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Farewell: Uppers Music Editor Bill Luther steps down


Various Artists - The In Kraut Volume Three CD (Marina Records)

The third installment of the excellent 60's/70's Teutonic music series "The In Kraut" arrives!

Various Artists - In the Naked City (Kent CDKEND 299)

"There are eight million stories in the naked city". Bob Rockchild has listened to a compilation of soulful urban dwellers

The Five Aces - Shout & Shimmy (Saagaloo Records)

Harmonica, Hammond, recorded on reel to reel, a cover of “I’m Gonna Do It By Myself”. Some of the details about this record that should spark an interest and make any fan of proper music curious. Read on!

-Fairytales Can Come True
-British Blue Eyed Soul 1966-1969

A slew of new CD compilations of British 60's sounds
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Paul Flynn @ Shake!, London England, 4 August 2006

Meanwhile in Bethnal Green...
[Travel:Two wheels]

Mods Mayday Tokyo

In our quest to reflect the mod scene(s) all over the world, we are proud to present some pics from the Mods Mayday scooter rally in Tokyo

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.

A Monaural Wall of Christmas

According to our own girl group connoisseur Jesper Kern there is one album you simply must give away and also buy for yourself, as it's an essential listen during the festive season

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.