Archive for June, 2012

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

The Electric Mess – Falling Off The Face Of The Earth (Self)

by Modculture 25 June, 2012

The Electric Mess – Falling Off The Face Of The Earth (Self)

Ah, the Electric Mess, who you may recall from the You’ve Become A Witch single. They now have an album too, going by the name of Falling Off The Face Of The Earth. Continue Reading

Quadrophenia Night on BBC 4

by Modculture 22 June, 2012

Quadrophenia by The Who

If you are in the UK – and a fan of The Who – you might want to stay in or set record for Quadrophenia Night on BBC 4, a night of programmes themed around the album and screening on 29th June 2012. Continue Reading

Mods: La révolte par l’élégance by Francois Thomazeau and Darren Tulett

by Modculture 19 June, 2012

Mods: La révolte par l’élégance by Francois Thomazeau and Darren Tulett

We are pointing out Mods: La révolte par l’élégance by Francois Thomazeau and Darren Tulett, but we’re also asking for information on it. Feel free to leave a comment about the book if you know more than us. Continue Reading

1960s mod-themed Pirelli scooter tyres adverts

by Modculture 16 June, 2012

1960s mod-themed Pirelli scooter tyres adverts

A few images from 1964, when these Pirelli scooter tyres adverts ran in the magazines. Continue Reading

Paul Weller does The Beatles Birthday for one day only

by Modculture 14 June, 2012

Paul Weller Birthday

Yes, he’s done covers of Beatles songs before, but this particular Beatles cover by Paul Weller is a one-off for one day only. Continue Reading

Wanted: Content for new Mods 1978 – 1982 book

by Modculture 13 June, 2012

Dance Craze

After the success of the Dance Craze book (pictured above), Paul Hallam’s publishing company is looking to produce another book, this time covering Mods ’78 – ’82. Continue Reading