Archive for June, 2013

eBay watch: Art Gallery Sample Sale

by Modculture 17 June, 2013

Art Gallery Sample Sale

If you like the Art Gallery gear, but don’t want to pay full price, you might want to try your luck at the Art Gallery Sample Sale, which has just been given a fresh injection of stock. Continue Reading

Video: Vespalogy – an animated guide to the Vespa brand 1943 – 2013

by Modculture 17 June, 2013

Video: Vespalogy – an animated guide to the Vespa brand 1943 – 2013

Fancy watching an animation showing how the Vespa has changed in 60 years? Well, read on for Vespalogy. Continue Reading

Corduroy one-off reunion show in London – plus live album release

by Modculture 14 June, 2013

Corduroy one-off reunion show in London – plus live album release

Seems like there’s a mini Corduroy revival going on right now. Which suits me just fine. Hot on the heels of the Very Yeah box set comes news of a one-off live show and a live album via Acid Jazz. Continue Reading

Mod Jazz now shipping on heavyweight vinyl by Ace

by Modculture 13 June, 2013

Mod Jazz to be issued on heavyweight vinyl by Ace

The album has been out on CD since the late 1990s, but the original Mod Jazz compilation still a must-buy album. Even more so now, as it has finally been issued on vinyl by Ace Records – and ins now (after a slight delay) now shipping directly from Ace. Continue Reading

Video: The Jam meets Hardy Amies for autumn/winter 2013 collection

by Modculture 13 June, 2013

Hardy Amies autumn/winter 2013 collection

Hardy Amies has launched its new range for autumn/winter 2013, using The Jam to soundtrack a new video showcasing it. Continue Reading

This week’s NME goes mod

by Modculture 11 June, 2013

NME

I’ve not seen it, as I don’t think it is out until tomorrow (Wednesday), but it looks like this week’s NME has a mod theme. Continue Reading

Some People (1962)

by Modculture 11 June, 2013

Some People (1962)

British film directors in the early part of the 1960s never really did teen rebellion all that well. Even someone with a track record like Clive Donner, who directed Some People in 1962. Continue Reading

The Riot Squad with David Bowie – Toy Soldier EP (Acid Jazz)

by Modculture 8 June, 2013

The Riot Squad with David Bowie – Toy Soldier EP (Acid Jazz)

I’ve been on the edge of my seat about this release since I first got wind of it. Now I have a copy of The Riot Squad with David Bowie Toy Soldier EP from Acid Jazz – and it’s a fascinating thing. Continue Reading