Music (285)

Its A Miracle....

I was in the Dollar store yesterday and they had on the radio to the local station FM104, and I about fell thru the floor when I heard them play Desmond Dekker- Israelites, The Wailers-Simmer down and Lee Dorsey- Ride Your Pony. All 3 in a row. They

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2 Replies · Reply by Duane MP Apr 5, 2016

Female garage bands of the 60s

A while ago I was researching garage bands of the 60s and I've seen that the female bands out numbered the male bands. Especially over in Europe. the northern areas like Denmark, Sweeden and Finland had a lot. One I took a liking to was a band called

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9 Replies · Reply by Kai Apr 8, 2016

RIP Sir George Martin, CBE

Although not Mod-related, but nonetheless a well-deserved mention.

Sir George Martin, CBE who arguably helped produce some of the best British music and comedy over the last 50 - 60 years and will be fondly remembered by yours truly. Your techniques a

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3 Replies · Reply by Alan S Mar 12, 2016

Pirate Radio...?

Hi there,From what I gather, the pirate radio stations in the 60's would have been a mixed blessing for the mod culture in the 60's: On the one hand, they would have catered for mods basic demand to add a fair dash of colour to their lives, but on th

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3 Replies · Reply by Kai Jan 13, 2016

RIP Stevie Wright

This morning, Australians everywhere are mourning the loss of Aussie music legend Stevie Wright of the Easybeats.


Hailing from the UK as a young migrant - along with his fellow band mates including George Young (Angus and Malcolm of AC/DC's brother) -

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2 Replies · Reply by Ian Turner Jan 8, 2016
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