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Cool Pictures

Just start by saying I have lifted this idea from the Film Noir site, its a cool idea so i thought we'd give it a go on here. If you see a cool picture share it with us here.

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436 Replies · Reply by Alan S 17 minutes ago

Mad mod mistakes

What mistakes did you make when starting out as a mod will kick it of with these examples.For some strange reason I wanted a black button down shirt and searched the fair city of Glasgow to no avail so came up with a cunning plan bought a normal…

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47 Replies · Reply by Alan S 28 minutes ago

Amazing B sides

Over the past few years I have started to collect some fantastic vinyl 45s again. Some have been bought from car boot sales for next to nothing and others I have paid a few quid for, although to be honest I have not paid more than £12 yet. I already…

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Motown replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Thanks Alan mate, I appreciate it :-)"
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Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Very nice, young Lady:-)"
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Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Looking neat as always Mr 4 Top:-)"
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Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Great collars on that shirt Motown:-)"
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Alan S replied to Motown's item Cool Pictures
"It came to mind straight away Motown and Chris, it`s one of those, " Oh shit, I am in trouble", expressions.......LOL."
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Alan S replied to George O'Sullivan's item Mad mod mistakes
"Thanks George, but I was really just cloning my brothers look, admittedly I was relatively clueless to be honest and left to my own devices would probably have had too many mistakes to mention here........LOL. Hopefully I learned rather quickly thou…"
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Harryboy Boas replied to Chris Cameron's item Amazing B sides
"Managed to pick up a couple of tunes recently with killer flips. Fred Lowery back with Big Bo & his Arrows-I'm Sorry has a deep flip.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYDNLodF1jg
And Liverpool band The Clayton Squares on a hens teeth Decca test press…"
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Robert McAlister replied to Robert McAlister's item Tailor .....the end of an era?
"Agreed Harry - If its not an expensive exercise then its probably duff.  I know these are words that may hurt, particularly the wallet, but I too have seen some bad suits, some on here which cost bog all..and look it."
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Harryboy Boas replied to Robert McAlister's item Tailor .....the end of an era?
"I think we should be clear about Bespoke and made to measure. A made to measure suit is only made from a set pattern with certain points altered to fit the customer. Bespoke is having the pattern made to your measurements. I have seen a hell of a lo…"
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Harryboy Boas replied to George O'Sullivan's item Mad mod mistakes
"Being 13 in 1979 and feeling too embarrassed to buy eye-liner me and the boys used to put shoe polish on a match stick and "paint" it on just under the eyes. You had to be careful because if you got it in the eye it really stung. We thought we were…"
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Harryboy Boas replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"The Jags-Back of My Hand. (I think its called?), Secret Affair-Time For Action. Got them on the same day. But my first 60s record was The Most of The Animals. Up until then it had all been power pop and Two Tone. I can remember playing it over and o…"
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Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"Great first choices there guys. i still have both of my 20 Tamla Motown Mod Classics LPs and love them dearly. To me the sings still stand the test of time and always will."
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Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"I remember that album Ed but thankfully i never bought it. Even today I still love Friday on my Mind by the Easybeats. It was often played up at the Mod clubs in Glasgow in 81 and 82 so holds a look of great memories. I played it the first time I di…"
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Chris Cameron replied to George O'Sullivan's item Mad mod mistakes
"I think we will maybe need to rethink our looking cool strategy mate ha ha"
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"MATES WENT LAST WEEK TO SEE THEM"
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The Snow Runner replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Out with my son to see this young band tonight. Play the  CD to get the  Feel!"
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The Fifth Four Top replied to George O'Sullivan's item Mad mod mistakes
"Absolutely right, guilty as charged, George."
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Johnny B replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"New NS film Soundtrack bought this morning"
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Johnny B replied to Lewis Michie's item Mod hair
"Number four all over for me theses days. Got rid of the "Weller" look as everybody seemed to be sporting it."
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