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About this product Product Information Welcome to the world of the sharp-suited 'faces'. The Italianistas. The scooter-riding, all-night-dancing instigators of what became, from its myriad sources, a very British phemen. Mod began life as the quintessential working-class movement of a newly affluent nation - a uniquely British amalgam of American music and European fashions that mixed modern jazz with modernist design in an attempt to escape the drab conformity, sbbery and prudery of life in s Britain.
But what started as a popular cult became a mainstream culture, and a style became a revolution. In Mod, Richard Weight tells the story of Britain's biggest and most influential youth cult.
Mod: From Bebop to Britpop, Britain's Biggest Youth Movement by Richard Weight (Paperback, 2015)
He charts the origins of Mod in the Soho jazz scene of the s, set to the cool sounds of Charlie Parker and Miles Davis. But Mod did t end in the s. Label Mod! Library Locations Map Details. Paddington Library Borrow it.
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