Generation Mod; a selection of tunes by modernists.
1. Samuel S. Parkes - Let Me Go
Motown legend, Martha Reeves, called Samuel S. Parkes "the genuine spirit of Northern Soul."
2. Dave's Doors Of Perception – Falling
South London garage-psych at its finest...and loudest....and scariest.
3. The Mads – What I Need.
Italy's original mod revivalists, at the top of their game.
4.Men Of North Country – They Don't Know.
From Tel Aviv, MONC have two albums on Acid Jazz Records; this track is from the second, This City.
5. Private Jones – I Got By In Time.
Recognise this track? Private Jones reinvents Weller.....but better.
6. French Boutik - Mieux Comme Ca
The four coolest people in Paris, French Boutik have several releases...all brilliant.
7. Dogtooth – Get In Get Out
Dogtooth are John on lead guitar and vocals age 13, Craig on Bass age 14, and Robert on drums and backing vocals, who has just turned 16 years old.....what were you doing at their age?
8. The Get Go – Nutbush City Limits.
Dirty rock slags, The Get Go, turn their attentions to this Ike and Tina Turner classic. Play loud!
9.Aunt Nelly - So Sad
Aunt Nelly take their names from the funeral scene in The Italian Job.
10.New Street Adventure – Be Somebody.
This modern Northern Soul outfit blend London street smarts with stylish grooves....skill!
11. Smashing Time – Don't Try SO Hard.
Party swingers Smashing Time have a good time, all of the time.
12. Andy Lewis – The Best Of Days.
Writes songs, produces bands, remixes records, DJs a bit ...and plays bass for Paul Weller.
13.Soldiers Of Soul – Raw.
The bass player from Corduroy sneaking one of his tracks onto this compilation.
14. The Moons – Everyday Heroes.
Another of Paul Weller's band members, Andy Crofts fronts this band; a single originally released on Acid Jazz Records.
VARIOS LP Generation Mod (Neo-Mod-Compilation)
Label: Well Suspect Records – SUSSLP04
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Compilation, Stereo
Country: UK & Europe
Released: 29 Apr 2016