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Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"Although not my first Mod purchase, 'One Step Beyond' by Madness was amongst the first Ronnie. Just to show you how stupid I was aged 16 I accidentally bought the Spanish version which as far as I can recall was called 'Un (or Uno) Paso Adalante.' I…"
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Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"Good for you YM as £60 a week in 79 was a really decent wage for someone starting out. I am still struggling to get to that rate now ha ha"
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Chris Cameron left a comment for The Fifth Four Top
"Good to see you back mate. All the comments were heart felt, we would have missed your presence if you had buggered off for good."
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hubert davenport replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"you should try one on in a Ben Sherman stockist.
they're just that little bit different from your normal raincoat
it might just work for you "
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hubert davenport replied to John Paterson's item MOD BARGAIN BUYS!!
"anybody looking for an m51 could do worse than pop over to Transworld supplies and grab one of these replicas discounted to £80.
medium only but that is in effect an xl in normal sizing .
I've got one myself as well as genuine m51s and they're the b…"
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Motown liked Dj soulshakedown's item Out of Time.. Christmas Special
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Motown replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Thanks Ronnie its a belter mate :-)"
10 hours ago
Ian Bryden replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"was it a re-issue or was it you that won this, Ronnie ?? ;)
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Northern-Soul-45-PARISIANS-Twinkle-Little-S..."
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Ronnie replied to Phil Thomsen's item My Dress of the day!
"Off to play some records last friday:
Vintage hat, Melka shirt, vintage knitted tie, vintage cufflinks, vintage Topman cardigan, Kostym trousers, Tissot wristwatch, Topeco socks and a pair of vintage basket weave loafers. Yep, I like my thriftstori…"
13 hours ago
George O'Sullivan replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"£21.50 seems a lifetime ago only thing going was YOP schemes slave labour were they paid you off once your year was done then you moved on to the next one
Listening to original mods on these threads confirms 60s amazing times to be a teen but late 7…"
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Ronnie replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"First 45 as a mod...hard one since I got into this in my teens, when everything was CD and vinyl was hard to find, especially in a smaller swedish town. I think it might have been Madness, One Step Beyond picked up at a local thriftstore but not sur…"
13 hours ago
Ronnie replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Such a great tune! Actually picked it up on a 45 just a few days ago. :)"
13 hours ago
Ronnie replied to Mod Goddess's item What I bought today...
"Welcom TFFT! Great looking pair of boots, that."
13 hours ago
Dj soulshakedown liked Dj soulshakedown's item Out of Time.. Christmas Special
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Young Meteor replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"Worked for Nat West bank. Only 16 years old. £240 per month wages and overtime if we had to stay past 4.30pm. Went to work in a pinstripe suit. Manager called me into the office one day and asked if I was taking the "mickey". Only lasted 14 month…"
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hubert davenport replied to frames's item I Was Reading This Book....
"i was disappointed to hear kai had left too
as for books its been a bumper year for mod related titles
ive only really flicked thru some ive bought .
ive also recently just bought john lydons autobiography anger is an energy
not mod obviously but st…"
14 hours ago
Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"All Mod Cons is still my all time favourite LP. The end of 79 was a fantastic and exciting time to be young. Sounds like you had some job. I had to settle for one of those terrible YOP schemes when i left school in 1980. I am sure the weekly wage th…"
14 hours ago
Chris Cameron replied to Chris Cameron's item What was your first vinyl 45 bought as a Mod ?
"Dire indeed Robert. Each to their own and all that but they were brutal but like lots of 80s crap very popular."
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