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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California is cookin'

It’s 1999. Do you know where your Soul Clubs are?

Various Artists - Impressed With Gilles Peterson (Universal Jazz 0647492)

The UK jazz scene of the sixties, compiled by Gilles Peterson. Here's the verdict from Dean Rudland.

On the Real Side Soul Club, Gothenburg Sweden, 4 October 2003

Butch came over from the UK to spin his rare records. Soulful snapshots by Johanna Ericson

Begoña & Sergio @ The Hideaway R&B Club, Manchester, U.K. April 30, 2005

S.M.A.R.T. (Soul Mod And Rythm Time) DJ's Begoña & Sergio from Madrid, Spain guest at the turntables at the Hideaway.

The 60's on the Catwalk: 2003

The fashion designers are at it again, plundering the past. Helen Barrell examines the evidence and finds that it's not all bad news.