Ten Great Mod Revival Bands You Should Know

In my previous post ‘Six songs that inspired the Mod revival’  I looked at bands from the 60’s that influenced the Mod revival, let’s take a closer look at the bands that were part of the powerful Mod scene from 1979.

The late 1970s Mod revival combined musical and cultural elements of the 1970’s pub rock, punk rock and new wave music genres and had influences from the 1960s Mod and beat music bands such as The Who, Small Faces and The Kinks. Continue reading

“Solo: Some were great but others not so much”

It is rare for bands to stay together for a long time. One of  Two things will usually happen, the first is that the band simply start disliking the arrangement and want to try new things or the record companies get nervous if album sales drop. Either of these can lead to a temporary or permanent split. Continue reading