Archive for June, 2012

New Velvet Cave vintage clothing auctions on eBay

by Modculture 29 June, 2012

Velvet Cave vintage clothing auctions on eBay

Not seen one of these for a while – and the new Velvet Cave vintage clothing auctions on eBay are well worth a browse. Continue Reading

Ben Sherman opens flagship East London store

by Modculture 28 June, 2012

Ben Sherman opens flagship East London store

Yesterday, we mentioned that Baracuta was making a move upmarket after a buy out, which is similar to the moves another old ‘mod’ brand is doing. Ben Sherman, that is. Continue Reading

Spotify playlist: Garage!

by Modculture 28 June, 2012

The Sonics

The title pretty much sums up the content of this Spotify playlist – Garage! Continue Reading

New book: In The Blood by Pete McKenna & Snowy

by Modculture 28 June, 2012

In The Blood by Pete McKenna & Snowy

I haven’t read a copy as yet, but we have just been sent details of a book that’s actually out tomorrow and might well be of interest, In The Blood by Pete McKenna & Snowy. Continue Reading

All Night Long (1962)

by Modculture 28 June, 2012

All Night Long (1962)

Jazz meets Shakespeare in a pre-swinging London – that’s All Night Long in a nutshell. Continue Reading

Andy Smith mixes on Mixcloud

by Modculture 28 June, 2012

Andy Smith Trojan Document

Do you use Mixcloud? You should, as there there are some cracking little mixes on there – with DJ Andy Smith producing a good number of them. Continue Reading

Baracuta 75th anniversary promotional videos

by Modculture 27 June, 2012

Baracuta 75th anniversary

Baracuta is celebrating 75 years in the business, but things could change quite significantly over the next one. Continue Reading

eBay watch: Five interesting vintage record players

by Modculture 26 June, 2012

1960s Decca Decclian portable record player

Yes, you can buy retro-styled record players new these days (like the recent-produced Crosley Keepsake for example). But there are plenty of original players out there. Here are five of the best up for auction right now. Note that if the auctions have ended, you can see all current vintage record player auctions here. Continue Reading

Fred Perry summer sale kicks off

by Modculture 26 June, 2012

Fred Perry summer sale

As the headline says, the Fred Perry summer sale is now underway, should you want to spend less on some summer FP clobber. Continue Reading

Paul Weller – free 100 Club gig with Converse

by Modculture 26 June, 2012

Paul Weller – free 100 Club gig with Converse

Remember when the 100 Club went up for sale and Converse came in to buy it? Well, now we know what it is doing with it – free gigs. Continue Reading