Tagged With ‘book’

1960s cult classic novel Adrift In Soho to be turned into a movie

by Modculture 20 October, 2014

Have you read the book Adrift In Soho? You really should, especially if you are a fan of Absolute Beginners, as it carries a very similar vibe (and covers a similar time period. If not, there’s a film on the way. Continue Reading

Into Tomorrow by Paul Weller: Photographs by Lawrence Watson

by Modculture 10 October, 2014

Thanks to long-time friend of the site Phil Tarry for spotting Into Tomorrow by Paul Weller: Photographs by Lawrence Watson, which is out in January 2015 via Genesis Publications. Continue Reading

Sawdust Caesars by Tony Beesley (Days Like Tomorrow)

by Modculture 20 September, 2014

Well  it seems Mod books are like buses…you wait for one to come along and then two come at once. Hot on the heels of my own tome about the 1960s Mods comes Tony Beesley’s Sawdust Caesars. Continue Reading

Out now: Sympathy for the Devil: The Birth of the Rolling Stones and the Death of Brian Jones by Paul Trynka

by Modculture 29 August, 2014

Not heard anything about this previously, but a trawl through the new releases tells me that Sympathy for the Devil: The Birth of the Rolling Stones and the Death of Brian Jones by Paul Trynka landed this week. Continue Reading

Get Carter: The original Ted Lewis book trilogy reissued by Syndicate Books

by Modculture 29 August, 2014

If you are a fan of the classic movie, there’s every chance you’ll be a fan of the books. You’ll have a chance to find out soon, as the Get Carter books by Ted Lewis will soon be reissued by Syndicate Books. Continue Reading

The Biba Years 1963 – 1975 by Barbara Hulanicki and Martin Pel

by Modculture 14 August, 2014

Although perhaps more obviously associated with the early 1970s, fans of 1960s style will still probably want to check out The Biba Years 1963 – 1975 by Barbara Hulanicki and Martin Pel. Continue Reading

Out now: Sawdust Caesars – Original Mod Voices by Tony Beesley

by Modculture 12 August, 2014

Don’t know a huge amount about this book other than what I’ve read online, but Sawdust Caesars – Original Mod Voices by Tony Beesley certainly sounds like a book worth checking out. 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Found: The Rolling Stones – unpublished photos of the band in 1965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: Pretend You’re In A War: The Who and the Sixties by Mark Blake

by Modculture 25 June, 2014

Just spotted this potentially interesting upcoming book release – Pretend You’re In A War: The Who and the Sixties by Mark Blake – which is a hardback release by Aurum Press. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Quadrophenia a Way of Life (Inside the Making of Britain’s Greatest Youth Film) by Simon Wells

by Modculture 23 May, 2014

We like Simon Wells. He’s a really good writer and incredibly knowledgeable on the things he does write about. In fact, he has a few things lurking about on this site. With that in mind, we suspect Quadrophenia a Way of Life (Inside the Making of Britain’s Greatest Youth Film) will be one to check out. Continue Reading