mod in the 60's never quite let go!
Top 5 tunes at the moment:
showstopper "aint nuthin but a party" Curtis mayfield "move on up" Jackie Wilson "Higher and Higher" Little Richard"I dont wanna discuss it" Smoket Robinson"going to A go-go"
Vespa, Lambretta or other?
had several Lambrettas none at present
My point was that In my area ,(Kettering) my mates morphed from being Mods/skins/suedes/smoothies in to N.Soulies.this is my experience not the BBC's point of view.
Apologies for not making this clear.
It was never quite that cut and dried Mods that liked being Mod stayed Mod/skin/suedes…"
Scotland have the moral victory anyhow,thats for sure,crap decision by Joubert,he wonr be welcome in Scotland any more thats for sure!!
all the best to you all"
where did you get your Gloverall reefer? I had one as 14yr old schoolkid (along with a Donovan style corduroy cap!)
(ps especial commiserations to Scotland,that was cruel and undeserved defeat!)"
hope all is well?
just noticed there is a Northern Soul night at the Cellar Bar Cardigan 19th Septemebr, unfortunately we will be in Greece so will miss it (yet again!)
all the best
I was a scruffy Mod in the late 1960's/early 70's.Wew didnt all have or could afford fishtail Parkas and some of us wore US field jackets which were more practical (less flappy) in many ways. We also wore 3/4 Macs when we went out on a Satur…"
all the best
Tune Up and Tally Ho especially good tracks!!"