Two for the price of one. Both the Modernist Jukebox Spotify playlists are worth your time.
Not one of mine, this is the work of Neil Queen-Jones, who has put together a monster of a Spotify playlist for Blow Up in London.
Want to relive your time at Sneakers? Or just get a feel for it? Check out the 1980s London mod club scene playlist on Spotify.
In the first of a new series, we invited top tunesmith Paul Orwell to fill his imaginary Modernist Jukebox with 20 defining tracks. Check them out plus a Spotify playlist of the majority of the tunes selected.
When I flagged up the Beatfreak! album earlier, it started a train of thought around the Particles label which eventually led to this Piccadilly Sunshine Spotify playlist.
Seems to be growing number of releases appearing on Spotify before the album is actually physically released. The latest is the Mo Jazz 2 compilation from Acid Jazz.
I know, maybe a bit early for Christmas, but as I’ve got a couple of these things ready to go, pushing through Christmas Calling – 20 Femme Pop Gems right now.
Jazz – the very word can have have grown men and women running to the hills in fear. But trust me, it doesn’t have to be like that. Some mod jazz grooves will hopefully put the case for the defence.