Month: March 2007

The week on Cinedelica

If you’ve not visited our cult movie and TV site Cinedelica recently, you’ve missed out on some real gems. That includes features on cult Brit gangster flick Villain (1971), The Man Who Haunted Himself (1970), Love Story (2006), Meantime (1984), Inseminoid (1981) and the top five cult movies made in […]

Love Story on the big screen

Love Story – the documentary film of the legendary Los Angeles band Love – is doing a tour of independent cinemas, kicking off with a showing in London. Love Story covers the band from the beginning through to their disintegration in 1968 following the completion of the band’s masterpiece Forever […]

Ska/rocksteady night in Manchester

If you’re looking for a night out in Manchester this Saturday, check out Dip and Fall Back, which promises a night of 50s and 60s R&B, ska, rocksteady and boss reggae. It takes place on Saturday 31st March from 10pm until 4am at Cafe Saki, Oxford Road, Manchester (at the […]

David Lines on Radio 4

We mentioned a while back that David Lines’ excellent The Modfather: My Life With Paul Weller is being reissued with a new cover and Paul Weller introduction. Well, this has now been confirmed for July 5th 2007. And if you want to know more about the man behind the book, […]

Absolute Beginners – the play

Absolute Beginners didn’t work as a film, but I have much higher hopes for the theatrical production at the Lyric Theatre in London, which runs from 26th April – 26th May 2007. The plot stays faithful to the must-read book – a young modernist photographer’s take on life on the […]

BBC4's British R&B Night

Set the video (or DVD recorder) on Friday 23rd March for BBC4’s R&B Night. Some potentially top-notch shows, including The Beat Room, with performances from the likes of John Lee Hooker and The Kinks. That’s followed by Long John Baldry – In The Shadow Of The Blues, then Rock Family […]

Glasgow Mod Weekender

The first details of this year’s Glasgow Mod Weekender are now online. It all takes places from Thursday 28th June to Sunday 1st July at Glasgow’s Brunswick hotel, with the usual top-notch DJ line-up, bands, daytime events and scooter cruise. Check out the listing in the events section for more […]

New night in Cambridgeshire

News of a new night in Cambridgeshire that kicks off in April – Scene 66. The launch date is April 28th at Bar23, Wishbech Road, March, Cambs, running from 8pm until 1am, admission is £5 on the door or £4 in advance if you get in contact via [email protected] DJs […]