Month: April 2007

Corduroy reform for two shows

Former Acid Jazzers Corduroy are returning – with two shows at London’s Jazz Cafe on 16th and 17th June 2007. The line up on the night, according to the Jazz Cafe, is: Scott Addison – singer/keyboardistBen Addison – drumsSimon Nelson-Smith – guitaristRichard Searle – bassist Tickets for both nights are […]

Paul Weller DJs at Heavy Soul

Fancy a trip to Belgium? It might be worth checking it out on 16th May, with Heavy Soul at the Petrol Club in Antwerp. A top-notch DJ line-up for the allnighter is led by Paul Weller, alongside the likes of Andy Lewis, Eddie Piller and Keb Darge. The playlist promises […]

Roots N Shoots radio show

Another mod-friendly radio show both on your radio and online – this time called Roots N Shoots. It’s a Wednesday night show from 8pm until 9pm based around Bristol, with a mixed playlist of Northern Soul, Ska, Blues, Garage, Psych, Rock n Roll, Doo-wop and jazz. If you’re local, you […]

Paul Weller talks shirts

Following on from the launch of the Paul Weller-designed Ben Sherman shirts, Paul Weller is in the Mail On Sunday today, discussing the shirt, other Weller-designed fashion (with Hudson and Fred Perry) and a few other bits and pieces. And because the Mail has a decent (and updated) website, you […]

Weller/Ben Sherman shirts – last stock

Ian at Cazual has dropped me a line to say that he’s just snapped up all remaining stock of the limited edition Paul Weller-designed Ben Sherman shirts from the supplier – including the pink and white variation that appeared in all the ads (pictured here). There’s around 80 shirts in […]

New radio show: The Vinyl Vault

If you’re in the London area (or available to listen online), tune into The Vinyl Vault from 10pm until midnight every Wednesday on 103.6FM London or via the Life FM website. It starts from Wednesday 18th April and is hosted by Martin Gavin (Caledoniasoul, Friday Street, 100 Club, Goodfoot, Mousetrap […]

ICA psych night after-party

If you’re planning on attending Freak Out Ethel – the ICA’s ttribute to British psych on 21st April – you might be interested in the after-party at a "secret location".Sleep All Day Drive All Night promises DJs Cherrystones, Barry 7 and DJs from the Technicolor Dream, also Drive All Night […]

Trick Bag in Birmingham

Full details are now online of a new mod night in Birmingham – Trick Bag. The night promises 60s R&B, northern, jazz and blues in a cool basement venue that can comfortably hold around 150. DJ line-up includes Pid, Lee Miller, Callum, Alice Fowkes and Jason Banner. For full details […]