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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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From our vault
Some articles you might have overlooked

Graphically yours

Another bunch of flyers from around the world

Acid Jazz

Acid Jazz, or whatever you want to call it, is a true authentic descendant of the spirit of the early sixties. By Simon T. Mallett
[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

Out Like Flint : James Coburn 1928 - 2002

Richard Hutt mourns the passing of an icon.

Shotgun Wedding! Nagoya, Japan

On the 9th of June 2001, there was a mod "shotgun" wedding held in Nagoya, Japan. Congrats to Taku and Yuki from Uppers!
[Travel:Four wheels]

Uppers wave goodbye to L’Avvocato

Giovanni “Gianni” Agnelli passed away on the 24th of January 2003, aged 81. A dapper Mediterranean who was at the helm of FIAT for 30 years.