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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Il Cove soul night, Bologna Italy, November 2003

If there's a soul night in reach our Nancy attends. Here's some pics she took on her latest nocturnal adventure

Club Au-Go-Go 2002

Snapshots from Los Angeles' monthly shindig Club Au-Go-Go. By Leenda Karina.
[Culture:Art & Design]

Girls, Dresses, Dreams: Gemma Jones, pop artist

The artwork of Australian pop artist Gemma Jones caught our eye so we sent Pip Christmass to do an interview
[Travel:Two wheels]

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

Justice? What justice?

Mods were legislated against, beaten, arrested, imprisoned, insulted and all by the forces of "law and order", the judges, police, magistrates, the churches, media, and the politicians. By Jamie Rave.