Mod a way of life — The Obsessive
“I only found out the other day that that 'mod thing' was about the whole look, not just about scooters–thank God for that eh?” Frazer Jellyman, lovely Brummie biker bloke To a born and bred biker or 'rocker', why anyone would want a scooter is just incomprehensible. But, in a way,
Incredible pics show Mods rucking with rockers and showing off scooters
SNAPS shine a light on the tribe of style-obsessed r&b fanatics who shocked the country. In the mid-sixties they would often descend en-masse to British seaside resorts on the south coast including Margate, Hasting and their spiritual home of Brighton. While there, they would battle their sworn enemies - the rockers.