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Pre '63 CD available online

If you missed the Pre ’63 event in Rome, by all accounts, you missed a blinder. However, you enjoy the kind of sounds that were filling the dancefloor by picking up the compilation CD that was produced for the night by organiser and top DJ Mary Boogaloo. The Pre 63 […]

Uncut featuring Paul Weller

1990 and the big record labels wouldn’t touch Paul Weller with a long pointed stick. 2006 and they can’t shower him with enough praise as the music industry offer up a Lifetime Achievement Award for his service to British music. And fully deserved it was too. To celebrate this achievement, […]

2 Tone photo gallery

Interesting site came my way today – the 2 Tone Archive gallery. The photos were all taken between February 28th – May 3rd 1980 by Toni Tye for a proposed book on 2 Tone at the rehearsals & the gigs for the ‘Dance Craze’ film. Rather than traditional gig shots, […]

Mod night in Argentina!

I’m featuring this on the frontpage because this is the first time I’ve heard of a mod event in Argentina – unless you know different? The Bridge Mod Clubcorrientes 4129  Buenos AiresArgentina Time: 12:00 until 4amAdmission:  $8Resident DJ: Matias (The Bridge) Music policy:  60s r&b, soul, modern jazz and ska.  […]

The Who play T In The Park

The Who have been announced as headliners at this year’s T in the Park festival. The band, now just Roger Daltrey, Pete Townshend, will feature on day two along with the Arctic Monkeys and Primal Scream. Tickets for the event at Balado near Kinross on the weekend of 8th and […]

Ready Steady Go documentary

If you’ve not much on for Valentines Night, don’t despair – there’s an interesting bit of radio that’s should brighten up your evening. Ready Steady Go! The Weekend Starts HereBBC Radio 2Tuesday 14th February 20:30-21:30"Sandie Shaw looks back at the show that changed the way music was presented on TV […]

Telegraph's free 60s movies

I’m not usually a Telegraph buyer, but I’ll be making an exception this weekend because they’re giving away two classic "kitchensink" movies of the early 60s, A Taste Of Honey and Saturday Night, Sunday Morning. The giveaway, in conjunction with the British Film Institute, is quite an offer – both […]

Fay Hallam Trinity in Leeds

Fay Hallam’s latest musical project, The Fay Hallam Trinity, will play a rare live date in Leeds this Saturday. The band,  who have just released their new single, "We Live To Shine", and their debut album, "Realm", on Biff Bang Pow Records (and reviewed shortly on Modculture) will be playing […]