A Bank Holiday approaches, and thoughts turn to the seaside. Johnnie Taylor looks back at Mods at Brighton in the 1960s.
Tag: Mods and Rockers
If you haven’t seen it, the Mod episode of Gideon’s Way screens tonight on Talking Pictures TV.
Now, this is an odd one. Credit to Mark (aka MonkeyPicks) for spotting this 1960s Mods and Rockers ballet online at the BFI.
Credit to Jason Brummell’s Facebook group for flagging up the print version of Three Mods by Tony Barrett.
I’ll be honest, I haven’t read the original, but that’s probably a good thing as August ’64 Extended by Tony Barrett is now available for the Amazon Kindle.
I suspect it isn’t going to be up there with the Mods, Rockers and Bank Holiday Mayhem doc on BBC Four, but if you can tune in, the Mods and Rockers Rebooted documentary on BBC One should be worth checking out.
Here’s something of an oddity from the 1960s, a True Detective Mods and Rockers issue.