Month: April 2008

Ruby retro scooter helmets

If you have cash to burn and want to invest it in some stylish headwear for your scooter or motorbike, you should check out the retro Pavillon scooter helmets from Ruby. Designed by Jerome Coste and available online from high-end Parisian retailer Colette, the helmet range has vintage looks, a […]

V&A's Supremes Love Child t-shirts

In 1968, The Supremes had something of a makover – ditching the ball gowns for ‘street’ styling and going for a grittier sound for the Love Child album. And you can get that look with the V&A’s exclusive Love Child t-shirt. Based on the top worn by Diana Ross on […]

New band: Beggars

Beggars come from Reading, but we doubt be there for much longer. Only a few months after forming they had landed a record deal with Heavenly Recordings and, having already supported Babyshambles a few months back, are about to embark on a nationwide tour in May supporting Joe Lean And […]

Win The Who's Magic Bus

The Who – in conjunction with the Teenage Cancer Trust – is currently running a competition to win The Who’s Magic Bus – and it is a real bus. Well, it’s actually an original (but customised) Volkswagen T1 panel van from 1965, signed by both Roger Daltrey (patron of the […]

Mick Hucknall does Bobby Bland

Following Chris Rea’s reinvention as a beat artist, another ’80s star, Mick Hucknall, is paying tribute to the 1960s by recording an album of Bobby Bland songs. The Simply Red man is to begin releasing music under his own name, and to kick it off he’s made ‘Tribute To Bobby’,  […]

Numark TTi USB/iPod Turntable

Never mind plugging a deck into a computer and loading up a pile of software to transfer your vintage vinyl to MP3 – the Numark TTi USB Turntable with iPod Dock makes it all redundant. Well, if you have an iPod that is. That’s because it has an iPod dock, […]

Weller: winter tour and in Mojo

Always looking to bring you exclusive news on Paul Weller, Modculture can reveal details of his UK winter tour. Paul will be doing 11 dates in November, for which there is a pre-sale, allowing you can get your tickets before the general public. The dates are: Crawley K2 (November 6th) […]

Paris 1968 street posters re-printed

Great street design and a piece of social and political history too – these extremely limited edition prints of original Paris 1968 street posters are well worth a look. They are available to coincide with the Hayward Gallery’s May 68: Street Posters from the Paris Rebellion exhibition, which celebrates the […]