Books

The written word, whether that’s mod reference books, niche books or mod-related fiction. Old classics or new releases, you’ll find them featured here and hopefully, reviewed here too.

Coming soon: Don’t You Leave Me Here: My Life by Wilko Johnson

by Modculture 24 April, 2016

We mentioned a short time back that he is behind a new Chess label compilation, but as well as that, you can also pick up a book too. That book is Don’t You Leave Me Here: My Life by Wilko Johnson. Continue Reading

New Mojo 60s magazine now on the shelves

by Modculture 6 April, 2016

Good news if you are a fan of Mojo 60s – the new edition (number five) has hit the shelves this week. Continue Reading

Out this week: Kill ‘Em and Leave: Searching for the Real James Brown by James McBride

by Modculture 4 April, 2016

Actually, bot just out this week, Kill ‘Em and Leave: Searching for the Real James Brown by James McBride is actually hitting the shelves tomorrow. Continue Reading

New book: Breaking Stones: 1963-1965 A Band on the Brink of Superstardom

by Modculture 30 March, 2016

If you like the idea of a book full of images of the Rolling Stones in the band’s formative years, then you need a copy of Breaking Stones: 1963-1965 A Band on the Brink of Superstardom. Continue Reading

Out now: Sixties House by Catriona Gray

by Modculture 30 March, 2016

The archives of House and Garden provide the inspiration to go back in time, with the Sixties House book by Catriona Gray picking out the best of the decade. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Aim High – Paul Weller in Photographs 1978 – 2015 by Tom Sheehan

by Modculture 24 March, 2016

Complete with a foreword from the man himself, Aim High – Paul Weller in Photographs 1978 – 2015 by Tom Sheehan is heading your way in May, but is available to order from today. Continue Reading

Swinging London: The Inside Story of the 60s Capital of Cool by Peter York

by Modculture 12 March, 2016

It isn’t actually out until next year, but Swinging London: The Inside Story of the 60s Capital of Cool by Peter York looks to be a potentially interesting book. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Keith Moon: There is No Substitute by Ian Snowball

by Modculture 11 March, 2016

Genuinely got high hopes for Keith Moon: There is No Substitute by Ian Snowball, which is published by Omnibus Press. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Young Soul Rebels: A Personal History of Northern Soul by Stuart Cosgrove

by Modculture 15 February, 2016

From the man who brought us the Detroit 67 book comes Young Soul Rebels: A Personal History of Northern Soul by Stuart Cosgrove. Continue Reading

Here Come The Nice – A Small Faces Song Book by John Hellier and Paul Weller republished for 2016

by Modculture 8 February, 2016

You might already own a copy, although the original has been out of print for a little while. If you don’t, you can pre-order the new Here Come The Nice – A Small Faces Song Book by John Hellier and Paul Weller. Continue Reading