Tagged With ‘mods’

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

From Rats to Rudeboys – Steve Barrow and the Mods

by Modculture 16 April, 2015

Clarks is doing more heritage stuff, including From Rats to Rudeboys – Steve Barrow and the Mods. Continue Reading

Quadrophenia cinema screening in Norwich

by Modculture 8 March, 2015

Should you feel the urge to see the film one more time on the big screen, there is a showing of Quadrophenia coming up in Norwich. Continue Reading

eBay watch: 1960s Stamford Hill mods edition of Town Magazine

by Modculture 15 January, 2015

It was the subject of an exhibition back in 2012, but if you want the original, there’s a copy of the 1960s Stamford Hill mods edition of Town Magazine on eBay right now. But it doesn’t come cheap. Continue Reading

Mod by Richard Weight gets a makeover for paperback release

by Modculture 30 November, 2014

The hardback came out last year, but it looked nothing like Mod by Richard Weight in paperback. Continue Reading

BBC One to screen Mods and Rockers Rebooted documentary

by Modculture 17 August, 2014

I suspect it isn’t going to be up there with the Mods, Rockers and Bank Holiday Mayhem doc on BBC Four, but if you can tune in, the Mods and Rockers Rebooted documentary on BBC One should be worth checking out. Continue Reading