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Modernist New York: A Guide to New York for mods

Modernist New York: A Guide to New York for mods

Huge thanks to Derek from the excellent The Electric Mess for his help in putting together this mod’s guide to New York. Read on for what we have and if you can any comments or can add anything to it, please get in touch with us (we suspect this one […]

1960s Yale USA t-shirt remade

If the t-shirt above looks familiar, it's probably because you own a copy of the Mods book by Richard Barnes, where it is featured at least a couple of time within the book. Actually. it's also showing at the Reading Steady Go exhibition too. Anyway, the main point here is […]

Mod Chicago 9 weekender

If you happen to be on the other side of the Atlantic, ideally in the Chicago area, you might want to check out the Mod Chicago 9 weekender. It takes place over 10th and 11th June, described as 'A Case Study In Mod, Soul, Garage, Freakbeat and Psych'. So R&B […]

Madras button-down shirt by J.Press

 It's a button-down with a heritage to match anything out there, but the J.Press button-down madras shirt isn't that easy to buy. Unless you happen to be in its native USA. It's a timeless ivy league classic and still fitting cutting a fine figure today, whether you go for the […]

1960s Take Ivy book reissued

Look out for a review of The Ivy Look by Graham Marsh and JP Gaul, but also make a note of a very interesting reissue in the coming weeks covering similar style ground – Take Ivy by Teruyoshi Hayashida. Originally released in Japan to great acclaim in 1965, the book […]

Club focus: The Merge in Chicago

Not a feature on a long-running night, the latest club focus is actually about a night about to start up – The Merge in Chicago. It's a weekly allnighter that promises across the board mod-friendly sounds by the folk who do the MODchicago event, as well as the Windy City […]