Music

Music of the past and music of the present. If you want to know what’s what in the world of mod-friendly music or want to catch up with the latest reviews, you’ll find it all here. Don’t forget our New Bands and Spotify sections too.

Coming soon: Studio One Rocksteady 2: The Soul Of Young Jamaica (Soul Jazz)

by Modculture 16 January, 2017

Take your pick of CD or vinyl for the Studio One Rocksteady 2: The Soul Of Young Jamaica release from Soul Jazz. Continue Reading

Coming soon: The Jam – Live At Hammersmith Palais double vinyl album

by Modculture 16 January, 2017

Yes, another of these live albums is ready to go. This time The Jam – Live At Hammersmith Palais, which is a double vinyl release. 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

Paul Weller’s Stanley Road and Heavy Soul confirmed for limited edition heavyweight vinyl reissues

by Modculture 13 December, 2016

We mentioned the first two solo albums had been scheduled for vinyl reissues some time back. Now it seems that it’s the first four Paul Weller solo albums getting the reissue treatment. Continue Reading

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings’ It’s A Holiday Soul Party gets a limited edition green vinyl repress

by Modculture 7 December, 2016

Not sure if this was planned before or after her tragic death recently. I’m hoping well before. But regardless of that, it’s worth noting that Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings’ It’s A Holiday Soul Party will get a limited edition green vinyl repress this week. Continue Reading

The Seeds debut album gets a 50th anniversary deluxe vinyl reissue

by Modculture 5 December, 2016

It has been all about CD reissues of late, but with those out of the way, Ace Records is now focusing on vinyl reissues of The Seeds back catalogue. First up, a 50th anniversary deluxe vinyl reissue of the band’s debut. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Wigan Casino 2 vinyl (Outta Sight)

by Modculture 24 November, 2016

If you have been collecting this series, you might want to know that the Wigan Casino 2 vinyl is coming soon via Outta Sight. Continue Reading

Classic psych reissue: Chocolate Soup For Diabetics Volumes 1-5 return as a budget box set

by Modculture 21 November, 2016

Last Friday saw the return of Chocolate Soup For Diabetics Volumes 1-5, which is back as a budget box set via the Particles label. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Beatfreak! Volume 4 (Particles)

by Modculture 15 November, 2016

If you are following this series, you might want to know that Beatfreak! Volume 4 is landing soon. Continue Reading

The Specials final UK tour gig streaming live via Fred Perry Facebook live

by Modculture 15 November, 2016

If you can’t get a ticket to the final night of The Specials UK tour, you can enjoy it live from the comfort of your own home. Continue Reading