Archive for September, 2012

1960s Mary Quant autobiography Quant By Quant reissued by V&A

by Modculture 28 September, 2012

Quant By Quant

It’s been a bit of a collector’s piece for many years now. But now you can buy a newly-republished Quant By Quant, courtesy of the V&A. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Kent 30: Best Of Kent Northern 1982 – 2012

by Modculture 27 September, 2012

Kent 30: Best Of Kent Northern 1982 – 2012

If you have been in the business 30 years, an album is certainly going to be on the cards. In the case of Kent, it’s the Kent 30: Best Of Kent Northern 1982 – 2012 album. Continue Reading

Video: The Electric Mess – I Didn’t Miss You At All

by Modculture 27 September, 2012

The Electric Mess

Guess what? There’s a new video from New York band The Electric Mess, going by the name of  I Didn’t Miss You At All. Continue Reading

Budget x high-end: Uniqlo wool blend pea coat x classic pea coat at Jaeger

by Modculture 27 September, 2012

Classic pea coat at Jaeger

It’s getting cold. It’s ‘big coat’ time and when it does get cold, a pea coat is hard to beat. Here are two options covering two different budgets, the Uniqlo wool blend pea coat or the classic pea coat at Jaeger. Continue Reading

New Mojo magazine – with Modernist Compendium CD

by Modculture 26 September, 2012

New Mojo magazine – with Modernist Compendium CD

No prizes for guessing which band is the focus for the new Mojo magazine, although the loosely mod-themed CD is a bit more leftfield than you might imagine. Continue Reading

The Seeds debut album gets the deluxe Ace reissue treatment

by Modculture 26 September, 2012

The Seeds

A mid-60s garage classic is given the reissue treatment via Ace Records – The Seeds debut album. Continue Reading

Crosley 1960s-style Collegiate portable turntable

by Modculture 26 September, 2012

Crosley 1960s-style Collegiate portable turntable

Just a day after we featured a rather smart vintage Dansette, we spotted something the Crosley 1960s-style Collegiate portable turntable. As the Dansette went down so well, we thought this might be worth a mention too. Continue Reading

The Outlet by John Smedley – shirt sale

by Modculture 26 September, 2012

The Outlet by John Smedley

The other day, we flagged up a new item from John Smedley, this Talbot Merino Jacket. One of the concerns raised was the price – which is where The Outlet by John Smedley comes in. Continue Reading

Thick As Thieves – Personal Situations With The Jam by Ian Snowball and Stuart Deabill

by Modculture 26 September, 2012

Thick As Thieves – Personal Situations With The Jam by Ian Snowball and Stuart Deabill

That 30 years since The Jam split thing is certainly producing plenty of product, including Thick As Thieves – Personal Situations With The Jam by Ian Snowball and Stuart Deabill. Continue Reading

eBay watch: 1960s Dansette Conquest record player with legs

by Modculture 25 September, 2012

1960s Dansette Conquest record player with legs

An absolute gem – this 1960s Dansette Conquest record player with legs is currently up for auction on eBay. Continue Reading