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Chris Farlowe & The Excellos 45

by Modculture 6 January, 2011

Another vintage-style 45 you might have missed. In fact I missed it too – just as well Doug has flagged up this Chris Farlowe & The Excellos 45 – Tell Me Mama / I'm Going Upstairs.

Yes, that Chris Farlowe, doing some R&B, rockin' blues, call it what you like – but it's a cracking little groove (or two if you like). Check out the audio of the track on the selling page to find out how good.

It's on the Rollin' Records label, but you can pick it up on red vinyl on eBay right now – £6.99 secures you one.

Find out more at the eBay website

The Boiler anniversary – Barcelona

by Modculture 8 June, 2011

If you need to book flights, you need to make a note of the date of The Boiler 8th annversary event, which is over the 8th and 9th July 2011 in Barcelona.

Two nights, two live bands and two allnighters. The bands are The Excellos (Friday) and Ella and the Obsidians (Saturday), both playing from 11pm until midnight. After that until 5am, there's the allnighter with the Boiler residents joined by Chris Dale, Johnny Alpha, Bill Kealy and the wonderfully-named Tip Top Daddy for some soul and R&B dancefloor sounds.

It takes place at the Sala Jazzroom, Vallmajor 33 (Placa Adria), with admission 12 Euros for each night. Get in touch via the website for more details, accommodation help etc.

The Boiler website

Upcoming Hoochie Coochie Clubs

by Modculture 3 January, 2011

If your new year's resolution is to get out to more clubs, well, you're in luck as there's plenty coming up all the country (and indeed world). If you're in the Nottingham area, you should check out The Hoochie Coochie Club.

Taking place at The Central Music Venue, 310 Huntingdon Street, Nottingham, NG1 3LH and running from 9pm – 3am, it offers 50s & 60s Rhythm & Blues, Rockabilly, Rare Soul and 'Shakin' Sleaze' (make of that what you will) for the £10 admission price. Want specifics? Read on over the page for dates and what you'll get for your money each night.

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Volcano Club allnighter in London

by Modculture 19 January, 2010

A new club night, indeed an allnighter, is heading to London – Volcano Club.
 
Starting on Saturday 6th February called Charlotte Street Blues Club, the evening starts early with live bands on stage 9pm, kicking off with the Excellos, with the Pretty Things booked for the event after.

Full details are: Volcano Club, Charlotte St Blues Club, 74 Charlotte St, London W1T 4QH with Excellos live + allnighter on two floors with DJs Dr Robert, Frank Popp, Cherrystones, Johnny Hoodoo, Jim Cox & more. 8pm – 6am, entry is £10.

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Coming soon: Le Beat Bespoke 4

by Modculture 11 January, 2008


Easter is coming and with it Le Beat Bespoke 4.

Yes, back for a 4th year (and to coincide with the Le Beat Bespoke 3 album) is the three-day event in central London (21st – 23rd March 2008), headlined by legendary garage band The Sonics – the band’s first-ever European appearance. Much of the supporting bill has yet to be announced, with Austria’s The Staggers and The Jaybirds, UK bands the Good Time Charlies and The Excellos, The Phantom Keys and Los Chicos from Spain and Sweden’s The Branded the only names listed so far.

As well as the bands, there’s the club nights, with everything from garage, psych and rockabilly to soul, ska and jazz, along with go-go girls, cult cinema, an all-night bar, a large retro/vintage market, art exhibitions and a scooter run.

More details announced soon. In the meantime, you can book tickets here.

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