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Budget compilation: A Shot Of Rhythm and Blues (Not Now Music)

by Modculture 28 April, 2016

Seen a few albums of this nature from the label, all with one thing in common – plenty of decent tracks for not a lot of money. A Shot Of Rhythm and Blues on Not Now Music keeps up that trend. Continue Reading

The Jam in this month’s Mojo Magazine

by Modculture 26 April, 2016

The band isn’t the cover star, but there is a lot of The Jam in this month’s Mojo Magazine. Continue Reading

Mod Classics 45 Record Store Day box set available online

by Modculture 26 April, 2016

You could pay an inflated price on eBay or you can buy the Mod Classic 45s Box Set from a retailer online. Continue Reading

Record Store Day Skatalites 7-inch box set now available to buy online

by Modculture 25 April, 2016

It says ‘very limited’ stock, so don’t hang about it you want the Record Store Day Skatalites 7-inch box set from the label itself. Continue Reading

Immediate Records features in the latest Record Collector

by Modculture 22 April, 2016

The cover says it all – the latest Record Collector shines a light on Immediate Records. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Various Artists – Modernism (Kent)

by Modculture 12 April, 2016

Get saving your pennies as Modernism looks like anther superb compilation from Kent and Ace Records. Continue Reading

Coming soon: The Yardbirds – Roger The Engineer 50th anniversary CD and vinyl reissue

by Modculture 10 April, 2016

I think the album is actually officially called The Yardbirds. But generally this is known as the Roger The Engineer. Either way, it is back as a 50th anniversary reissue very soon. Continue Reading

Budget soul: Classic Stax box set

by Modculture 8 April, 2016

Just noticed this has been released today – the Classic Stax box set. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Wilko Johnson Presents The First Time I Met The Blues (Essential Chess Masters)

by Modculture 6 April, 2016

An interesting as well as affordable collection on its way, namely Wilko Johnson Presents The First Time I Met The Blues (Essential Chess Masters). Continue Reading

Limited edition vinyl: The Blackpool Mecca 1971 – 1979

by Modculture 30 March, 2016

I wasn’t sure whether to flag this one up or not as the music isn’t obviously ‘mod’. But as the rest of the series has proven so popular, it feels right to cover The Blackpool Mecca 1971 – 1979 on the Outta Sight label. Continue Reading