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.

Who The Hell Is Frank Wilson by Pete McKenna (Old Dog Books)

by Modculture 25 May, 2017

I’ve been meaning to read Who The Hell Is Frank Wilson by Pete McKenna for some time. In the last week I finally got around to it. Continue Reading

Weekend Dancer by Talcott Levy (Old Dog Books)

by Modculture 15 May, 2017

Another week, another piece of mod fiction. Weekend Dancer by Talcott Levy is certainly part of a rapidly growing industry. Continue Reading

The Creation head up the new Shindig! magazine

by Modculture 10 April, 2017

If you don’t subscribe to it, why not? But you can still pick up the new Shindig! magazine in newsagents and online right now. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Mojo Talkin’ (Under The Influence Of Mod) by Tony Beesley

by Modculture 13 February, 2017

After the success of Sawdust Caesars: Original Mod Voices comes a follow-up. That’s Mojo Talkin’ (Under The Influence Of Mod) by Tony Beesley. Continue Reading

A Year In Mod: The 20 most popular Modculture posts of 2016

by Modculture 4 January, 2017

The year has ended and a new one begun. But before we start 2017 proper, we thought it might be a good idea to look back at the past 12 months, courtesy of the 20 most popular posts on the Modculture site. Continue Reading

New mod fiction: Weekend Dancer by Talcott Levy (Old Dog Books)

by Modculture 10 December, 2016

If you are looking for a mid-related stocking filler, look no further than Weekend Dancer by Talcott Levy, which is published by Old Dog Books. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Can You Show Me A Dream – The Ronnie Lane Story by Paolo Hewitt and John Hellier

by Modculture 29 November, 2016

Of course, everyone should own a copy of the All Too Beautiful Steve Marriott biography. Hopefully Can You Show Me A Dream – The Ronnie Lane Story by Paolo Hewitt and John Hellier will be equally as essential. Continue Reading

Kickstarter project: The Jam: The Start to 77 by Ian Snowball and Rick Buckler

by Modculture 21 November, 2016

Another book on The Jam you say? Well, this one is a little different. The Jam: The Start to 77 by Ian Snowball and Rick Buckler is actually a graphic novel. Continue Reading

Ready Steady Girls by Jason Brummell, Ian Snowball and Mark Baxter (Suave Collective Publishing)

by Modculture 17 November, 2016

Claire Mahoney reviews the limited edition Ready Steady Girls book, which is devoted to the women of the mod scene. Continue Reading

Bargain spotting: The Style Council Discographies by Iain Munn

by Modculture 15 November, 2016

What does 99p get you these days? Not a lot, that’s for sure. But it does get you The Style Council Discographies by Iain Munn. Continue Reading