Tagged With ‘sixties’

Kickstarter book project: Welsh Mod – Our Story

by Modculture 14 November, 2017

A new, high quality photography book covering the Mod scene in Wales is heading your way if you back it. It goes by the name of Welsh Mod – Our Story. Continue Reading

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

Mod dresses: Love Her Madly Autumn/Winter 2017 range

by Modculture 27 October, 2017

You might recall we interviewed maker Melanie last year. If you liked what you saw then, you’ll probably love the new Love Her Madly Autumn/Winter 2017 dress range too. Continue Reading

Film review: The Pleasure Girls (1965)

by Modculture 27 October, 2017

A ‘60s teen flick featuring Lovejoy, an infamous character from Coronation Street and Klaus Kinski? It has to be The Pleasure Girls. Continue Reading

Psych in Southport: What’s Good For The Goose (1969)

by Modculture 27 October, 2017

No flat caps and No ‘Mr Grimsdale ‘here, but you do get both the swinging sixties and the Pretty Things in What’s Good For The Goose. 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

Restored 1962 Italian Lambretta LI 150 on eBay

by Modculture 18 October, 2017

Lovely example – and this 1962 Italian Lambretta Li 150 is up for sale on eBay. Continue Reading

Looking At The Pictures In The Sky: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1968 box set

by Modculture 11 October, 2017

Now this is substantial. The Looking At The Pictures In The Sky: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1968 box set that is, which is coming out soon via Cherry Red. Continue Reading

1960s reissue: Fred Perry pointelle design knitted shirt

by Modculture 3 October, 2017

It doesn’t come cheap, but the Fred Perry pointelle design knitted shirt is a lovely thing. Continue Reading

Interview: Doug Hadgraft meets Steve Barrow

by Modculture 27 September, 2017

Doug Hadgraft speaks to Steve Barrow – original 1960s mod, reggae authority and founder of the Blood and Fire label about mod in the 1960s and the Jamaican music scene. Continue Reading