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"Disgrace" by Barbara Hulanicki - A 'Swinging London' Novel

"Disgrace" by Barbara Hulanicki - A 'Swinging London' Novel | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Before I start discussing the book, I just want to say that in the past few weeks, I have been forced to take a temporary hiatus from blogging.
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The Kinks get second 50th anniversary box set, featuring 25 unreleased songs

The Kinks get second 50th anniversary box set, featuring 25 unreleased songs | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
The Anthology 1964-1971 is billed as "the most comprehensive collection of The Kinks seminal 1960s and early 1970s Pye label recordings ever released."
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Northern Soul all-nighter in Blackburn to celebrate new film - Blackburn Citizen

Northern Soul all-nighter in Blackburn to celebrate new film - Blackburn Citizen | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Northern Soul all-nighter in Blackburn to celebrate new film
Blackburn Citizen
A SPECIAL Northern Soul all-nighter will be held in Blackburn next weekend to celebrate the launch of a new film about the movement.
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Goodwood revival

Goodwood revival | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
davidglen has added a photo to the pool: Goodwood Revival Phil Daniels was at the Goodwood Revival on Friday to lead a parade of scooters around the famous racing circuit, marking 50 years since the mods and rockers rivalry reached its climax with...
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We built an empire and then lost it all, but we have never been so happy - Belfast Telegraph

We built an empire and then lost it all, but we have never been so happy - Belfast Telegraph | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Belfast Telegraph We built an empire and then lost it all, but we have never been so happy Belfast Telegraph Once one of the most glamorous couples among Belfast's movers and shakers, they now lead a very private life, choosing to focus on their...
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Action Packed by The Action to get a limited edition vinyl issue

Action Packed by The Action to get a limited edition vinyl issue | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Action Packed by The Action to get a limited edition vinyl issue
Big thanks to Mark Colley, who happened to be stumble on a listing for a limited edition vinyl issue of The Action’s Action Packed album.
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Tributes to soul night dad - Blackpool Gazette

Tributes to soul night dad - Blackpool Gazette | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it

The daughter of a man who collapsed and died while dancing at Blackpool Tower today paid tribute to him, saying: “He died doing what he loved”.

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The Wicked Whispers (Newbreed)

The Wicked Whispers (Newbreed) | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Newbreed4Band Members: Mike  Murphy (Vocals/Guitars) Toby Virgo (Bass/Backing Vocals) Steven Penn (Organist) Andy Smith (Guitars) Nathan Sayer (Drums) Discography: 2011 – EP ‘The Dark Delights of the Wicked...
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MODtreal 2014 - A Retrospective - Parka Avenue

MODtreal 2014 - A Retrospective - Parka Avenue | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
I want to let you in on a little secret. I'm a selfish bastard. One of the reasons why I decided to throw myself in the perilous and time consuming adventure of organizing a Mod Weekender was so that I could have one to attend.
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Jaguars Scooter Club rolls into its thirties with style - Calgary Herald

Jaguars Scooter Club rolls into its thirties with style - Calgary Herald | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
The Jaguars club was started in 1984 by three Calgary friends, all formerly of the U.K., who sought a community of like-minded vintage Vespa- and Lambretta-riders...
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CROSSFIRE ALLNIGHTER IS BACK!

CROSSFIRE ALLNIGHTER IS BACK! | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
This hotly anticipated club night that started life back in 2001 bringing together all the different elements of the London 60s music scene for a big night of pure vintage underground partying.
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How to dance to northern soul - The Guardian

How to dance to northern soul - The Guardian | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
The Guardian How to dance to northern soul The Guardian “How about,” I say to my northern soul dance instructor, Sharon Sullivan, “I miss out the tricky shuffle part of this dance step you're trying to show me and just slide my foot along the floor...
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Singer Mary Wilson takes fresh approach to classics of Motown

Singer Mary Wilson takes fresh approach to classics of Motown | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
A pioneer of the Motown sound and image, Mary Wilson recalls the social divides that her music helped bridge in concerts decades ago — a time when stylish black female vocalists didn’t yet occupy the mainstream spotlight. “Many of the audiences outside Detroit were segregated,” said Wilson, a founding member of the Supremes (Baby Love, You Can’t Hurry Love). “You would go to these shows in the South — blacks on one side, whites on the other.” Then the women began to sing.
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Mod Weekend will be a far from Secret Affair

Mod Weekend will be a far from Secret Affair | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Now is the time for action – Secret Affair are revving up their Lambrettas and ironing their Ben Sherman shirts ahead of this month’s Ribble Valley Mod and Soul Weekender.
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a new generation

a new generation | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Explore daddycraw's photos on Flickr. daddycraw has uploaded 407 photos to Flickr.
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From the Vaults: Modcast #127 I've Got A Feeling

From the Vaults: Modcast #127 I've Got A Feeling | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Once more into the vault my friends, once more into the vault. Step back in time, to a time when the modcast was young and fresh. Take a giant step outside your current listening constraints and journey with me all the way back to the spring of 2009.
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Northern Soul Girl Dancing 14

Northern Soul Girl Dancing to a girly tune. https://www.facebook.com/northernsoulgirldancing?ref=hl https://twitter.com/LevannaMclean http://instagram.com/ifthisislev Young Soul Girl loves...
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Brighton Mod Weekend 2014

Brighton Mod Weekend 2014 | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Dominic Hinde Photo has added a photo to the pool:
You can see my video here : www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYJhMDrKVuI
© Dominic Hinde
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Sawdust Caesars by Tony Beesley (Days Like Tomorrow)

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Sawdust Caesars – Original Mod Voices by Tony Beesley
Well  it seems Mod books are like buses…you wait for one to come along and then two come at once. Hot on the heels of my own tome about the 1960s Mods comes Tony Beesley’s Sawdust Caesars.
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Record Reviews – Sept 2014 (Part 1)

Record Reviews – Sept 2014 (Part 1) | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Big Boss Man
Last Man On Earth – Album
It’s been four years since we last saw a new release from Big Boss Man (BBM). Happily, it was well worth the wait.
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Brighton Mod Weekend 2014

Brighton Mod Weekend 2014 | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Dominic Hinde Photo has added a photo to the pool:
You can see my video here : www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYJhMDrKVuI
© Dominic Hinde
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Houston gets its own groovy 1960s festival: Vintage Market to take everyone ... - CultureMap Houston

Houston gets its own groovy 1960s festival: Vintage Market to take everyone ... - CultureMap Houston | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Houston Vintage 2014. The Houston Vintage 2014 theme is all about the mod 60s. Photo Courtesy Houston Vintage.
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Amen

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AMEN CORNER-High In The Sky/Run, Run, Run U.S. Deram 45-7521 1968
Today's topic was Cardiff, Wales favorite sons Amen Corner's fourth U.S. 45 release issued in October 1968 . It was released previously in July in the U.K.
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Paul Weller plans Motown record - TV3 Xposé Entertainment

Paul Weller plans Motown record - TV3 Xposé Entertainment | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Paul Weller is recording a Motown album.
The 'Going Underground' hitmaker is currently in the studio working on the follow-up to 2012's 'Sonik Kicks' and says the record - which will be released in March or April next year - has a very different sound.
He admitted: ''It's a bit more kind of R&B -- maybe I'm talking about old R&B.
''[More Motown], something like The Four Tops or...
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Oh You Pretty Things: The Story of Music and Fashion, 1. Tribes

Oh You Pretty Things: The Story of Music and Fashion, 1. Tribes | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
The '60s saw the Small Faces, Cilla Black, the Beatles and the Stones all embrace fashion.
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InCrowd Spring Run.....Sept 2014

InCrowd Spring Run.....Sept 2014 | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
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Benkirane Nabil's comment, September 21, 6:15 AM
nice