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Yves Saint Laurent: A Day At Sea


Yves Saint Laurent enjoying a day at sea probably in the coast of Morocco in 1966.
Photo: WWD

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Marco On The Bass: Rare Live Footage of The Beat From The Capitol Theatre In September 1980


Over the past two years, the wonderfully amazing Music Vault has been remastering more than 13,000 concert videos, which they are now posting up on YouTube. The footage spans the last five decades and features performances by a wide array of legendary artists.


See on marcoonthebass.blogspot.co.uk

JULY PLAYLIST


1.  Yusef Lateef – “Psychicemotus” (1965)Most hipsters were still a couple of years away from psyching everything in sight but by 1965 saxophonist and flautist Lateef had been expanding minds for years with his Eastern infused jazz.

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Bristol Mod Scooter Club


MG/BS4 has added a photo to the pool:
Weston Super Mare Scooter Rally 2014

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A Mod-ern fundraiser - expressandstar.com


It was part of a fun day held in Cannock for Sands - the stillbirth and neonatal death charity.

Bike riders from across the region joined in the festivities by taking part in an eight-mile round trip from Bridgtown Social Club, in Walsall Road following a route to Penkridge and back.


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On the road again — Jim’s Lambretta takes him right back to 1959 - The Courier


On the road again — Jim’s Lambretta takes him right back to 1959 The Courier As a 22-year-old electrical engineer in his native South Shields, Jim became the envy of his pals in March 1959 when he picked up a brand new Lambretta scooter that would…

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Rovers Scooter Club Celebrates 10 Years - Detroit Metro Times (blog)

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DJ Grover from Cincinnati will be spinning northern soul, reggae, and ska, according to club member Michael Palazzola.
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WHY YOU SHOULD LISTEN TO… NORTHERN SOUL | LG Blog



“A genre built on failures” is as good a way as any to describe it. What came to be called ‘Northern soul’ came, fundamentally, from literally

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Hunt on for old mods and Lambrettas


Back in the late 1960s, 277a Melton Road, Leicester, was home to P J Oakley Ltd, purveyors of tuning goodies for Lambretta riders, not just in Leicester, but throughout the UK,” writes Pete Davies, of Blaby.

"The man behind the shop, Peter Oakley, unfortunately passed away recently and I am keen to keep alive the legacy of what he did for Lambretta riders.


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Northern Soul : Living for the Weekend BBC Documentary 2014

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Northern Soul : Living for the Weekend BBC Documentary 2014 The northern soul phenomenon was the most exciting underground British club movement of the 1970s. At its highpoint, thousands…
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Vinyl Cave: Land of 1000 Dances

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For a certain type of collector, vintage record label stock advertising sleeves can inspire a search for albums it can take years to locate.
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