Looking Good: Mod Club Classics / Various [Import]
(United Kingdom - Import, 2PC)
(2-LP set) Weejun loafers, a capital E on the tab on your Levi's jacket, three button midnight blue mohair suit with covered buttons and trousers cut narrow, a selvedge edge on your jeans, Converse low-tops, hair cropped, or French combed. Mod is the most enduring of U.K. youth cultures - reviving itself every couple of years from it's '60s hey-day, through '70s and '80s revivals on through to it's influence on both acid jazz and Brit Pop. This 20 track album holds the sound of the ultimate in mod clubs as viewed through the eyes of BGP. Features James Carr, Danny White, Sugar Pie de Santo, Mose Allison, B.B. King, Ike & Tina Turner, Junior Wells, Mongo Santamaria Orchestra, Young Holt Trio, Mary Love, Billy Hawks, Lowell Fulson, George Stone and others.