Essential Reading

If you’re going to read one book on ‘Mod’, make it this one. As Mark Raison of modculture.co.uk points out, Richard Weight’s ‘MOD: From Bebop To Britpop, Britain’s Biggest Youth Movement’ is “an ambitious project rather than… another embarrassing ‘This is a Lambretta’… book”. More than that, it’s a history of post-war British culture that’s bursting with context and analysis.

From bebop to britpop

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