Archive for 2017

Coming soon: Copasetic! The Sound of Mod Ska (Trojan)

by Modculture 13 October, 2017

Coming soon: Copasetic! The Sound of Mod Ska (Trojan)

Great to see Trojan producing some interesting collections once more, with the latest being Copasetic! The Sound of Mod Ska. Continue Reading

Looking At The Pictures In The Sky: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1968 box set

by Modculture 11 October, 2017

Looking At The Pictures In The Sky: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1968 box set

Now this is substantial. The Looking At The Pictures In The Sky: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1968 box set that is, which is coming out soon via Cherry Red. Continue Reading

Getting Carter – Ted Lewis and the Birth of Brit Noir by Nick Triplow

by Modculture 9 October, 2017

Getting Carter – Ted Lewis and the Birth of Brit Noir by Nick Triplow

You have heard of Get Carter, but do you know much about, Ted Lewis, the man behind it? If you don’t, you might be interested in Getting Carter by Nick Triplow. Continue Reading

Fred Perry Tennis Bomber Jacket heavily discounted at Hip

by Modculture 3 October, 2017

Fred Perry Reissues Tennis Bomber Jacket heavily discounted at Hip

The Reissues range is never cheap, so when you see it marked down, it’s worth checking out. Like this Fred Perry Tennis Bomber Jacket for example. Continue Reading

1960s reissue: Fred Perry pointelle design knitted shirt

by Modculture 3 October, 2017

1960s reissue: Fred Perry pointelle design knitted shirt

It doesn’t come cheap, but the Fred Perry pointelle design knitted shirt is a lovely thing. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Buzz 1 vintage-style electric scooter

by Modculture 3 October, 2017

Coming soon: Buzz 1 vintage-style electric scooter

Yes, it does like an original at first glance. But at second glance you can obviously tell it isn’t. It’s the all-new Buzz 1 electric scooter. Continue Reading

Interview: Doug Hadgraft meets Steve Barrow

by Modculture 27 September, 2017

Steve Barrow back in the 1960s

Doug Hadgraft speaks to Steve Barrow – original 1960s mod, reggae authority and founder of the Blood and Fire label about mod in the 1960s and the Jamaican music scene. Continue Reading

Steve Marriott – Watch Your Step: Final Performances ’91 box set

by Modculture 26 September, 2017

Steve Marriott – Watch Your Step: Final Performances ’91 box set (Cherry Red)

The last gigs of Steve Marriott are being issues as a four-CD box set, going by the name of Watch Your Step: Final Performances ’91. Continue Reading

Soul On Fire – The Detroit Soul Story 1957-1977 (Soul Time)

by Modculture 25 September, 2017

Coming soon: Soul On Fire – The Detroit Soul Story 1957-1977 (Soul Time)

Cherry Red has a clutch of interesting boxes coming out before the end of the year, including Soul On Fire – The Detroit Soul Story 1957-1977 on its Soul Time label. Continue Reading

Baracuta x Stuarts of London 50th Anniversary Archive Fit G9 Harrington Jacket

by Modculture 25 September, 2017

Baracuta x Stuarts of London 50th Anniversary Archive Fit G9 Harrington Jacket

Another limited edition item, with the Baracuta x Stuarts of London 50th Anniversary Archive Fit G9 Harrington Jacket landing in two colours later this week. Continue Reading