We had two versions of this shoe return in December. Now there is a third version of the Adidas Jeans MKII trainers in brown suede available online.
A take on the original shoe was around back in 2009, but this is the first time in decades that the Adidas Jeans Mk II trainers has made an appearance. Good news for Adidas devotees.
A common sight back in the 1970s, the Adidas Bamba trainers are less common now, so a reissue is nice to see.
Just noticed this on eBay – an issue of The Observer magazine from 1979, with a feature on the mod revival of the day.
If you are (or were) a fan of the two tone movement, you might want to pick up a copy of Dance Craze by Garry Bushell, which is published by Acid Jazz and available now.
Cheers to Jason for flagging up Northern Soul – the film, which now has a teaser clip on YouTube.
I keep saying I’m not updating the site until the new one goes live, but then I see things that perhaps are worthy of a news story a little sooner than that. Like The Story Of Trojan Records box set.
Let’s start with the thing we do know about, that being a screening of Quadrophenia in London with director Franc Roddam.