Tagged With ‘mods’

New mod fiction: Glory Boys by Jim Iron and John Steel (Caffeine Nights Publishing)

by Modculture 27 May, 2016

Outside of Absolute Beginners and Alan Fletcher’s output, there used to be pretty much no mod-related fiction around. Things have changed drastically over the last few years though, with new titles appearing pretty much year on year. The latest on the shelves is Glory Boys by Jim Iron and John Steel. Continue Reading

eBay watch: Changing Faces mods issue of the Sunday Times from 1964

by Modculture 24 May, 2016

One of these was up for £230 last year. Not sure if they got that for it, but I do know this one is copy of the Sunday Times Changing Faces issue from 1964 on eBay right now. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Various Artists – Modernism (Kent)

by Modculture 12 April, 2016

Get saving your pennies as Modernism looks like anther superb compilation from Kent and Ace Records. What else would you expect of them? Continue Reading

Moses, Mods and Mr Fish exhibition in London

by Modculture 31 March, 2016

It opens today and if you are able to get there, the Moses, Mods and Mr Fish exhibition in London looks well worth checking out. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Living for Kicks: A Mods Graphic Novel by Jim McCarthy and Kevin Cross

by Modculture 5 January, 2016

The concept is nothing new, we have seen mod-inspired graphic novels such as The Originals and Tobias Dahmen’s Getting Grand. But Living for Kicks: A Mods Graphic Novel is a new take on the theme. Continue Reading

I’m The Face (Pete Meaden biography) by Pete Wilky with John Hellier (Light and Dark Publishing)

by Modculture 26 August, 2015

Like most people with an interest in the mod scene I have always been fascinated and intrigued by the enigma that is Pete Meaden. From my first introduction to him in the pages of Richard Barnes’ ‘Mods’ to the snippets of information provided since then, I have wanted to know who he was what motivated him, where he had come from and what he did after the 60s up until his untimely death. It was therefore with great excitement that I awaited the release of I’m The Face. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Odds & Sods – Photographs of Paul Hallam (See-W publishing)

by Modculture 26 August, 2015

If you caught a glimpse of the photos in the mods episode of Street, Sound & Style on Channel 4, then you might be interested to get an even closer look courtesy of Odds & Sods – Photographs of Paul Hallam. Continue Reading

New book: Mods – guía para una vida (guide for smart life) by Dani Llabres

by Modculture 28 July, 2015

Just out is a new book that’s likely to be of interest, specifically Mods – guía para una vida (guide for smart life) by Dani Llabres. Continue Reading

eBay watch: All That Mods! rare Japanese mod book

by Modculture 29 May, 2015

I’ve never heard of this particular publication, so I’m presuming a good many others aren’t going to know it either. But there is a copy of the All That Mods! Japanese book on eBay right now. Continue Reading

Coming up: Mods edition of Street Sound and Style on Channel 4

by Modculture 13 May, 2015

Thanks to everyone who has sent in a reminder that Street Sound and Style is on Channel 4 this week. Continue Reading