Tagged With ‘ska’

Mod-related releases for Record Store Day 2017

by Modculture 21 March, 2017

Ok, you know the drill. Lots of limited edition vinyl is launching on Record Store Day, which is Saturday 22nd April 2017. Here are the best mod-related items. Continue Reading

Coming soon: New Skatalites compilation from Trojan

by Modculture 15 February, 2017

If you don’t have much of the band in your collection, you might want to check out this new Skatalites compilation from Trojan. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Studio One Rocksteady 2: The Soul Of Young Jamaica (Soul Jazz)

by Modculture 16 January, 2017

Take your pick of CD or vinyl for the Studio One Rocksteady 2: The Soul Of Young Jamaica release from Soul Jazz. Continue Reading

The Specials final UK tour gig streaming live via Fred Perry Facebook live

by Modculture 15 November, 2016

If you can’t get a ticket to the final night of The Specials UK tour, you can enjoy it live from the comfort of your own home. Continue Reading

Watch it: The Story of Skinhead with Don Letts

by Modculture 5 October, 2016

BBC Four is always the channel to watch and never more so than on Friday 14th October 2016. That’s the transmission of The Story of Skinhead with Don Letts. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Trojan Original Ska Classics on heavyweight vinyl (Trojan)

by Modculture 13 June, 2016

I’m guessing you might already own the tracks on here, but if you don’t – or just want to add to your collection – so check out the upcoming Trojan Original Ska Classics. Continue Reading

New book: Too Much Too Young by Steve Piper (Old Dog Books)

by Modculture 7 January, 2016

This actually sneaked out just before Christmas, but I’v4 only now got my hands on Too Much Too Young by Steve Piper, which is published by Old Dog Books. Continue Reading

The Specials debut album reissued on limited edition white vinyl

by Modculture 8 October, 2015

There seems to be a clutch of classic album reissued on coloured vinyl tomorrow (9th October), including The Specials debut album, which returns on limited edition white vinyl. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Studio One Jump Up – The Birth of a Sound: Jump-Up Jamaican R&B, Jazz and Early Ska (Soul Jazz)

by Modculture 17 February, 2015

Interesting compilation landing next week, which is Studio One Jump Up – The Birth of a Sound: Jump-Up Jamaican R&B, Jazz and Early Ska on the Soul Jazz label. Continue Reading

Official Studio One label t-shirts

by Modculture 12 December, 2014

Not sure it’s t-shirt weather right now, but if you are willing to brave it (and wear t-shirts), then you might want to check out these official Studio One label t-shirts. Continue Reading