I don’t know much about the people behind it if I’m honest, but a notification dropped into the Modculture inbox about the Last Tuesday Society hosting a lecture on menswear in Paris in the 1960s. That’s worth flagging up.
Huge thanks to Gabriela Giacoman for the assistance in putting together a mod-friendly guide to the city of Paris.
If you enjoyed the recent France Goes Beat Spotify playlist, perhaps you want to investigate some modern-day French mod sounds? You could start with French Boutik.
Having just reviewed the Acid Jazz Hipsters 3 album, I thought this Scootitunes #1 album would be a nice compare and contrast.
One thing is for sure, Paris Blues is a supremely-cool movie. It’s also available for not a lot of cash on DVD.
I got an email recently from Enamel Verguren (Manu), author of the Mod Chronicles books. It related to a French movie from 1959 called Les Tricheurs, about which he was writing a piece for the Double Breasted fanzine. I've not been able to find a copy of the movie […]
Fancy a weekend in Paris? Or happen to be there already? Well, Friday 15th April looks a good night to be out on the town there, as it's the night of La Nuit De La Soul. This is the 4th annual event, with guest DJ Nick (from Record Kicks) joining […]