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Staying Power - Gavin Watson - Victoria and Albert Museum - 1981

Gavin Watson, 'Micklefield', Museum no. © Gavin Watson / Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund.

how punk and reggae fought back against racism in the 70s | read | i-D

how punk and reggae fought back against racism in the 70s

original skinheads. that was the times…

Bigger Boss Parlour are: Colonel Titus and Madame Colonelle, couple obsessed about reggae, skinhead culture and travelling around the globe seeking new nighters and gigs to attend:)

Teddy boys. These boys were a part of subculture that like to dress similar to dandies in the Edwardian period.

Teddy Boys Subculture - A group of young boys showing off their rebellious styles and attitudes, constantly trying to attract media attention through violence and subculture clashes.

By the way...: Rocker, Mods, Punk, Rude boy, Skinheads, Teddy boy...

Rocker, Mods, Punk, Rude boy, Skinheads, Teddy boy...

London’s Underground Rockabilly Scene — Vantage — Medium

London’s Underground Rockabilly Scene

London’s Underground Rockabilly Scene – Pixel Magazine – Medium

Group of teenagers, Notting Hill Carnival, London, 1975.

Notting Hill Carnival: the early years

Notting Hill Carnival: The Early Years: Group of teenagers sitting and standing on a wall, Notting Hill Carnival London, Photo: Richard Braine

The Leather Boys

newamusements: “ The Leather Boys 1964 Rita Tushingham and Colin Campbell ”

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Photographs by Gavin Watson

As a young teen from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, British photographer Gavin Watson captured the insular life of the skinhead scene in 1980’s England. Famous for his two books on skinhead life, Skins and Skins and Punks, Watson later ventured into the burgeoning rave culture in the U.K with his book Raving ‘89. It didn’t hurt that his younger brother Neville Watson is now a well-regarded Producer and DJ born from that era. During this time, the young photographer shot emerging British and…

From Skinheads to Fashion: British Photographer Gavin Watson Discusses His Career - Feature Shoot