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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 "The In Crowd" to the "Happy People"

Spanning 40 years, Simon Mallett traces the evolution and rise of club culture.
[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

Out Like Flint : James Coburn 1928 - 2002

Richard Hutt mourns the passing of an icon.

Shoes for Girls

Vintage clothing eh? So what about shoes then? According to Helen Barrell, wearing someone else's old shoes isn't really healthy, so she offers a guide to High Street mod shoe shopping for girls.

NUTs rally, Clacton-on-Sea May 31 - June 2 2002

During the whitsun bank holiday/golden jubilee weekend New Untouchables arranged a rally in a charming English seaside town. Niamh Lynch brought her camera to the festivities.
[Culture:Movies, tv, radio]

Wallace & Gromit in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

At last! It's what we've all been waiting for. The first full length film from our cheese loving heroes! Paul Parker reports.