Month: January 2006

Pop Fiction @ The Barbican

Ok, they’ve not made a good record for as long as I can remember, but Saint Etienne have their use – like curating this new pop film season at The Barbican in London. The selections, over three dates, are a mix of lost films and obscure music-based dramas missing presumed […]

Wheelie Bag news

DJ Wheelie Bag is no longer running his Monday night session at the Keston Lodge in Islington. Instead he may be moving to a bar in Camden. Fortunately there’s no change to his long-running, ever-popular Wednesday night sessions at the Pillars of Hercules in Soho. For more info on Wheelie […]

Lambretta amphiscooter

Due to the number of enquiries we’ve had due to the mention of the Lambretta amphiscooter on Robert Elm’s Radio London show (I’ll take your word for it – I’m in Manchester!), I’ve decided to put up the specific link to save you all searching around for it. You can […]

Revival reviewer wanted

Keen observers of Modculture will probably have noted that I’m neither expert or all that enthusiastic about the sound of the mod revival. That’s not a slight on the bands – it just happens that I wasn’t there to enjoy it and have never really been taken by a lot […]

New Hideaway Club CD

If you can’t make it to Manchester’s Hideaway Club, then you can pick up the latest volume of the club’s CD collection by post, priced at just £5 (plus 50p p&p for UK /£1 Europe/ £1.50 rest of world). Paypal payment to [email protected] or e-mail Neil at that address for […]

New mod night in London

There can never be too many quality mod nights – and another is due to commence in March in the capital. Watch Your Step is a new mod night starting on Thursday March 30th at The Social, 5 Little Portland Street, London. Order of the day will be Rhythm and […]

Sweet But Deadly! – Sat 11 Feb

Sweet But Deadly @ The Pleasure Unit, 359 Bethnal Green Road, London E2 Saturday 11th February; 8pm-2am (no admission after midnight); £5 R&B, Soul, Ska, Boogaloo and Beat from resident DJs Giordano and Smart Phil plus guests Marcus (DNA Groove) and Jean-Paul Séculaire (Right On!) who will be celebrating his […]

Free Andy Lewis download

I’m a big fan of Andy Lewis’ work – anyone who can pick out some classic vintage grooves and make them sound fresh in 2006 is alright by me. And he’s a damn fine DJ judging by his recent performance at the Pow Wow Club. Anyway – he’s offering up […]