Mod today means many things to many people. To those of us in the Uppers organization, it amounts to a striving for the best - in fashion, in music, in life - in everything. That's what we like, that's what we write about - and that's what you'll find on this site.


The Q release debut ep

“Issues” is the debut EP from The Q, a mod revival band from Gloucestershire UK.

Spotlight on The Perceptions

A long harboured dream comes true for ex-JTQ members. Read on!

Trummor & Orgel feat Magnus Carlson - Somebody stole my thunder

Brand new, good for you! Investigate!

Die Profis: Neue Sensationen und alte Geheimnisse CD

Die Profis came from Düsseldorf and released an album back in 1982. Now it's finally available on cd. Read on.

Various Artists - The Godfather's R&B (BGP)

Mike Travis checks out the early production work of James Brown
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Hipshaker weekend @ IOW 2003

During 22-24 August the Hipshaker Weekend of 2003 @ Isle of Wight was held. Between his dj sets, Dave Clark took these pictures.

Sam Paglia And The B-Movie Heroes

Nancy Yahiro gives us the inside skinny on Sam Paglia. An exclusive interview for Uppers!

Adventures in Spain

An eye witness report from events in Spain. By Michael Robinson

Various Artists - SoulShaker vol. 3 (Record Kicks RKX017)

La créme de la créme of modern grooves says the liner notes. Is it really? You bet your sweet behind it is says Richard Karström. Read on.
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Mods & Scooters

How did the story begin? What look was the coolest? You will see here that the mod scooters during the 60's weren't just spots and mirrors