Tagged With ‘R&B’

First look: Keep Lookin’ – Another 80 Mod, Soul and Freakbeat Nuggets box set

by Modculture 13 May, 2014

The original Looking Back box set in late 2011 was an absolute corker, so we’re very pleased to hear about the second instalment, currently going by the name of Keep Lookin’ – Another 80 Mod, Soul and Freakbeat Nuggets and released once again by RPM. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Get On the Right Track mod, R&B, jazz and ska box set and limited edition vinyl

by Modculture 21 March, 2014

The first of a few mod-related box sets coming your way, this one being the Get On the Right Track mod, R&B, jazz and ska box set, which is released by Fantastic Voyage. Continue Reading

New band: The 45s

by Modculture 16 July, 2013

If you haven’t heard The 45s, you should. Because there’s every chance they could be huge this time next year. Continue Reading

Spotify playlist: Mo’ Modernist Jukebox

by Modculture 24 April, 2013

If you enjoyed the first volume of this, you’ll be pleased to hear that there is now a Mo’ Modernist Jukebox. Continue Reading

Spotify playlist: New Mod Sounds

by Modculture 31 July, 2012

Plenty of Spotify playlists with classic mod grooves, but what about new bands? Check out our New Mod Sounds Spotify playlist for plenty of that, containing in excess of 30 tracks from new and emerging bands on the mod scene. Continue Reading

New band: The Above

by Modculture 20 July, 2012

I’ll be honest, I don’t know how ‘new’ The Above actually are – but on the evidence of the video passed onto us, they are well worth checking out. Continue Reading

Coming soon: The Scene Club Ham Yard, London 1963-66 album

by Modculture 10 July, 2012

It’s not out for a while, but we’ve had some details of The Scene Club Ham Yard, London 1963-66 album passed over to us. Continue Reading

Eddie Holland – It Moves Me The Complete Recordings 1958-1964 (Ace)

by Modculture 6 July, 2012

Eddie Holland will be more familiar to many as one third of Motown’s stella song writing team – Holland/Dozier/Holland, but this two-CD collection amassing no less than 56 tracks will go some way to changing the public’s perception. Continue Reading

Various Artists – King New Breed R&B Volume 2 (Kent)

by Modculture 4 July, 2012

A well travelled and knowledgeable black music fan, and club regular once came up to me and thanked me and the Hideaway Club’s playlist for putting him onto a wealth of hitherto unknown 45s from the King/ Federal labels. Continue Reading

Discussion: What are you listening to?

by Modculture 15 May, 2012

Ok, another popular discussion thread is back – what are you listening to? Continue Reading