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Patrick Foisy
Worked at Commission Scolaire de Montreal
Attended Université de Montréal
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Profiles Of The Best 60s / Mod DJs in North America: Special Edition - MODtreal 2016
The 2016 edition of MODtreal  has one impressive line-up of DJs. Aside from our official resident DJ, Mod Marty from the On Target radio show and yours truly, DJ Parka Pat, we are proud to welcome some of the best wax spinners on the continent. Every genres...
The 2016 edition of MODtreal has one impressive line-up of DJs. Aside from our official resident DJ, Mod Marty from the On Target radio show and yours truly, DJ Parka Pat, we are proud to welcome some of the best wax spinners...
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Profiles Of The Best 60s / Mod DJs in North America: Special Edition - East Coast Classic Rally
From June 3rd to the 5th, the East Coast Classic Scooter Rally will be held in Asbury Park, New Jersey. I was lucky enough to be asked to DJ the event and when I saw who I was sharing the decks with, that's when I started to really get excited.  But that's ...
From June 3rd to the 5th, the East Coast Classic Scooter Rally will be held in Asbury Park, New Jersey. I was lucky enough to be asked to DJ the event and when I saw who I was sharing the decks with, that's when I started to ...
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Where does a Mod live?
Where does a Mod live? I've often asked myself that question. There's certainly more existential, meaningful and important questions that I could be asking myself but the readers of this blog are probably not looking at me for spiritual guidance. Back to th...
Where does a Mod live? I've often asked myself that question. There's certainly more existential, meaningful and important questions that I could be asking myself but the readers of this blog are probably not looking at me fo...
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Get out your dancing shoes!
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Direct from Parka Pat's DJ box, a collection of obscure Soul & RnB 45s that you might not have heard before. Why these records never became hits is a mystery.
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The Making of a Mod Video - Parka Avenue & Mordicus Team Up
A few months back, I was approached by director Ken Allaire, on the behalf of Mordicus , an energetic and talented Power Pop band from my own province of Quebec to possibly help out on a project he was working on.  Album cover from the recently released Edg...
A few months back, I was approached by director Ken Allaire, on the behalf of Mordicus, an energetic and talented Power Pop band from my own province of Quebec to possibly help out on a project he was working on. Album cov...
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The Dance Crazes of the Sixties - Mods & Rockers Unite!
If a man doesn't know how to dance he doesn't know how to make love, there I said it! - Craig Ferguson Mods dancing at Ready, Steady, Go! I always loved to dance. At a club, if you want to find me, I'll either be behind the decks or on the floor dancing and...
If a man doesn't know how to dance he doesn't know how to make love, there I said it! - Craig Ferguson Mods dancing at Ready, Steady, Go! I always loved to dance. At a club, if you want to find me, I'll either be behind th...
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Shoes Are Not Your Thing? Are Your Sure You're A Mod?
Shoes are such an integral and important part of the Mod wardrobe that some are known by the Mod band that wore them. Yes, I'm refering to you Jam shoes! I don't know of any other subculture that obsesses as much about their footwear. We can maybe make a ca...
Shoes are such an integral and important part of the Mod wardrobe that some are known by the Mod band that wore them. Yes, I'm refering to you Jam shoes! I don't know of any other subculture that obsesses as much about their ...
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When Mod Fashion Was Introduced To America
Some will say that the true spirit of Mod was dead by 1966. But if you stop and think about it, if it wasn't for an article published in May 1966, the Mod movement would probably not be the global phenomenon that we know today. There's no denying the impact...
Some will say that the true spirit of Mod was dead by 1966. But if you stop and think about it, if it wasn't for an article published in May 1966, the Mod movement would probably not be the global phenomenon that we know toda...
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The Top 6 Mod Books That Might Be Missing From Your Library
I doubt many of you have never held a copy of Richard Barnes' book Mods . Back in the late 80s, living in Canada, finding a copy wasn't an easy thing to do. Nonetheless, it was the book to have. My good friend Daniel recalls the lengths he went to so he cou...
I doubt many of you have never held a copy of Richard Barnes' book Mods. Back in the late 80s, living in Canada, finding a copy wasn't an easy thing to do. Nonetheless, it was the book to have. My good friend Daniel recalls t...
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What is the ultimate Mod car?
WARNING: If you just did a Google search looking for what could be the coolest "mod" (ie modification) for your souped up ride, you're in the wrong place. If the words, style, mohair, Soul, RnB, allnighter, Lambretta, bespoke, all have meaning, you have man...
WARNING: If you just did a Google search looking for what could be the coolest "mod" (ie modification) for your souped up ride, you're in the wrong place. If the words, style, mohair, Soul, RnB, allnighter, Lambretta, bespoke...
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MODtreal 2015 - A Retrospective
MODtreal was a success because of all the people involved. We
have momemtum and we are building upon it. The reason why I started this little
venture was for the simple fact that I like to surround myself with passionate
people. To be honest, it doesn't rea...
MODtreal was a success because of all the people involved. We have momemtum and we are building upon it. The reason why I started this little venture was for the simple fact that I like to surround myself with passionate peop...
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