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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Back Beat @ The Academy Bar, Birmingham UK

20th July: The Night of the White Shoes. Birmingham faces young & old, and a chance to say farewell to Alison Goby who's now living in Leeds

Various Artists - This Is Soul! (Rhino UK) CD

The first CD reissue of the legendary 1969 UK LP soul comp.

Jazz, Swedes and Trousers

Modding Scandinavian style at the 1st Sinful Swedish weekender in Gothenburg. Photos by visiting Anglo-Italian Claudia Elliott

Two from Biff Bang Pow

Two cd's from the record label Biff Bang Pow were sent our way. Richard Karström has listened to them. Read on.

1st Barcelona R&B Weekend, 8-9 July 2005

Catalan chaos captured by Jeff the Fish. Enjoy!