Going Out

Steve Marriott / Robin Friday talk

If you're feeling a little 'booky' late this month, you might want to check in with the Sohemian Society in central London, which is offering up a talk on Steve Marriott and Robin Friday, courtesy of Paolo Hewitt. The date is Wednesday February 25th, starting at  7:30pm, the venue is […]

Quadrophenia hits the stage

A stage production of Quadrophenia is set to tour the UK this spring and summer. Details are still sketchy at the moment regarding who is to star or direct in the 'iconic rock opera', but the production is set to remain faithful to the film and album created by The […]

Pop Art of Sheffield's King Mojo

Sheffield’s King Mojo Club is best-known as the mod hangout (and live venue) owned and run by Peter Stringfellow and his brother Geoff). But a new book on the club takes a look at it for a different reason – its art. The Pop Art of Sheffield’s King Mojo is […]

Twisted Wheel official website

There’s now an official Twisted Wheel website online – owned and run by original club owner Ivor Abadi and his son. It’s a bit of a mix in truth – nostalgia mainly, with a forum, some history and a place to buy memorabilia, both new and original (like original membership […]

Immediate Records book signing

We previewed Immediate Records: Labels Unlimited by Simon Spence recently and if you like the sound of it, you can meet the author at a forthcoming event at Waterstones. The book focuses on the ups and downs of the mod-friendly label, the brainchild of Andrew Loog Oldham. Indeed, author Simon […]

Soul Revolution features on Channel 4

Here’s another chance to see Steve Cato and his ‘3-Minute Wonder’ that was screened on Channel 4 recently. Thanks to the wonders of Youtube you can watch over and over again the ‘Northern Soul Gathering’. Cato the Manchester soul DJ travels down to London club Soul Revolution, followed by a […]

Glasgow Mod Weekender announced

Scotland’s premier mod club Friday Street once again brings us news of the Glasgow Mod Weekender, this time set for the 26th-29th of June. The big change this year is the two new venues being used, The Twisted Wheel for daytime events and The Winchester Club for the evening do’s. […]

Glasgow Mod Weekender

The first details of this year’s Glasgow Mod Weekender are now online. It all takes places from Thursday 28th June to Sunday 1st July at Glasgow’s Brunswick hotel, with the usual top-notch DJ line-up, bands, daytime events and scooter cruise. Check out the listing in the events section for more […]