Archive for February, 2013

Coming soon: The Scene Club: Ham Yard, London and The Twisted Wheel: Brazennose & Whitworth Street, Manchester albums

by Modculture 28 February, 2013

The Scene Club: Ham Yard, London

Big thanks to Jason for spotting that an album we mentioned some months back and a companion album are both on pre-order – The Scene Club: Ham Yard, London and The Twisted Wheel: Brazennose & Whitworth Street. Manchester albums. Continue Reading

New 1960s-style Mad Men clothing range arrives at Banana Republic

by Modculture 28 February, 2013

Mad Men clothing range arrives at Banana Republic

It’s never going to be ‘mod’ (despite the name attached to the women’s range), but the new 1960s-style Mad Men clothing range at Banana Republic is certainly worth a look at online. Continue Reading

New band: Mikey and the Drags

by Modculture 27 February, 2013

Mikey and the Drags

Not done a new band feature for a while, but after hearing the first single from Mikey and the Drags, we’re back in the game. Continue Reading

Mod revival feature in this month’s Record Collector

by Modculture 27 February, 2013

Record Collector

The Black Sabbath cover might not be your cup of tea, but the mod revival feature in this month’s Record Collector just might be. Continue Reading

The Wheel Northern Soul documentary screening plus DJs at the Roxy in London

by Modculture 25 February, 2013

The Wheel Northern Soul documentary screening plus DJs at the Roxy in London

Was going to stick this in events, but it probably merits a mention in the main section of the site. The Wheel Northern Soul documentary screening, that is. Continue Reading

Booker T and the MGs – Time Is Tight box set (Universal)

by Modculture 19 February, 2013

Booker T and the MGs – Time Is Tight box set (Universal)

This week, Universal Music are finally giving a UK release to the Booker T. & The MGs three-disc, 65 song box set, Time Is Tight. Mick Mulligan checks is out. Continue Reading

Now on Spotify: Mo Jazz 2 compilation from Acid Jazz

by Modculture 19 February, 2013

Mo Jazz 2 compilation from Acid Jazz

Seems to be growing number of releases appearing on Spotify before the album is actually physically released. The latest is the Mo Jazz 2 compilation from Acid Jazz. Continue Reading

DC Bespoke shirtmakers – tailor-made mod-styled shirts in Manchester

by Modculture 15 February, 2013

DC Bespoke shirtmakers

Michael Bennett gives us the lowdown on DC Bespoke, the mod-friendly bespoke shirtmaker, based just outside the centre of Manchester. Continue Reading

Art Gallery Clothing: New spring / summer 2013 knitwear

by Modculture 13 February, 2013

Art Gallery Clothing

Art Gallery Clothing has its latest range on its virtual racks for the spring and summer months, details of which you can see below. Continue Reading

Baracuta Made in England G9 Harrington jacket

by Modculture 11 February, 2013

Baracuta Made in England G9 Harrington jacket

We have mentioned in the past that Baracuta has now been bought out by WP Lavori, a company that looks after high end heritage brands like Woolrich and Barbour. With that in mind, it’s no surprise to see the humble Harrington going upmarket too, as this Baracuta Made in England G9 Harrington jacket suggests. Continue Reading