Tag: mod

Craig Charles at Sheffield Brighton Beach

If you're a fan of the Soul and Funk Show on BBC 6music, you might be interested in Corrie cabbie Craig Charles doing a DJ set at Sheffield's Brighton Beach, which takes place at the O2 Academy in Sheffield on Saturday 1st May. It;s the first time he's DJ'd in […]

Dr Feelgood night on BBC4

This will be flagged up in the TV guide later in the week, but just to give you some notice, BBC4 is hosting a Dr Feelgood night this coming Friday, 21st April 2010. It's an evening because of two fairly hefty programmes – a first TV showing for Julian Temple's […]

Club focus: The Octopus Club (Stoke)

Back in the UK for today's club focus, The Octopus Club in Stoke. The club has been ruinning since April 2008, mixing live bands with DJ sounds, the latter leaning towards the freakbeat/ psych side of things (although not exclusively). They have an alldayer coming up soon – more on […]

Fistful of Ska 3 alldayer (Brighton)

A bit last minute, but if you're planning on heading to Brighton (or live there already), you might want to check out the Fistful of Ska 3 alldayer. Taking place at the Hanbury Ballroom, St Georges Rd, Kemptown in Brighton, it runs from 2pm until 2am on 3rd May 2010, […]

New band: The Eviltones

Not exactly a completely new band, but we've not yet featured The Eviltones – so here we go. Look away now soul and jazz lovers, The Eviltones are pure 60s garage – noisy, chuggin' guitars, primitive organ, a snarling vocal and catchy sub-three minute tunes. They sound impressive on MySpace, […]

Va Va Voom returns in London

Not a new club, but Va Va Voom is back for 2010, offering up rare soul in the capital. Specifically you'll find the night on Saturday April 24th at The Boston Music Rooms, 178 Junction Road, Tufnell Park, London N19, with resident DJs Yann Vatiste, Ady Lupton and Joel Maslin […]

Australian Mods Mayday 2010

If you happen to be in the area and at a loose end on Saturday 1st May 2010, check out Mods Mayday 2010 at The Sandringham Hotel, King Street, Newtown, Australia. Running from 8pm until late, the annual Mods Mayday offers up four generations of the Australian Mod movement on […]

Fred Perry Concept Shop – London

We don't tend to feature the same company twice in one day, but we have just been told about the new Fred Perry Concept Shop in Spitalfields Market in the east end of London, so with weekend approaching, we though we should get the information out there for you weekend […]