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Greatest Ever Mod Box set


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Greatest Ever Mod + What Made Mods + Get On The Right Track: Mod R&B, Jazz And Ska
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  • Audio CD (5 May 2014)
  • Number of Discs: 3
  • Format: Box set
  • Label: Greatest Ever Mod
  • ASIN: B00IN3O052
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,512 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Disc: 1
1. All Or Nothing - Small Faces
2. Good Morning Girl - David Bowie
3. For Your Love - The Yardbirds
4. Have Love Will Travel - The Sonics
5. We Gotta Get Out Of This Place - The Animals
6. Gimme Some Lovin' - The Spencer Davis Group
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Disc: 2
1. Nothing But A Heartache - The Flirtations
2. The Night - Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
3. Beggin' - Timebox
4. Cool Jerk - The Capitols
5. This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You) - The Isley Brothers
6. I Spy (For the F.B.I.) - Jamo Thomas & His Party Brothers Orchestra
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Disc: 3
1. Green Onions - Booker T & The MGs
2. Comin' Home Baby - Mel Tormé
3. Walking The Dog - Rufus Thomas
4. Dimples - John Lee Hooker
5. The In Crowd - Dobie Gray
6. Fortune Teller - Benny Spellman
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Product Description

Greatest Ever Mod brings together 60 of the finest soul, jazz, rock, ska and blues tracks ever recorded. Mod is a broad church and with the exception of a few genres (heavy metal included!) it has a little something to offer almost everyone.

These 3CDs perfectly illustrate the aesthetic that fulled the original Mod incarnation in the 1960s and shaped the music that came in its wake. From Booker T & The MGs and Small Faces to The Specials and Madness, Greatest Ever Mod is the essential guide to this most stylish of music and fashion movements.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By M. Dowden HALL OF FAMETOP 50 REVIEWERVINE VOICE on 16 Jun 2014
This is a really good collection of ‘Mod’ music, a term that can be quite elastic, as you can then start dividing this sub-culture into hard and soft, and into what was when I was at school called Rude Boys, and then Skinheads. For most people I suspect the word Mod just brings to mind a certain way of dressing and scooters.

This triple CD box set contains in total sixty tracks both from the original movement, and then its revival and gives you quite a varied type of music to listen to. The Mod movement arguably started off with Jazz as the music of the scene, but it evolved from there incorporating Ska, Rhythm and Blues as well as Soul, meaning that you have a really good selection of music here.

For some listening to this will bring back memories of younger days, but for others this will be the first time that they may have come across some of these bands and music and hopefully will be something that they enjoy. In all this is well worth listening to.
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If you know QUADROPHENIA and think just listening to THE WHO will understand how the work was created is wrong. This box shows and tells exactly what the great work it is. It's the best compilation on the subject I've ever heard. Most do not even know what is the best or THE WHO album in this Collection. If you want to understand what is to be a MOD that is the CD BOX. 3 CDs tell begining, the best time and de hits! More than perfect. Starting this box discover other things will be infinity. And the sound quality is better than the albuns of the time. Maybe it seems that all remixed and made something special in sound quality just for that box. Do not even know how to sort a collection of this type. It is much better than a lot of MOD albuns band. It's an album that does not disturb your life, but only leaves you very impressed with the movement. Maybe the best moviment in the history of rock n'roll! Ever!
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By nikki on 19 July 2014
Good selection of songs on this box set. I wanted it as there were a couple of songs on there that I wanted to get hold of. This set was very good value for money which made it a good buy. Good tunes. Arrived quickly, well packaged. No complaints
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By Jimbob on 17 Aug 2014
Great value for money & a heap of wonderful songs.. But a mod compilation so big, without a single track by The Who? I can only guess permission or copyright denied access. Still well worth a purchase!
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By A. J. Scoffin on 24 July 2014
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Great VFM a good cross section of the various Mod eras
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By Mr. J. J. Hughes on 24 Aug 2014
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great value for any sixties music fan mod or not
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great music cd well packed recommend+++
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By dave on 23 Jun 2014
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really good buy good music like it loads and loads always listening to it over and over again proper music.
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