Sawdust Caesars: original Mod Voices & Mojo Talkin' - Under the Influence of Mod
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SAWDUST CAESARS: ORIGINAL MOD VOICES (Tony Beesley) 450 page HARDBACK BOOK
MOJO TALKIN' - UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF MOD (Tony Beesley) 514 page HARDBACK BOOK
Both copies are AUTHOR SIGNED EDITIONS
Brand new copies which may have VERY SLIGHT STORAGE/TRANSIT WEAR (Bumped spine edges and some slight looseness at preface page on Sawdust Caesars)
Critically acclaimed by Mod culture site, Scootering, The Blues magazine, Vive Le Rock, Classic Scooterist, My Kind of Town, Street Sounds, Soul Source, Mod Generation and Heavy Soul and a 5 star review in Shindig , 'Sawdust Caesars' has been termed the 'best book on Modernism so far' and enthusiastically and positively received from readers worldwide.
450 pages that cover the journey of Mod from late 50's inception to the present day of 2014
100's of RARE photos from the 60's through the 70's Mod revival and beyond
"In the straight-talking razor-sharp style of Mods on their own terms, here is a fresh and vital piece to the ever-evolving Mod jigsaw. Featuring name Faces and devotees from Mod’s inception to the present day, the music, culture and changing fashions are complemented with scores of exclusive photos from the original Mod era and beyond.
Includes contributions from acclaimed Mod author Paul Anderson, Irish Jack (the man Pete Townshend based 'Quadrophenia's Jimmy character on), Robert Lee (Mod's Mayday album cover) along with a selection of original sixties Mods and 70's revival Mods (including members of The Chords, Secret Affair, Purple Hearts, Back to Zero etc.).
Complementing the critically acclaimed ‘Sawdust Caesars: Original Mod Voices’ , here is a new and refreshing insight into the history of Mod
With a core theme that documents Mod’s influence across a myriad of mediums, many of which have not been explored previously, this is a captivating and compelling study of the most relevant and influential youth-led phenomenon since the dawn of popular culture.
Stylish, precise, intensely researched and as fast-paced, diverse and visual as the subject matter itself, ‘Mojo Talkin’ is the authentic voice of Mod evolving across the decades.
Critically acclaimed by Shindig magazine, Scootering , Vive Le Rock , Heavy Soul fanzine and readers worldwide.
Includes input from members of Stone Foundation, The Jolt , Makin' Time , The Moment, Deep Six and mods worldwide; complemented with 100s of rare and unsign photos.
Books will be posted out in two seperate packages due to their heavy weight.
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