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Kai replied to Dave Davies's item What Gig's Have You Been To?
"At the Stone Foundation online gig right now.... and while I hope this is not the future, I suppose it's better than nothing at all."
3 hours ago
Kai replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Not sure; I was out more often then. :-)"
6 hours ago
Alan Saint replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Last time I played this much music continually, I was a teenager ;-)"
6 hours ago
Alan Saint replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"Cheers Kai, pocket squares is something I have a shortage of, so I am buying bargains while I can."
6 hours ago
Kai replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Travelling through fascinating soundscapes while staying at home."
12 hours ago
Dave Davies replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"Loving the colour."
15 hours ago
Dave Davies replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Cheers Alan, I will."
yesterday
Alan Saint replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"In that case, check the Wicked Whispers out too Dave, if you haven't already."
yesterday
Alan Saint replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Thanks Mike, summed them up perfectly ;-)"
yesterday
Dave Davies replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Cheers Mike, it's not that they have to be unique...almost impossible given what's been before, but rather just offering something different, a different take, a bit like Tame Impala did, to me it's a more modern take on Psych that i'd rather listen…"
yesterday
Mike Embleton replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"I know you asked Alan, but I thought I'd give you my thoughts. Well obviously they are a Psych type band who I initially thought were a bona-fide 60's band, so can't possibly be unique. However they are young and playing new songs and not just rehas…"
yesterday
Kai replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"Very nice, Alan!"
yesterday
Dave Davies replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Always on the look out for new bands, would you say they're offering anything new or just a 60's copy band?  cheers."
yesterday
Alan Saint replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"A couple of new pocket squares, sensibly purchased with colour matching in mind."
yesterday
Mod Goddess replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"I have it on layaway for six months, so you'll have to wait then! LOL! ;-)"
Wednesday
Alan Saint replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Yes, me too Kai."
Wednesday
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What Gig's Have You Been To?

Couldn't see a thread dedicated to live music.I went to see The Specials last night at Rock City,Nottingham.  Good gig small venue (about 2500).  Decent atmosphere.  Was almost a very short concert with Mr Hall threatening to walk off after bottles…

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996 Replies · Reply by Kai 3 hours 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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967 Replies · Reply by Matt Johnson on Tuesday

Cool Pictures

In order to honour MG Ace Face, and to carry the torch for the (hopefully short) time while he's gone (and I'm confident he'll return), let's revive Motown's thread, which is far too good to be forgotten...Here's to you, Mr Motown!

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1177 Replies · Reply by Mike Embleton on Tuesday

THE PRINTED WORD

Having just noticed that the initiator of the latest "book" thread left the site taking the discussion with him, it's my turn again to revive it; being too important a topic to be dropped, imo.Having finished "Get Carter" by Ted Lewis over the…

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584 Replies · Reply by Kai on Tuesday

Mod Movies

Just watching the original Thomas Crowne Affair (1968) with Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway.Oooh, baby.Great couple - apart from the obvious chemistry they generate on screen and the crime thriller theme it is a pleasure to watch from a Mod…

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124 Replies · Reply by Kai Mar 28

The Girl On A Scooter

A forth book is now added to my original trilogy of Mod stories and is available now on Amazon Kindle, 'The Girl On A Scooter.'
Matt Cowan, a young pharmacist and one of the original North London Mods was being transferred to Basidon in Essex to take on a new position as Drug Manager in Boots the Chemist in early 1964. 
A sudden appearance of a girl on a Vespa 125 scooter in a…

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