Latest News

In The Forum

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.

Read more…
436 Replies · Reply by Alan S 1 hour 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…

Read more…
488 Replies · Reply by Harryboy Boas 1 hour ago

Featured Photos

Latest Activity

George O'Sullivan replied to George O'Sullivan's item Mad mod mistakes
"New meaning to the polished look"
1 minute ago
Johnny B replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Yip loving that collar Motown,"
19 minutes ago
Johnny B replied to George O'Sullivan's item Mad mod mistakes
"Double Denim White Levi. < Hangs his head in shame>"
24 minutes ago
Robert McAlister posted an item
I will try this again as I tried to post and it appears to be lost!I am about to get my tailor to produce a 2 piece.  But I am not sure which material to go for.Plan A involves a black 2 weave 30% kid mohair/ 70% wool number which I hope will make m…
25 minutes ago
Johnny B replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"Nice one Chris to have both those Motown Mod Classics LP's very hard to find nowadays."
28 minutes ago
Johnny B replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"I was an apprentice fitter first year in 1979 on £21 a week ! Defo chose the wrong vocation !!!"
34 minutes ago
Johnny B replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"£240 pay day in 79'. You a brain surgeon or something Meteor ? lol"
35 minutes ago
Motown replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Thanks Alan mate, I appreciate it :-)"
1 hour ago
Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Very nice, young Lady:-)"
1 hour ago
Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Looking neat as always Mr 4 Top:-)"
1 hour ago
Alan S replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Great collars on that shirt Motown:-)"
1 hour ago
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."
1 hour ago
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…"
1 hour ago
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…"
1 hour ago
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."
2 hours ago
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…"
2 hours ago
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…"
2 hours ago
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…"
2 hours ago
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."
3 hours ago
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…"
3 hours ago
More…

Featured Members

  • paul wheatcroft

    earl shilton

  • Angus Walker

    Gateshead-On-Tyne, Gateshead, United Kingdom

  • Latest article

    Barraloadasoul

    Barraloadasoul was a one of a kind event held at the famous Glasgow Barrowland Ballroom. The event brought the old ballroom back to life as a dance venue and was put together by Stephen Liddle of Somethins Kookin radio show. Filming was undertaken by AfroMic Productions.

    Barraloadasoul is now available from Amazon.

    Read full article here.

    Search The Mod Generation