- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Hombres, The Kingsmen, James Booker, Chris Farlowe, The Kinks and more.
ODDS & SODS FOR MODS is a mixture of classic songs & tunes from an era when the amount of quality bands & musical styles were phenomomal,including Motown/Northern Soul & Britbeat.Its a 62minute mix for all ages to enjoy even though many of us never experienced the whole culture.Mod(from modernist) is a subculture that originated in London,England,in the late 1950s & peaked in the early-to-mid 60s.
Significant elements of the mod subculture include fashion,music,including African American soul,Jamaican ska,British beat music & R&B & motor scooters.The original mod scene was also associated with amphetamine-fuelled all-night dancing at clubs.From the mid-to-late 1960s &onwards,the mass media often used the term mod in a wider sense to describe anything that was believed to be popular, fashionable or modern.You might also enjoy https://www.mixcloud.com/JAZZAMATAZZ/more-odds-sods-for-mods-classic-rbbeatpoppsychedeliarocksoul-ska-for-movers-shakers/