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Time Out Soho special

The latest issue of Time Out London magazine (January 18-25 2006 – no. 1848) features a fantastic Soho special. There are lots of great vintage photos from the 50s and 60s including a great one of original Soho jazz modernist Ronnie Scott outside "the old place" in Gerrard Street in […]

Book sales are back!

Well, after a bit of tinkering with the scripts and trying to work out what stock has sold or not, the book sales section has returned. Take your pick from a selection of mod, 60s, vintage books at the following page: Needless to say, much more stock will be filtered […]

New Tootals for sale online

We told you previously about the new Tootal scarves, which have been re-made using (we are told) original patterns and have started to appear in some of the smarter shops (Harvey Nichols for example). Now we’ve found them for sale online at – which we believe is the only […]

The Lost 45s news

Leeds’ (and one of Britain’s) finest mod combos, The Losts 45s, are busy with gigs and a new album in the coming weeks. A few dates for your diary are listed below. If you’ve never heard the band, you can listen to some part and full tracks at: 26th January […]

Modculture radio?

Been talking on the forums about this for a while, but I thought I’d reach out and see what is out there in terms of experience for a Modculture radio station. The idea is to look at a 24 hour station of streaming music that appeals to a mod audience. […]

Gene Drayton Unit news

London’s hippest Hammond-n-Horns Mod-Soul Groove Combo, the Gene Drayton Unit, have announced some gigs in London, with details of visits further north to come. London – Friday Jan 27thSouth London Pacific, 340 Kennington Road, London SE11. Tube – Kennington or Oval.Catch the GDU in a small intimate club environment at […]

Lady Luck newsflash

LADY LUCK has it’s final chapter at the Millenium Club this Friday the 20th January 2006. Live music from Sunnie Dae and her Hot Cats – crunching blues and jazz, you dig.

Rhoda Dakar live at Filthys

British Ska legend Rhoda Dakar returns to Filthy Macnastys after the massive success of her pre-Christmas party gig. Rhoda will be performing more classic reggae and ska standards acoustically along with a selection of Bodysnatchers and Specials hits. Rhoda will be performing from 8.00pm onwards. Admission as always is free. […]