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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…

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2 Replies · Reply by MPMoD 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…

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10 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.…

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5 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…

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4 Replies · Reply by Kai Jan 13, 2016

Albums of 2015

Its that time of year. What are the albums that have caught your ears this year. I know may like me, will have the Jam Fire and Skill box. However I've gone for three perhaps more off the wall choices. Or maybe the're not, you tell me. New in…

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13 Replies · Reply by Kai Dec 7, 2015

P P Arnold.

Some of you may remember my posting about a gig she did at The 100 club last Dec and how good it was. Well Pat is doing a gig with The Small Fakers at Ryde Iow on The 30th Aug. So hopefully some of you will be able to make that though i'll pass…

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4 Replies · Reply by Chris Cameron Jun 14, 2015
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