Tag: March of the Mods

Paul ‘Smiler’ Anderson – ‘Mods – The New Religion’

You’ve been on ‘The Scene’ a long time, but for those who don’t know, how did you get involved in ‘Mod’ and what’s been your involvement over the years? I became involved in the Mod scene around September 1979 after watching it evolve from a far. At first the entry point was through the revival…




Charity Ball In Aid of Teenage Cancer Trust 2014

CHARITY BALL 2014 FRIDAY 27 JUNE 2014 Adelphi Hotel Liverpool In 2013 the Charity Ball at the Britannia Adelphi Hotel, Liverpool together with the “March of the Mods” events held around the UK raised a total of over £25,000 which was doubled to £50,000 by Barclays. The charity ball event is arranged by Barclays staff…




Paul Dixon ‘The Real Dixie, The Music, ‘Svengali’ and ‘The Scene’.

Tell us a little about yourself personally and creatively? Well I grew up in the sixties, as I child I was forced to go to church and wear a suit! Which explains why I never wear one not even to get married ! That was a laugh Me, Michelle (bride), Gary Wood (The Scene) and…




Eddie Piller ‘The Man, The DJ & Acid Jazz Records’

Tell us a little about yourself personally and creatively? Well, it’s not often I get asked to explain myself but I will do my best! I have run a record label for the last 25 years – in fact we have just celebrated our anniversary! The label is called Acid Jazz and it’s my 4th…




Terry Shaughnessy & The Universal (Supporters of #MOTMs)

  How hard is it to get people to listen to your bands music and do you feel let down by todays music industry? It’s very hard to get people to listen to The Universal’s music, especially as it’s guitar driven music. As daft as that sounds, in the mainstream, there’s not much call for…




MOTM At #ModStuff Paisley

Its Saturday lunch time, Annette and I jump on the scoots and head for The Bungalow Bar for Paisleys first ‘ride out’. We turn into Shuttle Street , 12 scoots waiting , not bad I thought, its only 12 ride out not till 1pm. Inside the Bungalow things are going nicely , first band ,…





Epic Studios & MOTM

How long has Epic Studios been going? Epic Studios was reborn in its current guise on May 4th 2012. In a previous life it was a TV studio for Anglia and then run by the council as a recording studio and digital hub. The facility was struggling in the light of the economic climate before…




MOTM Hartlepool Launch Party 22nd September 2013

John Rogers from The Hartlepool MOTM Committee had this to say about their event last weekend “We had a really successful launch party which started of with a sponsored March of the Mods march from Hartlepool Marina to Seaton Carew raising around £1558 for TCT. Most of this money is still to be collected off the…




MOTM DVD Cover Design

Who has an artistic flare? Who has a creative imagination? Who can come up with a cover design? Who would like to see their design on our March of the Mods DVD Cases? Please submit all entries by 1st November 2013 to info@marchofthemods.com