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Sohomod replied to john leo waters's item WHAT IS A MOD???
"Spot on Frames, good to see your memory is still razor sharp. Yes, its the same place. As well as the bespoke tailors, we used to head over for some off the peg shirts and ivy league jackets at Cecil gee in Shaftesbury Avenue. There was always Austi…"
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Kai replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"https://youtu.be/iLDso1d0DkE
... and another one, from 1991."
59 minutes ago
Kai replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"https://youtu.be/s5gxnF-2jB8
An old favourite"
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John an original modernist replied to john leo waters's item WHAT IS A MOD???
"We can all only comment on what we experienced. Your comments are informative to me because I was off the scene by 63 (1963 not y.o)  
It seems that many people had different experiences because it was lots of people, from different places doing the…"
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Dave Davies replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"I start with some Hip Hop.  Not my favourite type of music and most rap LP's I have are from the early 90's when I found it very exciting, but like most genres when they become popular they become less interesting.  But Kendrick lamar's to pimp a bu…"
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Dave Davies replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"i feel all warm inside."
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Frames replied to john leo waters's item WHAT IS A MOD???
"Don't know about Paul's Tailors, but we used get our suits made at Sam Arkus in Berwick St. He did bespoke, workshop downstairs. His son was called Paul."
2 hours ago
Frames replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"1995 album, one of my favourites."
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Kai replied to Ethan Davies's item Chemical Straightening
"Yeah makes your hair stand up, haha!"
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Kai replied to Gary D''s item "Listen To This"
"Received it today, Gary; will have a listen shortly!"
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Gary D' replied to Ethan Davies's item Chemical Straightening
"Slap some of that Viagra gel on it mate. That'll straighten it in no time at all ;0)"
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Gary D' replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"Definitely different Kai… And a refreshingly cool mini album ;0)"
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Gary D' replied to Gary D''s item The Dave Davis, "It's Not Mod Just Different..."
"A pleasure to share Snow Runner. It will be good to hear your thoughts on the sound, once listened to. Cheers"
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Gary D' replied to Gary D''s item "Listen To This"
"I've not heard this guy before Kai. On first listen a very similar groove to Raphael Saadiq and Black Joe Lewis & The HoneyBears. Some late night listening for me tonight. Good post and heads up mate ;0) "
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WHAT IS A MOD???

 Maybe it is an age thing but I am totally confused!! Just what is a 'mod' these days? Back in the sixties a mod was pretty well defined - sharp clothes, a love of black music (Soul, R&B, Ska, Blues, Jazz). We frequented dance halls and clubs. We…

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Chemical Straightening

Hey there, I've been toying with the idea of chemically straightening my hair and was wondering if anybody else here has tried. I have to keep my hair cut incredibly short, otherwise my sideburns, fringe and the back of my neck will start curling.…

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Memorial day for the events of 13th November, countless Tricolours graced balconies and other improvised available spaces, armed police stood in groups on corners outside cafe's; aside from that Paris got on with its main business - enjoying life. La Mechanique Ondulatoire is a regular live music venue (24 days out of the 30 available in November) tucked away in a side street and occupying three floors with the live music space in the cellar, a very cavern-esque setting with exposed stone arch walls, the stage at one end and bar at the other. They also have a generous happy-hour with two cocktails for 10Euro, so the scene was nicely set.

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