Tagged With ‘ska’

Coming soon: Copasetic! The Sound of Mod Ska (Trojan)

by Modculture 13 October, 2017

Great to see Trojan producing some interesting collections once more, with the latest being Copasetic! The Sound of Mod Ska. 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

Coming soon: This Is Trojan six-album vinyl box set

by Modculture 12 July, 2017

Perhaps not one for rarities, but if you want an introduction to the label, we think you might appreciate the new This Is Trojan six-album vinyl box set. Continue Reading

The Skatalites – Independence Ska and The Far East Sound 1963 – 65

by Modculture 25 May, 2017

This was actually released as a 7-inch box once, but The Skatalites – Independence Ska and The Far East Sound 1963 – 65 (Soul Jazz) is now back as an extended collection. Continue Reading

50th anniversary Reissue: Duke Reid Rock’s Steady on heavyweight vinyl

by Modculture 10 May, 2017

There are two versions of this, so it all depends which colour you prefer for Duke Reid Rock’s Steady on heavyweight vinyl. Continue Reading

Mod-related release details 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