Month: August 2008

Vespa hire in Brighton

Fancy nipping around Brighton on two wheels? Well, you can if you visit Vroom By The Sea. Based in central Hove, the company offers Vespas for hire – everything from 50cc twist and go bikes through to more traditional bikes like the Vespa PX125 pictured here. Or if you feel […]

Trio Valore in Swansea

We have featured Trio Valore in the past, so if you want to see and hear more about the band, check out the piece here. And if you like what you hear and you live near Swansea, you can catch the band live. Trio Valore – Steve White (Paul Weller/Style […]

Walking In Rhythm in London

After running successfully every Friday since the end of 2007, Walking In Rhythm is to relaunch as a weekly Saturday session upstairs at the legendary Ronnie Scott’s Club in Soho on the 6th September. Full details are:Walking In Rhythm @ Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club (upstairs bar)47 Frith Street, Soho, London, […]

We Are The Mods movie

Another year and another movie based around and featuring mods – titled We Are The Mods. We Are the Mods is E.E. Cassidy‘s debut feature, apparently a US-based teen drama using the familiar territory of ‘good girl corrupted by the bad’ as well as being a tribute to 60s cult […]

The Fantastics album previewed

Soul/funk band The Fantastics (formerly Reverend Cleatus & The Soul Saviours) have a new album out in January 2009 – but they’re previewing tracks right now on MySpace. You can check out four tracks online from the forthcoming Mighty Righteous album, which will be released on Freestyle Records and feature […]

6TS Anniversary Allnighter

Should you find yourself in the city of London on Saturday 20th September, you might want to check out the 6TS Anniversary Allnighter – the 29th anniversary to be precise and running from 10pm until 6am at the 100 Club, Oxford Street. The DJs will be Butch, Mick Smith, Keith […]

Fred Perry 60s-style knitted tops

Something of a holy grail for vintage clothing spotters, the Fred Perry knitted polo shirt is now back on sale. Looking almost identical to the originals, the textured shirts are made of a cotton/acrylic mix, with ribbed hem and cuffs and a choice of detailing – black/yellow or black/red. I’m […]

Cool As F*** moves to new venue

Hastings mod club Cool As F*** is back after a short break, and in a new venue. DJs Rowly and Southern Sam continue in the same vein, playing the best in uptempo gritty R&B, rare & classic Motown, 60’s club & northern soul, funk & Hammond grooves from original vinyl. […]