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[19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 2,211 views]
Stone Roses Reunite, Tickets Go On Sale Friday

The music news continues this week with the news that scooter culture favorites, The Stone Roses have done what many (including the band) said would never happen – they’ve reformed as the original line-up. Tickets for their debut gig in Manchester go on sale Friday.

Scooter Culture

[19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 3,190 views]
British Mod Revival Documentary

Sure it’s recorded off-screen but if you’re a fan of Mod and scooter culture, it’s easy to forgive picture quality to get an opportunity to digest a nice overview of the late Seventies, early Eighties mod revival in the UK.

Scooter Culture

[18 Oct 2010 | One Comment | 1,480 views]
To Bling or not to Bling?

When I started looking for my first scooter, I was drawn to the look of the vintage scooters of the 1960′s. I loved the scooters from the Quadrophenia era, the accessories that these Mod’s added to their scoots to make them have the personal touch, that set them apart from their peers.

Scooter Culture

[8 Sep 2009 | No Comment | 2,381 views]
British journalist celebrates Quadrophenia’s 30th

Telegraph journalist Adrian Bridge takes a step down memory lane, taking his modern-day Vespa on the London to Brighton run made famous by the 1979 scooter culture movie, Quadrophenia on its 30th anniversary.

Scooter Culture

[2 Sep 2009 | No Comment | 724 views]
Roger Daltrey playing NYC in November

Modfather and DNA parent to all scooterists, Roger Daltrey is currently warming up for his solo tour, the aptly named “Use It or Lose It” tour hitting NYC at the Times Square Nokia Theater on November 20th.

Scooter Culture

[1 Sep 2009 | No Comment | 1,686 views]
Subway Soul’s new venue, new dates

NYCScootering.com’s favorite Mod, 60s, Northern Soul, Motown and Go-Go Grooves dance night is kicking back up again after a short hiatus.

Scooter Culture

[31 Aug 2009 | No Comment | 811 views]
NYC Mod Weekender coming soon

Hot on the heels of the very successful sweaty, crowded Brooklyn Soul Festival, co-organizers Subway Soul have announced in partnership with Smashed! Blocked!, The Itchycoo New York Mod Weekender.

Headline, Scooter Culture

[20 Aug 2009 | No Comment | 20,470 views]
NYC Scootering Lust: Adidas Vespa Originals

Adidas expands its Vespa partnership into outerwear and Women’s footwear for its Fall 2009 collection. Click on inside to see some of the collection and learn more.

Restoration And Maintenance

[17 Jun 2009 | No Comment | 1,847 views]
Stripes for safety, stripes for style

Following last week’s pod mod, it’s time for mod number two – adding some “go faster stripes” to my new scoot.