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: The Jam – 1977 box set (Universal)

by Modculture 28 July, 2017

Good news if you love the early work of The Jam. The 1977 box set from Universal pretty much has everything recorded from that year. Continue Reading

Popcorn Soul Party – Blended Soul And R&B 1958-62 vinyl

by Modculture 13 July, 2017

The last of a quartet of compilations spotted this week, with the Popcorn Soul Party – Blended Soul And R&B 1958-62 vinyl being another from Outta Sight. Continue Reading

Back To The Beat – Rare Breed Rhythm & Soul 1956-62 vinyl

by Modculture 13 July, 2017

The Outta Sight label has a few interesting things in the pipeline, including the Back To The Beat – Rare Breed Rhythm & Soul 1956-62 vinyl. Continue Reading

Coming soon: This Is Trojan six-album vinyl box set

by Modculture 12 July, 2017

Perhaps not one for rarities, but if you want an introduction to the label, we think you might appreciate the new This Is Trojan six-album vinyl box set. Continue Reading

Coming soon: The Flamingo Club – London’s Original All-Nighter vinyl

by Modculture 11 July, 2017

The latest in this (fairly) long-running series from Outta Sight is The Flamingo Club – London’s Original All-Nighter. It’s available to pre-order now. Continue Reading

Dates confirmed for future Style Council vinyl reissues

by Modculture 19 June, 2017

Well, the first two went down well, so we suspect the remaining Style Council vinyl reissues will prove popular too. All are now on pre-order as well. Continue Reading

Quadrophenia soundtrack green vinyl edition now on Amazon

by Modculture 11 June, 2017

If you missed out on this on Record Store Day, you may be surprised to see the Quadrophenia soundtrack green vinyl edition on Amazon. Continue Reading

Pre-order details: The Shoots debut 7-inch (Heavy Soul)

by Modculture 7 June, 2017

If you like the idea of some classic British R&B played by a band from the modern era, then you need The Shoots debut 7-inch  on the Heavy Soul label. Continue Reading

James Royal – Call My Name: Selected Recordings 1964 – 1970 (RPM)

by Modculture 29 May, 2017

Out next month is James Royal – Call My Name: Selected Recordings 1964 – 1970, via the RPM part of Cherry Red. Continue Reading

Out now: The Skatalites – Independence Ska and The Far East Sound 1963 – 65 (Soul Jazz)

by Modculture 25 May, 2017

This was actually released as a 7-inch box once, but The Skatalites – Independence Ska and The Far East Sound 1963 – 65 (Soul Jazz) is now back as an extended collection. Continue Reading