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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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Tailor Made Mod Suit

I'm off to Thailand this month and I thought it would be a great excuse to get a few things tailor made for my 'mod' outlook. I've never really been able to afford a tailor made suit and if I did I'd have no real idea as what to ask for to get a…

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15 Replies · Reply by Chris Ward 23 hours ago

Books

I thought it would be worthwhile to start a new discussion on books. To narrow it down a bit, I suggest we stick to the more or less mod- related books; I wouldn´t want to bother you with each and every novel I´ve read. Among the ones I´ve read…

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Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item Amazing B sides
"I would find it hard to choose one over the other if I was being honest Gary, two brilliant tracks. Sadly I do not have that vinyl and I imagine it would cost a right few quid to buy. Who knows I may strike it lucky one day."
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Gary D' replied to Chris Cameron's item Amazing B sides
"Absolutely incredible Chris, I never knew either. I was digging around for some King Curtis cuts and tracks that he'd played the sax on, when 'Don't Put Me Down Like This' came up. As good as any classic A-side on it's own. But rightly overshadowed…"
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Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item Amazing B sides
"I know that song very well Gary and it is excellent. I never knew it was a B side right enough...incredible to think."
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Steve Brown replied to Steve Brown's item SKA
"Good little section on Ska/2Tone,Skinhead Fashion on BBC programme Oh You Pretty Things-British Music and Fashion. First 10mins is Mod/Small Faces. Link below.
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Gary D' replied to Chris Cameron's item Amazing B sides
"The flip side to Derek Martin - Daddy Rollin' Stone. The sax being played (allegedly) by one off my favourites, King Curtis.
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