The words ‘ITV’ and ‘arts’ might not sit comfortably in the same sentence these days, but once upon a time they did – and Tempo was the trailblazer.
Month: March 2012
I quite like Muji. You can occasionally pick up decent stuff for not a lot of money. Indeed, the Japanese retailer is now doing a Harrington jacket.
When it comes to the words ‘Mod’ and ‘fiction’, one book stands out above all others – Absolute Beginners by Colin MacInnes.
Little did the team at Ace realise when they first got access to Dave Hamilton’s library of studio tapes back in the mid ’90s that it would result in a 15 year journey.
The Fred Perry label launched officially in 1952. You’d expect a glut of clothing to celebrate this, but instead, we just have this Lomography x Fred Perry 60th Anniversary La Sardina Camera right now.
48 years seems a strange milestone to celebrate, but that’s exactly what The Skatalites are doing on their upcoming tour.
Not to be confused with the Brutus shirt of the same name, Trimfit shirtmakers is an independent bespoke shirtmaker of some years standing.
The latest studio outing from Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, aka one of the hottest live soul acts on the planet, serves up a faithful and suitably heartfelt dozen tracks that have been staples of their performances for many years now.