Tag: photos

Duffy book plus exhibition in London

No not the whiney-voiced crooner, we're talking about photographer Brian Duffy, who has an exhibition right now at the Idea Generation Gallery in London. It's described as the 'first ever full retrospective' of Brian Duffy, kicking off tomorrow and running until 28 August. Some feat, considering the man himself destroyed […]

1960s Chelsea Facebook group

I spotted this over on Paul Gorman's The Look blog, the Facebook group Epicentre of creativity World's End chelsea SW10 in the 1960s that is. It is what it says, a focal point for 1960s 'dandy' photos from around the King's Road in the 1960s. The kind of thing you […]

BBC mods and rockers gallery

Think this is a new gallery (although I've seen some of the photos before), so this mods and rockers gallery on the BBC Sussex site is worth a quick look. According to the site, all the images are from the bank holiday riots of 1964 in the area – so […]

David Bowie 1947 – 1974 book release

On the face of it, Any Day Now: David Bowie The London Years (1947 – 1974) by Kevin Cann might not be obvious Modculture fodder, but some of the images within are sure to be of interest to anyone with an interest in this site and the 60s era. Published […]

Boutique London book reviewed

It's out later this week, so the perfect time to review Boutique London by Richard Lester. Published by ACC Ediitons, this 192-page book is part vintage tourist guide, part history and part coffee table glossy, taking in all the retailer of note (and some unknowns) from the capital from the […]