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Hello, I was just wondering what everyone's favourite mod related quotations are? I'll get the ball rolling with two of my personal favourites: "I think it's quite subversive for kids who haven't got a lot of money to dress up in a suit and look…

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73 Replies · Reply by Neil Shide 27 minutes ago

Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....

http://farewelltothegloryboys.blogspot.co.uk/2013/02/top-20-mod-faux-pas.html#!/2013/02/top-20-mod-faux-pas.html Anyone read this before. Do people agree with all 20? 1 - Long Hair - An obvious one to start. Long hair will never look cool unless…

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18 Replies · Reply by Kai 31 minutes ago

Unwritten rules of dress sense

I'm interested in those rules people might have about what they wear.  I have a few unwritten rules I adhere to, such as; 1.  Never wear brown or more especially beige, which I know will be controversial, but I know it's a personal choice.  I…

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23 Replies · Reply by Demian 2 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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Neil Shide replied to J's item Mod Quotes
""To be a Mod with Curly hair was like having the pox." Roger Daltrey.
I can identify with that."
26 minutes ago
Neil Shide replied to J's item Mod Quotes
"You can't polish a turd.............but you can cover it in glitter!"
30 minutes ago
Kai replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"Will pick a nice one of Magnum then! Hawaiian shiirt plus facial hair- Mod or not??"
31 minutes ago
Chris Cameron replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"I think I may get one made to measure YM, would look excellent with a kipper tie ha ha"
1 hour ago
Young Meteor replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"Do they do Hawaiin shirts with epaulettes? Now that would be a style statement!!!!!"
1 hour ago
Chris Cameron replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"Phew, thank god for that, i can now wear my Hawaii shirt under my jacket and my pleated trousers."
1 hour ago
Demian replied to Trevor's item Unwritten rules of dress sense
"Ha ha. Winter is short in Madrid but it's cold sometimes. Summer is very long, autumn and spring don't exist in reality, ha ha
Please, don't post in Spanish, I have to learn English!"
2 hours ago
Trevor replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"I don't think this thread was meant to be taken seriously."
2 hours ago
Chris Cameron replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"I actually have that Creation LP (the 81 or 82 re-release) Kai, but I don't really consider that as gear that Mods would consider wearing. I was really referring to street Mods not bands or the dandy look of the Kinks c 1966/67. I hope you are not g…"
2 hours ago
Chris Cameron replied to Trevor's item Unwritten rules of dress sense
"I know that Damian, i was only joking."
2 hours ago
Kai replied to Trevor's item Unwritten rules of dress sense
"Certainly true, Demian. But I suppose Autumn and Winter are not too different in Madrid!? Otherwise- my condolences to you for not having a chance to wear coats and scarves...;-)
And if you once more mention your supposedly bad English, I´ll start p…"
2 hours ago
Kai replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"I think these pictures show where their idea about epaulettes and kipper ties comes from, Chris; but I really feel quite down now, as I have to shave of my beard that took 5 years to grow :-(( Yes; I think fruit cake is spot on, Chris!"
3 hours ago
THULL replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"An embarrassment of riches this one."
4 hours ago
Demian replied to Trevor's item Unwritten rules of dress sense
"Sorry, my english is not good. I wanted to say that dress form is different in a "hot" country."
4 hours ago
Chris Cameron replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"I think its been written by some sort of fruit cake tbh Kai. Never heard of Mods having epaulettes on shirts or wearing kipper ties. (Aside from George obviously) You are right about the Hawaii shirts and pleats on the strides too: they obviously do…"
4 hours ago
Chris Cameron replied to Trevor's item Unwritten rules of dress sense
"Exactly mate, we have built in wardrobes ha ha"
4 hours ago
Kai replied to Dave Davies's item Top 20 Mod Faux Pas.....
"... I mean, honestly, who of us needs to be told not to wear pleated front trousers or Hawaiian Shirts...?"
4 hours ago
Kai replied to Gary D''s item Contemporary Soul And Modern Sounds For Mods in The MusicBox - Sunday Sessions
"This one´s my latest discovery; Xiantoni Ari is on City Of Angels Records from- well, yes, you guessed it- Los Angeles and she´s about timeless, uplifting Soul with a nod to it´s 60´s/ early 70´s heritage."
6 hours ago
Kai replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"6 tracks of finest Soul on this EP; published by City Of Angels Records from LA (obviously...;-)). Pity it´s only available on CD; at least over here."
6 hours ago
Demian replied to Trevor's item Unwritten rules of dress sense
"Your wardrobe depends on the place where you live, in a small way."
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