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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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8 Replies · Reply by Trevor 5 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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521 Replies · Reply by Chris Cameron 18 hours ago

I Was Reading This Book....

The book thread disappeared when its owner left the site so  thought I'd start another. Haven't read any Len Deighton for a while so started again on his spy trilogy. First one is Berlin Game. Terrific, I like it better than John Le Carre.

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frames replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Skiffle, really."
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Dr Feelbad replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
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Dr Feelbad replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Im just tellin you what it is Frames , I didn't invent the term .Try syndicates , David John and the mood , Pretty Things , Yardbirds , Them . All off key guitar breaks . Nothing obscure about these bands













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frames replied to Laurent Bof's item What's on your turntable right now?
"Well, it's in the same time signature, same key, repeats the coda. Billy Jenkins - he's an unpredictable guitarist, plays outside the tune nearly every time; not Dave Davies."
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"Could be worse, I suppose. Anyway, haven't we discussed something similar to this? I mean, if the younger Mods out there - anyone under 25 - and those - like me - from overseas are starting to get into this Way of Life, how can they learn from this…"
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