Year: 2006

V&A's 60s Fashion Study Day

Make a date in your diary for Saturday January 20th 2007, when the V&A in London will host Costume Society Study Day: Reconstructing 60s Fashion – a study day covering 60s fashion, with some of the era’s biggest names in attendance. The event runs from 10pm until 4:30pm and features […]

YouTube: The Specials live

If you missed BBC4’s repeat of The Specials live on Rock Goes To College in 1980, don’t despair – most if it is on YouTube. Check out the clip below for a section of it – featuring Concrete Jungle, Too Much Too Young and Guns Of Navarone. A search under […]

New beat/psych night in Stoke

A new night for 2007 – in Stoke and going under the name Orange Bicycle and promising a night of psyche, Euro beat, British R&B and American garage. It starts on January 5th, then the first Friday of every month. The first night has guest DJ Nigel Lees behind the […]

Drink with The Who

Spotted online are these two pieces of Who merchandise – The Who mug and The Who drinking glass. The glass features classic images of The Who, along with a target-style logo, while the mug features the original line-up draped in a union jack. Both are in matching boxes, Available from […]

Mod baby shoes

One of the great things about your kids being young is that, just for a few years, you get to choose what they wear. So why not indulge yourself while they’re very young with these Mod baby shoes. Handmade in the UK, they’ll protect your baby’s feet and just as […]

Sorry You Missed The Sixties

If you missed Philip Townshend’s Sorry You Missed The Sixties exhibition earlier this year, there’s some good news. It’s returning to London, this time at ninetythree from December through to January. Sorry You Missed The Sixties is the decade as seen through the lens of  Philip Townsend, featuring a host […]

John Smedley Sample Sale

If you’re on the look out for some bargain John Smedley tops, make sure you get down to London for the John Smedley Sample Sale on Wednesday 6th December. It’s being held at the London College of Fashion, John Princes Street (just off Oxford Circus), London. It starts at 10am […]

Coming soon – Captain Hammond!

The world has a new musical super hero… He doesn’t wear his underwear outside his trousers, he cannot climb walls or leap tall buildings in a single bound, he can however destroy all square music Super-Villains – enemies of the Hammond Groove! Captain Hammond is the brain child of Mother […]