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Gloria Steinem – Pop Art Protests

Gloria Steinem – Pop Art Protests | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
As one of the leading American feminists since the early 1960s Gloria Steinem has had a long, varied and controversial career as a writer and political activist that has seen her employed as an ‘undercover’ Playboy bunny, lobby as a pro-abortion...
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Danny Lyon's Unseen Photos Of NYC Subway Riders In The '60s - Co.Design

Danny Lyon's Unseen Photos Of NYC Subway Riders In The '60s - Co.Design | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Legendary photographer Danny Lyon's photographs of commuters in the '60s are on view for the first time at a Brooklyn subway station.
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Northern Soul fans in a spin over sale of rare record - BBC News

Northern Soul fans in a spin over sale of rare record - BBC News | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Northern Soul collectors dig deep as the 'rarest record in the world', Darrell Banks' classic Open The Door To Your Heart, is auctioned online.
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Iron Butterfly Reforming With Ron Bushy, Mike Pinera and Doug Ingle, Jr. - VVN Music

Iron Butterfly Reforming With Ron Bushy, Mike Pinera and Doug Ingle, Jr. - VVN Music | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it

Iron Butterfly Reforming With Ron Bushy, Mike Pinera and Doug Ingle, Jr. 11:44 AM Iron Butterfly, Rock 1 comment.

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Stax/Volt to Issue Complete Singles Digitally for First Time

Stax/Volt to Issue Complete Singles Digitally for First Time | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Stax/Volt is issuing box sets of singles it released from 1968 to 1975 digitally for the first time.
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Dave Davies Blast Brother For Lying About Kinks Amp Sound

Dave Davies Blast Brother For Lying About Kinks Amp Sound | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it

Dave Davies has called out his brother Ray Davies, claiming that he has perpetuated a lie about the signature guitar sound about the Kinks classic "You Really Got Me."


Both of the brothers have laid claim to creating the fuzzy amp sound by cutting into the speaker cone, but Dave says only his side of the story holds any truth.

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Heavy Soul modzine returns with issue 26

Heavy Soul modzine returns with issue 26 | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Heavy Soul modzine returns with issue 26
The last issue of Heavy Soul of 2014 is out now, which happens to be issue 26.
It’s packed full of good stuff too.
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Never Out Of Style: Paul 'Smiler' Anderson discusses his excellent new book 'Mods: The New Religion' - Vanyaland

Never Out Of Style: Paul 'Smiler' Anderson discusses his excellent new book 'Mods: The New Religion' - Vanyaland | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
t’s been more than 50 years since mod culture got its start, but the hip scene known for sharp suits, Italian scooters, and soul music forever lives on among its worldwide devotees. Club organizer, DJ, and now author Paul “Smiler” Anderson is one of those mod disciples, and his new book, Mods: The New Religion: …
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Ice Cream Man Power Pop and More Radio Show #62

Ice Cream Man Power Pop and More Radio Show #62 | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
If you enjoy the show and want to help promote the new bands featured, please share the link on facebook, Twitter and any other social media sites.
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Paul Weller’s “Into Tomorrow” Book Now Available!

Paul Weller’s “Into Tomorrow” Book Now Available! | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Paul Weller’s second collaboration with Genesis Publications is a deluxe limited (2000 only) collectors coffee table book focusing on his solo years and the photography of Lawrence Watson. “Into Tomorrow” is available to order now.
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Remembering Ian McLagan, the Small Face With a Big Heart: RollingStone

Remembering Ian McLagan, the Small Face With a Big Heart: RollingStone | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
David Fricke remembers one of rock's most gifted session musicians, the Faces' Ian McLagan.
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R&B legend Otis Redding died in Lake Monona just days after recording ‘(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay’

R&B legend Otis Redding died in Lake Monona just days after recording ‘(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay’ | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Past band members, Madison locals reminisce on artist who defied racial barriers.
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Back to the future is Sameera's style - Blackpool Gazette

Back to the future is Sameera's style - Blackpool Gazette | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
The past is the future for one Lytham business woman who has just been recommended as one of the vintage businesses to watch in a national newspaper.
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Ice Cream Man Power Pop and More radio show #63

Ice Cream Man Power Pop and More radio show #63 | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
#63 The Small Faces - Grow Your Own  (Small Faces LP)The Small Faces - Afterglow (Ogdens Nut Gone Flake LP)The Small Faces - Come On Children (Small Faces LP)Peter And The Penguins - She Took Me By Surprise (How To Choose A Sweetheart LP)The Pixies...
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Weller's new album likely for Spring 2015 release

Weller's new album likely for Spring 2015 release | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Paul Weller's next R 'n B-flavoured album - his first since 2010 - will likely feature 12 new songs and will be released on Parlophone, the label which has an almost iconic status through its associations with The Beatles.
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Mexican Mods Helped to Reshape the Cartel-Ravaged City of Tijuana | VICE | United Kingdom

Mexican Mods Helped to Reshape the Cartel-Ravaged City of Tijuana | VICE | United Kingdom | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Tijuana's mod scene might be tiny, but that hasn't stopped them from throwing parties every month or raising their kids to keep on carrying the torch.
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Motown's Temptations, Four Tops visit Oval Office

Motown's Temptations, Four Tops visit Oval Office | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two legendary Motown groups "Ain't Too Proud to Beg" for a little VIP access at the White House. Actually, there probably was no begging in...
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Small Faces return to their East Ham roots in wake of band tragedy

Small Faces return to their East Ham roots in wake of band tragedy | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Keyboard player Jimmy Winston returns to the Ruskin Arms pub where he grew up and started the Small Faces. He tells the Recorder how it feels to be ‘bringing it all back home’
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Imported Lambretta scooter worth £7000 stolen from Bromley garage

Imported Lambretta scooter worth £7000 stolen from Bromley garage | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
Police need help tracking down a distinctive Lambretta scooter after it was swiped from a Crofton Park garage.
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The Who Gig Glasgow Nov 30th

The Who Gig Glasgow Nov 30th | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
A cracker of a gig by guys who did not quite die before they got old. Thank goodness as I would never have seen them perform live.
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First look: The Odyssey: A Northern Soul Time Capsule CD+DVD box set

First look: The Odyssey: A Northern Soul Time Capsule CD+DVD box set | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
First look: The Odyssey: A Northern Soul Time Capsule CD+DVD box set
Full details aren’t available for this, perhaps because the content isn’t quite finalised as yet.
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Coming soon: The Stateside Motown 7s – 7-inch vinyl box set

Coming soon: The Stateside Motown 7s – 7-inch vinyl box set | Mod Scene Weekly | Scoop.it
The Stateside Motown 7s – 7-inch vinyl box set
This is out next week, but you can order The Stateside Motown 7s box set right now if you want one.
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