Tagged With ‘ska’

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

Coming to the BBC: 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

Duke Vin and the Birth Of Ska screening at Somerset House

by Modculture 4 August, 2014

It’s part of the Return of the Rudeboy exhibition, so perhaps you can take that in when you check out Duke Vin and the Birth Of Ska at Somerset House. Continue Reading

Coming soon: Blue Beat three-CD box set

by Modculture 22 April, 2014

Another mod-related box set on the market and like many others of late, Blue Beat is a budget one too. 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