Month: October 2009

DNA Groove Brenta knitted tops

DNA Groove has long been a destination for 60s-style shirts, but it's now got some tasty knitwear in for the autumn and winter, including these DNA Groove Brenta knitted tops. Loads of styles to choose from, including plain and striped ones (like the image above). All are made of 100 […]

Revo Heritage 1960s-style radio

Want the 60s looks but also the modern-day functionality? You want the Revo Heritage radio and iPod dock, which is available to buy in a matter of days. Pitched as a 'contemporary reinterpretation of classic European table radio designs from the 50s and 60s' (think Braun, Bang & Olufsen etc), […]

Double Decker event in Brixton

Not just one club night, with Double Decker, you get two floors of vintage dance music on November 14th 2009, taking place at The Dogstar on Coldharbour Lane, Brixton. It's a mix of previous nights Raise Your Hand and Tune Up at a two-floor venue. At Tune Up, your resident […]

Quadrophenia documentary reviewed

A few days back, I was sent a DVD called The Who, The Mods and the Quadrophenia Connection and today, it's just been reviewed. A non-authorised (by the band anyway) DVD, it tells the story of the Who's journey into mod, their path out of it and their rediscovery of […]

John Lewis buckle neck pea coat

When the temperatures drop, you can't beat something like a pea coat to be warm and smart – and this John Lewis buckle neck pea coat is as good as any. Not the cheapest on the market, but far from the most expensive, the coat has a couple of unique […]

60s-style Tweed Skirt Suit by Brora

There was once a time when suits were a dedicatedly stylish wardrobe item, rather than a work-related necessity for most of us. Arguably the peak of ladies suit styling was the 1960s, and this Brora Checked Tweed Suit captures some of that chic. The classic tweed fabric is in muted […]

No Way Out NYE party

Funny – some years there's nothing to do in Manchester on New Year's Eve, but this year two clubs take place within 10 minutes walk of each other – the previously-mentioned Hideaway New Year's Eve event and now the No Way Out NYE party. The night is a No Way […]

Mind Yuh Business – December

Mind Yuh Business is back in December, the date for your diary is Saturday 5th December 2009 at Dex in Brixton. DJs are Snowboy (Deep Funk / Acid Jazz / Southport), Dean Rudland (Acid Jazz / Ace Records), Dean Thatcher (Set The Tone / Flying / Boys Own) and Tim […]