Tagged With ‘Jazz’

Coming soon: Soho Scene ’63 (Jazz Goes Mod) double CD

by Modculture 7 November, 2017

You might recall the original vinyl from 2015. Following on from that is an expanded Soho Scene ’63 (Jazz Goes Mod) from Rhythm and Blues Records. Continue Reading

Absolute Beginners by Colin MacInnes (Allison & Busby)

by Modculture 21 October, 2017

Some years back, I saw Paul Weller on TV talking a book he’d apparently just re-read. That book was called Absolute Beginners, written by Colin MacInnes. Continue Reading

Modernists: Modernism’s Sharpest Cuts vinyl edition (Kent)

by Modculture 11 May, 2017

This is a huge release for Kent and Ace. We’re talking the vinyl release of Modernists: Modernism’s Sharpest Cuts. Continue Reading

Keep It Light: A Panorama Of British Jazz – The Modernists box set (El)

by Modculture 25 April, 2017

Interesting new release heading out from El via Cherry Red, Keep It Light: A Panorama Of British Jazz – The Modernists box set. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Georgie Fame – Survival Career Anthology Box set

by Modculture 6 October, 2016

Well, Universal really is spoiling us. Not content with delivering the wonderful The Whole World’s Shaking box of his early works, it is now offering something even more wide-ranging, the Georgie Fame – Survival Career Anthology Box set. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Mose Allison – I’m Not Talkin’ – The Song Stylings Of 1957-1972 (BGP)

by Modculture 20 September, 2016

You probably know his songs from the many covers in the 1960s (and later). But if you want the source material itself, do check out Mose Allison – I’m Not Talkin’ – The Song Stylings Of 1957-1972 (BGP). Continue Reading

Coming soon: Jazz Festival: Jim Marshall (Reel Art Press)

by Modculture 1 September, 2016

If you see the name Graham Marsh attached to something, there’s every chance that it is a stylish piece of work. With that in mind, we have high hopes for  Jazz Festival: Jim Marshall, which is heading your way via Reel Art Press. Continue Reading

Essential vinyl: Limited edition Billy Hawks – Oh Baby! EP (Ace Records)

by Modculture 26 August, 2016

A joy of a release from BGP through Ace Records, this limited edition Billy Hawks – Oh Baby! EP. Continue Reading

Budget compilation: The Jazz In You – Mod From The Jazz Side (Not Now Music)

by Modculture 7 March, 2016

If you recall or indeed own the Walk On The Wild Side – The Jazz Side Of Mod collection, then you might be interested in The Jazz In You – Mod From The Jazz Side. Continue Reading

Mark Baxter talks Tubby Hayes – A Man in a Hurry

by Modculture 23 October, 2015

Mark Baxter, in collaboration with Lee Cogswell, has delivered Tubby Hayes – A Man in a Hurry, a film that charts the life and times of perhaps Britain’s greatest jazz exponent. We talked about to Mark about the man, the documentary and the 60s jazz scene, along with Paul Weller and Martin Freeman’s involvement in the project. Continue Reading