Mod today means many things to many people. To those of us in the Uppers organization, it amounts to a striving for the best - in fashion, in music, in life - in everything. That's what we like, that's what we write about - and that's what you'll find on this site.


The Q release debut ep

“Issues” is the debut EP from The Q, a mod revival band from Gloucestershire UK.

Spotlight on The Perceptions

A long harboured dream comes true for ex-JTQ members. Read on!

Trummor & Orgel feat Magnus Carlson - Somebody stole my thunder

Brand new, good for you! Investigate!

Die Profis: Neue Sensationen und alte Geheimnisse CD

Die Profis came from Düsseldorf and released an album back in 1982. Now it's finally available on cd. Read on.

Various Artists - The Godfather's R&B (BGP)

Mike Travis checks out the early production work of James Brown
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Wood Suspension - Monday EP (HiCulture)

The best thing from Osaka since cinnamon rolls, Wood Suspension bakes in samba rhythms and funky jazz into their sweet nurturing Spy Rock doe. Uppers digs the finished pastry.

Style and the (Older) Man

Have you got a burgeoning beer belly poking from a tight turtleneck? Or have you had a mid-life discovery of hip-hop, accompanied by the adoption of questionable sporting apparel? Then you need to read this. Hey, lets face it: you probably need to anyway.

Small Faces - Grow Your Own

If there ever was a pure mod band it must have been The Small Faces. Their songs with that fantastic energetic musical mix of R'n'B and Soul and their excellent taste in clothes, set mod crowds in ecstasy at their live shows all across England

JACKIE EDWARDS - I Feel So Bad (Castle CD)

The first CD retrospective of the Jamaican singer's 60's Island records sides.

Damien Lapeyre @ Euro Ye Ye 2004, Gijon Spain

Our good friend Damien from La Rochelle did some dj'ing at Euro Ye Ye. Here's his playlists. Enjoy!