50 Years of British Style: Skinheads in Shoreditch, London, 1979

Ben Sherman: 50 years of style culture - in pictures

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Possibly the best UK movie ever made. Yes, that good.

Directed by Shane Meadows. With Thomas Turgoose, Stephen Graham, Jo Hartley, Andrew Shim. A young boy becomes friends with a gang of skinheads. Friends soon become like family, and relationships will be pushed to the very limit.

“Let’s Dance the Ska”   Lord Gayle and the Seasiders   Federal Records (Kingston, Jamaica) (1964)

Let’s Dance the Ska, Lord Gayle and the Seasiders, LP cover