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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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Maximum Rhythm and Blue : The Allnighter From Blue Note (Blue Note)

Julian Lawton searches for Dinah Washington via Dean Rudland's new Blue Note compilation.
[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

Hidden gems from the past: Italian spy-movies of the '60s

You may have heard the soundtracks, now get ready for the technicolor extravaganza of sixties Italy. By Luciano Panella.
[Culture:Art & Design]

Alessi is More - design Italian style.

Jules Olivier guides you through the history and designs of one of Italy's most productive design companies - from the kitchen to the bathroom.

Isle of Wight 2004

The August Bank Holiday at Isle of Wight is a classic event for scooterists. The Hipshaker crew invited some guest dj's and made sure everyone was dancing as well. Pics by Dave Clark

Snap! mod club, Stockholm Sweden 7 April 2000

Some groovy people on the dance floor and on stage at Stockholm mod club Snap!