Interviews

Solid Bond: An interview with Stone Foundation’s Neil Sheasby

by Modculture 8 February, 2017

Claire Mahoney speaks to Stone Foundation’s Neil Sheasby about working with Paul Weller at Black Barn on their new album Street Rituals. Continue Reading

A Year In Mod: The 20 most popular Modculture posts of 2016

by Modculture 4 January, 2017

The year has ended and a new one begun. But before we start 2017 proper, we thought it might be a good idea to look back at the past 12 months, courtesy of the 20 most popular posts on the Modculture site. Continue Reading

Interview: Gill Long of Cock of the Walk Tailors (part one)

by Modculture 21 September, 2016

The mod scene’s rising star of tailoring is Gill Long of Cock of the Walk Tailors. We caught up with Gill for an extensive interview covering everything from her training and skills through to the clothing she makes and why mods from all over the UK and beyond are knocking at her door. Part two of the interview can be read here. Continue Reading

Interview: Gill Long of Cock of the Walk Tailors (part two)

by Modculture 21 September, 2016

The second part of our interview with Gill Long of Cock of the Walk Tailors, talking everything tailoring and why a growing number of mods are seeking out her skills. If you missed it, part one of the interview is here. Continue Reading

Interview: Kieran McAleer talks Sneakers past and present

by Modculture 14 June, 2016

If you didn’t know, the legendary Sneakers club is back in London next month. We talked to Kieran McAleer about the night’s past and of course, its present. Continue Reading

Interview: Jim McCarthy talks the Living For Kicks and the Keith Moon graphic novels

by Modculture 6 May, 2016

Two new mod-related graphic novels will be on the shelves soon – Living For Kicks and Who Are You? The Life & Death of Keith Moon. We talk to the man behind both of them, Jim McCarthy. Continue Reading

1960s-style dresses: An interview with Melanie of Love Her Madly Boutique

by Modculture 20 April, 2016

It started off as one person making the occasional vintage-style dress for sale. But over time, Love Her Madly Boutique has become one of the leading lights in 1960s-dressmaking. We caught up with proprietor, designer and maker Melanie for a chat. Continue Reading

Interview: Daniele Savare talks Connection Knitwear and Clothing

by Modculture 5 November, 2015

Modculture talks to Daniele Savare about Connection Knitwear and Clothing, the super-stylish new mod label out of Italy. All images by Dominic Hinde. Continue Reading

Interview: Mark Baxter talks Tubby Hayes – A Man in a Hurry

by Modculture 23 October, 2015

Mark Baxter, in collaboration with Lee Cogswell, has delivered Tubby Hayes – A Man in a Hurry, a film that charts the life and times of perhaps Britain’s greatest jazz exponent. We talked about to Mark about the man, the documentary and the 60s jazz scene, along with Paul Weller and Martin Freeman’s involvement in the project. Continue Reading

Interview: Claire Mahoney talks to Rick Buckler

by Modculture 22 May, 2015

Claire Mahoney grabs a few words with The Jam’s drummer, as well as offering an insight into how newly-published autobiography. Continue Reading