singles Vol 2 1968-1971 (9 CD box set - UMC)</b><p><b>The Complete Stax Soul Singles Vol 3 1972-1975 (9 CD box set - UMC)</b><p>Through the 1960s and …

Music

Trojan Tuesday!

<b>‘Trojan Tuesday’</b> celebrates the greats of Jamaican music with a new artist bio and spotify playlist posted every <i>Tuesday</i> in the artist section on this …

Music

I’ve DJed at some amazing parties...for Pele, Weller and even Sty Stallone's Hollywood bash

IT'S hard to knowwhat to call Eddie Piller – DJ, pioneer, founder of the Acid Jazz record label, broadcaster, writer, entrepreneur?<p>He has a knack of …

Twist and shout: Swinging Sixties London – in pictures

In black, white and red, the icons of the 60s strut their stuff and throw the coolest shapes. From 12 June a selection of the decade’s best photographs, featuring Twiggy, Jagger, Birkin and more, go on show at Foam gallery in Amsterdam

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 …

Motown 7s Box Set: A rare treat for classic soul fans

Listen to these Motown giants and be transported back to the sound of the '60s [PH ]<p>Following on from the acclaimed box set Motown 7s comes Motown 7s …

Music

Video of dancing six-year-old onstage at Northamptonshire rally goes viral

The video of a six-year-old boy who was pulled onstage to dance with a ska band during a concert in Northamptonshire over the weekend has been viewed …

Concerts

Vintage Style Chat With Soul Singer Leon Bridges

Leon Bridges has been quietly building a following with his hit song "Coming Home" topping digital music charts in the midst of touring music festivals across the globe. With his debut album Coming Home hitting stores on June 23, his Sam Cooke-inspired vocals and vintage love affair are major …

Music

3:01 Pick Me Up: Small Faces

Today’s offering: Like the Ramones, Small Faces suffered the opposite of Spinal Tap syndrome: only their drummer, Kenney Jones, has survived. The …

Texas

That's Entertainment: Look who's playing at Armed Forces Day

A former member of The Jam will headline the live music at Stoke Park on Armed Forces Day.<p>Guildford hosts the national celebration this year and the …

Warren Gold, Lord John of Carnaby Street

Lord John, Carnaby Street in 1967<p>Very sad to hear that Warren Gold, proprietor and founder of the legendary <i>Lord John</i> shop in Carnaby Street in the …

London

17 Jun 2015

Be a Part of The Jam: About the Young Idea<p>An exhibition on The Jam will be held at Somerset House from 26 June to 31 August 2015.<p>'When we were in the …

Bands

Barraloadasoul Ride Out

Coming up on BBC 6music: Maximum R&B - The Birth Of The Who

by Modculture 19 June, 2015<p>Coming up on BBC 6music: Maximum R&B – The Birth Of The Who<p>It’s a two-parter, but on the plus side, the fact that <b>Maximum</b> …

Britpop

Euro Ye Ye

Trouble & Tea and the <b>New Untouchables</b> present the ultimate Mod/’60s weekender in the World. Want to start planning your summer holiday? This is the …

Travel

Chris Dale - Hey! Mr DJ

This entry is part 9 of 20 in the series Hey! Mr DJ 2<p><b>Chris Dale</b> took some time out recently to talk to Dr. Robert @<b>Nutsmag</b>.<p>01. How and when did you …

Music

BRIGHTON MOD WEEKEND 2015

<b>Brighton Weekender</b> Eleven years ago this August bank holiday NUT’s started the Brighton Mod/60s weekender in the fabulous Komedia venue a few doors …

Travel

Mr. Suave's Mod Mod World

Modcast #388: Deep Diving the Revival<p>Welcome to Modcast #388 in which I deep dive the mod revival and post-punk late '70s early '80s mod revival this …

Green Day

Hoxton Mod All Dayer

| 12:00am curfew<p>Tickets: £12.00 adv (Inc Booking Fee) || £10 Consessions (Inc Booking Fee) for NUS / STUDENTS / LFB / NURSES / LAS<p>Age restrictions: …

Britpop

Leon Bridges and Curtis Harding: the new stars of classic soul

Bridges and Harding are just two of a new generation of black musicians reinventing the sound. But why now? Is it a reaction against homogenised dance pop or the 20-year throwback rule?<p>Leon Bridges looks startling. He saunters into an east London courtyard, clad in high-waisted trousers and a …

10 Of The Best: The Supremes’ Deep Cuts – Shindig! Magazine

<b>To celebrate the publication of Shindig! #48 here are 10 overlooked tunes from the catalogue of America’s most successful girl group of the ’60s, The</b> …

Girl Groups

The Small Faces rereleased on 180g vinyl

Replica UK LPs on 180g vinyl - original albums cut to lacquer from the original quarter inch production masters with front-laminated sleeves.<p>Between …

Curtis Mayfield's 20 Greatest Songs

Born June 3, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, Curtis Mayfield was one of the greatest composers and producers of the 1960s and 1970s. Beginning his career …

Music