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: Shapes & Shadows – Psychedelic Pop And Other Rare Flavours From The Chapter One Vaults 1968-72

by Modculture 27 August, 2014

If the latter part of the 1960s is your bag music-wise, you might want to check out Shapes & Shadows – Psychedelic Pop And Other Rare Flavours From The Chapter One Vaults 1968-72. Continue Reading

Found: The Rolling Stones – unpublished photos of the band in 1965

by Modculture 24 July, 2014

There’s a very interesting story behind this new book from The Ice Plant, which is simply titled Found: The Rolling Stones. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Northern Soul movie soundtrack as 7-inch vinyl box set

by Modculture 24 July, 2014

Still no idea when the fill will be on general release, but the fact that this Northern Soul movie soundtrack 7-inch vinyl box set is out in September perhaps points to that being the approximate date. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Acid Jazz Mod two-CD compilation

by Modculture 21 July, 2014

Strangely, this isn’t actually on the Acid Jazz label, although the content of Acid Jazz Mod derives from that label. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Millions Like Us – The Story Of The Mod Revival 1977-1989 box set (Cherry Red)

by Modculture 9 July, 2014

Everything is very provisional right now, but we do have the first details of the Millions Like Us mod revival box set. Continue Reading

Coming soon: I Know That You Got A Heavy Soul Volume 2 CD

by Modculture 5 July, 2014

Credit to Adam at Heavy Soul for constantly promoting new bands, some of whom have done pretty well for themselves since (like The Strypes for example). Anyway, if you’ve never bought any of the label’s releases, the I Know That You Got A Heavy Soul Volume 2 CD is a good and affordable place to start. Continue Reading

Coming soon: DJ Snowboy Presents The Good Foot on BGP

by Modculture 1 July, 2014

Interesting compilation just popped up on the Ace Records site, specifically DJ Snowboy Presents The Good Foot on BGP. Continue Reading

Reissued: Georgie Fame Rhythm and Blues at the Flamingo on CD with bonus tracks

by Modculture 24 June, 2014

It isn’t as straightforward reissue, but essentially you can get Georgie Fame’s Rhythm and Blues at the Flamingo on CD officially right now with bonus tracks. Continue Reading

Mod-friendly issue of Ugly Things magazine now available

by Modculture 23 June, 2014

Amazing to think that Ugly Things has been doing its thing with lesser-known vintage sounds for over 30 years now. But it has, with issue 37 now available with a distinct mod slant. Continue Reading

Pre-order: Paul Orwell – Tell Me, Tell Me (Heavy Soul)

by Modculture 23 June, 2014

If you want a copy of this, order it now before it’s too late. Once you hear Tell Me, Tell Me  by Paul Orwell, there’s a good chance you will want it too. Continue Reading