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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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[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

Soul Function

Even though it's pretty much "vinyl only!" when it comes to northern soul - apart from the occasional styrene - the modern day technology is embraced as far as films go. Yes, it's DVD. Fits neatly in you hold all. Lars Schröder tells you more.
[Culture:Books & Magazines]

Chynna Interview - Part One

Comic artist and writer Chynna Clugston-Major first gained recognition for her high school set 'Blue Monday' series, followed up with 'Scooter Girl' - Helen Barrel interviews her about mod, music, stereotypes and 'Chasing Amy'

Hip Hotels - Part IV: Aman

On exotic getaways, Fred forgets the rest of the world and its pressures, but remembers to transmit the escape route back to us. Thank you, Mr. Ekander!
[Culture:Art & Design]

Tangerine POP Browser

Those groovy people at Tangerine POP Design have come up with a rather nice thing for all you people who would like to surf in style. No, I'm not talking about some new line in colourful swimming trunks...

Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames - Sweet Things LP

In a continuing series of tributes to LPs Uppers music editor Bill Luther pays homage to the 40 year old album by his fave British performer.