The 1980s Mod Girl - Prequel - Secret Affair, The Lambrettas, The Small Faces, Quadrophenia

Jayne Thomas – The 1980s Mod Years Part 1

The 1980s Mod Years Part 1 – The Prequel To The Mod Girl Years 1980 People over the years often ask me “how did you get into Mod Jayne?” To be perfectly honest I don’t recollect any major factor that pushed me towards entering and participating in the Mod scene. It was a combination of factors really. A natural progression, …

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Clelia Lucchitta Milan Mod Girl with her friend Claudio

Clelia Lucchitta – Italian Mod Girl Interview Part 2

Clelia Lucchitta – Italian Mod Girl Interview Part 2 – 1990s & Beyond Milan Mod Girl Clelia Lucchitta, back in the Spring of 2019, previously discussed her memories of being part of the Italian Mod scene.  As part of several articles for the site Clelia,  contributes to further interviews discussing her Mod memories. Here is her transcript  from the 1990s …

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Danny Coates Newcastle Mod & Mod DJ at Get Smarter & Riviera Touch Djing At Kitten Casino in 2019

Danny Coates – Newcastle Mod & DJ – Get Smarter & The Riviera Touch

Danny Coates – Newcastle Mod & DJ – Get Smarter & The Riviera Touch As part of my memories and interview section for Soul & Mod, I always like to try to incorporate a variety of interviews from  Mods spanning across the generations.  Here is another of those interviews with my friend Danny Coates, Newcastle Mod and DJ and original …

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Mod Books & Mod Reading - Paul Smiler Anderson, Shaun Knapp, Tony Beesley & Claire Mahoney

Mod Books, Mod Reading & Mod Subculture Literature Part 1

Mod Books, Mod Reading & Mod Subculture Literature, As those who know me well, know I am an avid reader and collector of Kitchen Sink Realism. Furthermore one which is, in my opinion, a basic staple for any book shelf related to Mod subculture reading.  However I personally believe that whilst those who have an interest in the Mod Scene, …

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Out of Time - DJs Bill Kealy, Rob Coulman, Glyn Preece & Sean Chapman. Wolverhampton WV1 4AN. Soul / 60s Soul, vintage / 60s R&B, Latin Soul, Boogaloo & Mod. 18/05/19

Out of Time 5th Anniversary – Djs Bill Kealy, Rob Coulman, Glyn Preece & Sean Chapman

It’s time to celebrate Out of Time number 28 aka our 5th Anniversary. All the cool sounds brought to you by resident Djs Sean Chapman and Glyn Preece plus two killer guest djs Bill Kealy and Rob Coulman. Tickets go onsale Saturday 2nd March 10am from www.ticketsource.co.uk/newhamptonartscentre or you can call 01902572090

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Modzines by Eddie Piller & Steve Rowland - Cover

Interview With Eddie Piller & Steve Rowland About Their Book Modzines

Modzines by Eddie Piller and Steve Rowland is a book about fanzine culture from the Mod Revival and beyond. A thoroughly well researched book on Mod fanzines and one which visually attractive, it is available to buy on 7th February 2019. I recently caught up with Ed and Steve and had a chat with them regarding the researching, compiling and …

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